In the News

3 10, 2019

A Statement from Our Staff on Recent Events

Dear Everyone, As an organization who has worked for two decades with children, families, adults, and organizations to better understand how we can hone our skills to be peacemakers and problem solvers in our own communities, we have become deeply connected and aware of the violence and systemic oppression our communities have

19 09, 2019

Our Equity Journey

by Natalie Spriggs, Director of Programs Here at Peace Learning Center, the staff spend a lot of time discussing and analyzing equity.  If folks are talking about peace, equity must be part of the conversation AND the conversation has to be more than a check box of “we talked

19 07, 2019

Two Weeks of Two Different Camps

by Kate Owens July is a special time at Peace Learning Center because it is when we host our two specialty camps! Climate camp is put on in collaboration with Earth Charter–Indiana and brings together Indianapolis youth ages 5-17 to learn about climate and sustainability. Every day of climate

10 07, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: Samerian Foundation Presenting Sponsor of Peace Learning Center’s

For Immediate Release: July 9, 2019 Contact: Tiffany Talbert Director of Operations Phone: 317-327-7144 Samerian Foundation Announces Sponsors of Peace Learning Center’s Bubbles and Bowties Samerian Foundation will present Peace Learning Center’s annual adult prom and fundraising event through a $15,000 sponsorship Event: Bubbles and Bowties: 3rd Annual

20 02, 2019

PLC in Jamaica

by Frankie Keesee, Field Trip Coordinator & Spanish Specialist Participating in the trip to Jamaica this past January was both personally and professionally fulfilling.  My grandmother was a proud Jamaican woman, born and raised in Lucea, Jamaica.  I was able to travel to Jamaica with her, visit her hometown,

7 06, 2018

Peace Learning Center in Cuba

by Frankie Veesee From May 16-20 I was able to travel to Havana, Cuba with Indiana Futsal!  Indiana Futsal was invited by two Cuban-based non-profits (La Liga en Cuba and Artecorte) to schedule futsal tournaments for the men’s and women’s leagues at the end of May.  I was invited

18 04, 2018

How do we save the babies and the mothers?

by Naeemah Jackson, Family Programs Director Why are Black mothers and babies in the United States dying at more than double the rate of White mothers and babies?  The answer has everything to do with the lived experience of being a Black woman in America.  - Linda Villarosa, “Sunday New

23 01, 2018

End of Year Appeal Thank You

Join us in thanking our End-of-Year Appeal donors: Michael Goldfarb David Burr Dr. James and Linda Trippi Roderick Wheeler Nancy Lindhjem Katherine B. Marvell & Cornelius S. Martin William & Sarah Littlejohn Andrew J. Pike & Sharon D. Horvath R. J. Gibson Brian & Kenda Friend Karen L. Schneider

17 11, 2017

November Donor Thank You

Join us in thanking our November donors: Blake Johnson Erin Tanner Stacy Robinson Sarah Haas Janie & John Westermeier Barbara Townsend Allison Kellum

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