The Reverend William A. Lawson, founding pastor of Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church, shared the true story of how Houston accomplished “practical peace building” in a time of trouble.
Few places in the world are as full of desperation and violence as Sudan today. Years of civil war and ruthless genocide have cost hundreds of thousands of lives and have displaced even more.
Positive change for a country or culture can begin with one individual. Confronting one's personal grievances can lead to renewed trust and understanding.
Uniting groups that have a history of conflict is at the heart of our organization's mission.
Big things can happen when diverse groups work together to achieve common goals.
Our mission is to bring diverse groups together to generate dialogue in order to bridge differences and collaborate to tackle challenges in their communities.
We are active in initiatives in our headquarters city of Houston, Texas, and with leaders from all regions of Sudan.
April 26, 2014
Meet with other Sudanese/South Sudanese leaders from the New York City region in an intergenerational workshop focused on how to build sustainable peace for societies in conflict.