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Announcement :: Social Welfare
14th Annual Mother's Day Walk for Peace
02 May 2010
When: Sunday, May 9, 2010, 7:00 am to 10:30 am
Where: Town Field Park • 1565 Dorchester Ave, Fields Corner • March to Codman Square and back to Town Field Park • Dorchester
Start: 2010 May 9 - 7:00am
End: 2010 May 9 - 10:30am
The 14th Annual Mothers Walk for Peace raises funds to support families statewide who have lost loved ones to violence by raising funds for the Louis D. Brown Peace Institute http://www.louisdbrownpeaceinstitute.org.

Registration starts at 7:00 AM. The walk route stretches approximately 3.6 miles from Town Field Park in Fields Corner (1565 Dorchester Ave., through Codman Square and ending back at Town Field Park -- all in Dorchester.

The walk allows the Peace Institute to continue the following work:
• Assisting and supporting the families of homicide victims;
• Creating an environment for reconciliation and healing between families of victims and offenders;
• Providing nationally-recognized school-based Peace Education programs that help students heal from trauma and loss, make positive decisions, and
develop leadership and peacemaking skills;
• Running its Leadership Academy with workshops, trainings, and networking opportunities where survivors of violence build skills in public policy knowledge and advocacy;
See also:
http://www.louisdbrownpeaceinstitute.org

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