The Rotary Club of Fort Worth invites you to participate in its inaugural Hands On Peace Event (H.O.P.E.) from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 25 on the Texas Wesleyan University campus.
Ticket price includes morning refreshments and a boxed lunch. This is a non-profit event.
Hands On Peace Event (H.O.P.E.) Schedule
Congresswoman Kay Granger
- When Cultures Collide
Dr. Robert A. Hunt, Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University
- 21st Century Family Conflict
Angela Mitakidis, Southern Methodist University
- Peace in the Workplace
Robyn Short, Robyn Short|Alternative Dispute Resolution
- Interfaith Peace
Cheryl Kimberling, Ph.D., Multicultural Alliance
Imran Ahmed, Ph.D.
Michael Ross, M.D.
Gregory K. Stephens, Ph.D.
- The Inner and Outer Work of Peace: Civil Discourse & Social Justice
Estrus Tucker, Center for Courage and Renewal
Cindy Johnson, Center for Courage and Renewal
Sharon Herrera, LGBTQ S.A.V.E.S.
Mervil Johnson, Tarrant County Workforce Solutions
- Mediation as a Tool for Peace Building
Dr. Barbara Kirby, Assistant Professor, Texas Wesleyan Mediation Team, Texas Wesleyan University
- Police and Community Relations
Dr. Joel Fitzgerald, Fort Worth Police Department, Chief of Police
- Healthy Moms-Healthy Babies-Healthy Community (H3): A Call to Action
Marcy L. Paul, Ph.D., UNT Health Science Center, School of Public Health
Gala Stafford, CHW, UNT Health Science Center, School of Public Health
- Challenges Faced by Refugees and How We Can Help
Becky Storey, Area Director, Refugee Services of Texas
Jean-Claude Mauridi, Resettlement and Placement Supervisor, Refugee Services of Texas
Hall of Peace booths:
- Multicultural Alliance
- Fort Worth Sister Cities International
- SMU Center for Dispute Resolution and Conflict Management
- Robyn Short|Alternative Dispute Resolution
- Refugee Services of Texas
The event is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Fort Worth, Texas Wesleyan University, Arcturis, and Williams Trew.
Media contact: Ann Davis, email@example.com
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Free, easy access parking in front of the building. Look for the President's Ambassadors in blue TWU shirts to help you find your way.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Rotary office phone 817-715-6316 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
What's the refund policy?
All sales are final. The proceeds from ticket sales will be used to fund the H.O.P.E. service project.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
It is helpful but not required. We will have a list of attendees at the registration table.
Can I update my registration information?
Yes, simply contact the Rotary Office.
Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?
Yes, please ask them to bring the paper copy of the ticket so we can check off the original attendee.