Hands On Peace Event (H.O.P.E.) hosted by Rotary Club of Fort Worth
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Hands On Peace Event (H.O.P.E.) hosted by Rotary Club of Fort Worth

Hands On Peace Event (H.O.P.E.) hosted by Rotary Club of Fort Worth

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Texas Wesleyan University

1303 Wesleyan St.

Ella C. McFadden Science Center

Fort Worth, TX 76105

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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

Keynote Speaker

Congresswoman Kay Granger

Breakout Sessions

  • 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.
Patrice Napier
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
  • JustServ
  • 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, asdavis@txwes.edu

FAQs

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 executivedirector@rotaryfortworth.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.


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