Sunday, May 15, 2016

Peace Week 2016 Planning Begins

World Peace:

The day the power of love overrules the love of power, the world will know peace

- Mahatma Gandhi - 

Who are the members of the YAC Peace Week Planning Team?  TBD after first meeting in May, the list below are people who have been involved in this project in the past or are part of the YAC and YLOKCasady leadership.  The Casady Peace Week will be the first project of the year for Casady YAC.  The week's teen facilitator, project chair is Mason T.

From every division at Casady School:  
Carmen C. Mrs. France, Mrs. Sharp, Mrs. Thompson, Mrs. Pardue, Mrs Beckram, Miss Kruse, Mrs. Jew, Mrs. Morgan  Consultant: Mrs. Pat Czerwinski, Mr. Moore, Mrs. Nielsen, Father Blizzard, Father Youmans, Mrs. Lynn Robertson, Mr. Andy Dema

OKC Community: International Day of Peace @ OCU-The Masts, UN: Bill Bryant, Respect Diversity Foundation: Joan Korenblit, OCU: Dr. Reinheart, Interfaith Alliance: Dr. Rubinstein, Dr. Noel Jacobs,OCC: Dr. William Tabernee 

Seniors: Grace, Cathy, Miranda, Johnny, Erik
Juniors: Safra and Mariam, Mallory and Gabrielle (Day for Kids at Boys and Girls Club)
Sophomores:  Mason T (Peace Week Project Chair)
Freshmen: ?

Possible connections to Clubs:  YAC, Environmental Club, STUCO, YLOKC, French Club, Chinese Club, MD International and Service Club, Art club, Casady orchestra and choir, Science Olympiad, Boys and Girls Club at Memorial Park, Casady After School Care, Casady Summer By the Lake, Films Club

Theme & WHY

PEACE WEEK: Theme(s) for voting: 
Oneness with Diversity 
GOING Beyond Co-existence

Why!  Unifying different backgrounds into one community.  

WHAT and HOW? 
Forthcoming after full planning teams meet to finalize calendars with activities that have measurable outcomes and are connected to the WHY and the UN sustainable goals