Apr
25
6:00 PM18:00

2019 Peace Heroes Awards

The Peace Center of Connecticut, Inc. Is Honored to announce the 2019 Peace Heroes Awards. Join us as we build on the legacy of Peace by honoring our 2nd class of local and national Heroes of Peace. Our 2018 Inductees set the path for others to join our Peace Heroes Legacy Hall and our annual gala and fundraising event ensures the continuation of our work for Peace.

Check back for updates on the Peace Hero Candidates, Event Program, Menu, Sponsors and more...

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Apr
19
5:00 PM17:00

Peace Center of Connecticut, Inc. 2018 Peace Hero Awards

The Peace Center of Connecticut, Inc. Hosts the first annual Peace Hero Awards & Fundraiser. "Celebrating our Heroes" A night of honoring those who are dedicating themselves to spreading peace, working for peace and standing for peace. 

(*Registration is Required*) Please visit the Eventbrite link below:

 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/peace-center-of-connecticut-peace-hero-awards-tickets-43197453747

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If you or your organization are interested in sponsoring the event please review the sponsorship levels listed below. Thank you for your consideration.

Platinum Sponsor -$10,000

Recognition as a Founding Donor on our web site and promotional documents for two years

Full page program ad & listing as a sponsor in the program booklet

Social media shout out in pre-event promotion

Shout out at the Event

Shout out in social media as a founding donor for 6 months

Up to 8 complimentary tickets

 Gold Sponsor—$7,500

Placement on our web site for 18 months

Half page program ad & listing as a sponsor in the program booklet

Social media shout out in pre-event promotion

Shout out at the event

Shout out on social media at least twice for two weeks after the event

Up to 6 complimentary tickets

Silver Sponsor—$5,000

Placement on our web site for one year

One quarter page ad & listing as a sponsor in the program booklet

Social media shout out in pre-event promotion

Shout out in social media once during the week after the event

Up to 4 complimentary tickets*

 Bronze Sponsor—$2,500

Placement on our web site for six months

Business card ad & listing as a sponsor in n the program booklet

Social media shout out in pre-event promotion

Shout out in social media once during the week after the event

Up to 2 complimentary tickets*

Friend of the Peace Center - $500 to $1,500

Listing in the Program Booklet and on the website, shout out in pre-event promotion

Please Contact Iran Nazario at 860-922-3552 or via e-mail at peacecenterofconnecticut@gmail.com for a sponsorship packet. 

Bronze Level Sponsor for the 2018 Peace Hero Awards - Waters Construction Company Incorporated. 300 Bostwick Avenue in Bridgeport CT.

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Mar
29
6:00 PM18:00

Bullets into Bells: Poets & Citizens Respond to Gun Violence

The Peace Center of Connecticut, Inc in partnership with Trinity College in Hartford CT host this powerful book reading and conversation. 

In the Washington Room at Mather Hall. Editors Brian Clements, Alexandra Teague, and Dean Rader discuss Bullets into Bells: Poets & Citizens Respond to Gun Violence.

Focused on the crisis of gun violence in America, Bullets into Bells brings together poems by dozens of the country’s best-known poets, including Billy Collins, Mark Doty, Rita Dove, Martín Espada, Naomi Shihab Nye, Ocean Vuong, and Juan Felipe Herrera. Each poem is followed by a response from a gun violence prevention activist. The names of all participants will be added in the coming days. The result is a persuasive and moving testament to the urgent need for gun control. 

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Nov
20
3:00 PM15:00

Peace Center of Connecticut, Inc. partnering to host We Can End #GunViolence Fireside Chat

The Peace Center of Connecticut, Inc. in partnership with The Hispanic Federation and with the sponsorship support of IHeartMEDIA are hosting a "Fireside Chat" with The Honorable Richard Blumenthal, U.S. Senator for Connecticut and The Honorable Chris Murphy, U.S Senator for Connecticut. You can join the conversation Live on Twitter @PeaceCenterofCT or @HispanicFedCT or @iHeartRadio or by visiting the Peace Center of Connecticut, Inc. Facebook page. You can look up the conversation by using the #GunViolence. 

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