1. To provide a forum for connecting, sharing of best practices, collaboration and support of organizations and individuals involved in peace efforts;

2. To coordinate the activities of both individuals and organizations in preventing and responding to crises or acts of violence; 

3. To raise public awareness and educate the public regarding methods of achieving a nonviolent and more peaceful community; 

4. To provide member organizations shared resources such as training rooms, gathering and meeting spaces, and resource materials, to allow them to operate more efficiently and make better use of scarce resources.