To promote and make available education and resources for peace and nonviolent conflict resolution in individual, community, national global and environmental contexts. We seek the widest possible collaboration and cooperation with others to achieve our purpose.
The Board of Directors
Tom H. Hastings
"Peace starts, happens, builds and continues with nonviolence, never with violence."
"I will never be separated from my family – all 7.442+ billion of us."
Paloma Ayala Vela
"We are at a stage in human history where we can say with confidence that there are better and more effective alternatives to war and violence."
The Oregon Peace Institute is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
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