Bishnu, a student at Sullivan High School in Chicago, ILis arranging the books at the Pembrooke library. Visiting and helping with the library was one of the three projects that the summer institute students did during the peace here.there..everywhere summer institute.
I was hesitant about spending a weekend with folks I hadn't seen in over 40 years, but as soon as I got out of the car I was greeted with hugs and warm welcomes. What a great way to begin a weekend!
A summer youth led institute that lets YOU serve your country by serving your community. Here is a break down of what the institute will be about!
WHO: Just exactly who is the Peace. Here..There…Everywhere Institute trying to reach? We want self -motivated, driven students who are dedicated to social change and justice. Applicants must posses a genuine passion for living a non-violent lifestyle and working in diverse work environments with students across various Chicago communities.
AFSC is a Quaker organization devoted to service, development, and peace programs throughout the world. Our work is based on the belief in the worth of every person, and faith in the power of love to overcome violence and injustice. Learn more
Where we work
AFSC has office around the world. To see a complete list see the Where We Work page.