Contact: Tiffany Olson
(619) 338-9981 ext. 15
-- For Immediate Release --
“Peace-ing Communities Together” in San Diego
(March 10, 2010): "Peace-ing Communities Together", the third annual Hostelling International USA Peace Building Conference for young adults, will be held on April 10-11, 2010.
The first day of the conference takes place at SDSU and will include: World Café conversation to discuss and explore positive social change; Dynamic speakers that believe in “elevation through creative education”; Interactive workshop on cross-generational leadership presented by Young Nonprofit Professional Network (YNPN). On the second day, participants will take part in a local community service project.
Conference cost is $30 or $20 for YNPN members or members of the SDSU International Security and Conflict Resolution Student Society
The conference will connect young adults (ages 18-35), empowering them to make a positive impact on their local and global communities. Through interactive conversations and workshops, participants will discover their personal strengths, develop leadership skills, inspire others, and create an action plan for the future.
Hostelling International is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization whose mission is to promote global awareness through travel. In addition to providing quality budget accommodations, HI - San Diego reaches out to the community through educational programs designed to promote cultural understanding and active global citizenship.
For more information or to RSVP for this event, please visit www.peacebuildingsandiego.org or call (619) 338-9981, ext. 14.