The Rotary Club of Fort Worth invites you to participate in its inaugural Hands On Peace Event (H.O.P.E.) from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 25 on the Texas Wesleyan University campus.
Conference attendees will engage with community leaders, including U.S. Rep. Kay Granger and Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald, in an interactive discussion on timely topics such as interfaith peace, civil discourse and social justice, community and international affairs, and more. Through education and dialogue, The Rotary Club of Fort Worth’s mission is to promote a more inclusive, peaceful, and productive community.
Tickets are $10 and include lunch. To purchase tickets, visit https://rotaryhope.eventbrite.com. A portion of the registration fee will be donated to the efforts of a local community garden.
The event is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Fort Worth, Texas Wesleyan University, Arcturis and Williams Trew.
Congresswoman Kay Granger
Dr. Robert A. Hunt, Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University
Angela Mitakidis, Southern Methodist University
Robyn Short, Robyn Short|Alternative Dispute Resolution
Cheryl Kimberling, Ph.D., Multicultural Alliance
Imran Ahmed, Ph.D.
Michael Ross, M.D.
Gregory K. Stephens, Ph.D.
Estrus Tucker, Center for Courage and Renewal
Cindy Johnson, Center for Courage and Renewal
Sharon Herrera, LGBTQ S.A.V.E.S.
Mervil Johnson, Tarrant County Workforce Solutions
Dr. Barbara Kirby, Assistant Professor, Texas Wesleyan Mediation Team, Texas Wesleyan University
Dr. Joel Fitzgerald, Fort Worth Police Department, Chief of Police
Marcy L. Paul, Ph.D., UNT Health Science Center, School of Public Health
Gala Stafford, CHW, UNT Health Science Center, School of Public Health
Becky Storey, Area Director, Refugee Services of Texas
Jean-Claude Mauridi, Resettlement and Placement Supervisor, Refugee Services of Texas
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