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USA: College Students Sponsored By Philly Unificationists

Prepared by FFWPU USA Unificationists in Pennsylvania are helping several local high school graduates pursue higher education by sponsoring them to attend various colleges in the area. Philadelphia Family Church contributed to the tuition of seven high-achieving students from Martin Luther King High School while striving to transform their Germantown neighborhood through building...

USA: The Roads That Bind Us

Prepared by FFWPU USA While a diverse team of young Unificationists continues traveling across the U.S. on the Peace Road: Reconciling All People national tour, tributary events have been happening in numerous communities around the nation as well. From Kentucky to Michigan and Colorado, clergy and public officials have joined locals gathering at...

USA: I Am Essential,’ Camp KOGAPE Connects

Prepared by FFWPU USA From July 27 to 31, 88 youth and staff from around the United States, Canada, and even India gathered online to join Camp KOGAPE, the Family Federation for World Peace and Unification (FFWPU) Midwest Region’s annual summer youth camp. Within the theme of “I Am Essential,” the participants explored...

USA: Hundreds of Peace Starts With Me Masks Given Away

Prepared by FFWPU USA Peace Starts With Me is on the faces of hundreds of people in New York and New Jersey after several young Unificationists gave away ‘Peace Starts With Me’ masks on the street on July 30. “We are spreading the message of world peace, especially during this time,” said Andak...

USA: Peace Road Recap: From Lady Liberty to ‘I Have A Dream’

Prepared by FFWPU USA The Peace Road team has been extremely busy on the Peace Road 2020: Reconciling All People national tour—traveling through seven states in less than a week! From the East Coast to the Deep South, their schedule has been jam-packed August 1 to 5 as they join local clergy and...

USA: Donate to Keep Peace Road Rolling

Prepared by FFWPU USA Peace Road 2020: Reconciling All People is going on a road trip. A van of young Unificationists will tour the country, bringing healing and reconciliation to America. The four-week tour, kicking off virtually on July 28 and ending August 21, aims to stem the conflict and suffering happening in...

USA: Summer Camp 2020 – Igniting Faith from Home

Prepared by FFWPU USA This summer, children are enjoying the perks of camp right from their own homes. From California to New York, digital devices have become the source of virtual camp experiences in households across the U.S. as organizers follow safety measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. Unificationist leaders are also connecting remote...

USA: Creating Social Change with Mother of Peace

Prepared by FFWPU USA A Unificationist couple, inspired by the recent memoir of Dr. Hak Ja Han Moon, known as the Mother of Peace, created an online petition calling for all women in America to bring peace to their communities. Stephen and Hisae Child of Reno, Nevada, said the petition aims to unite...

USA: Reset with God, UPF Hosts Weekly Interfaith Prayer During Covid

Prepared by FFWPU USA Faith leaders of different religions have come together to pray for global unity and healing from the coronavirus, including leaders of Universal Peace Federation (UPF). For the past several weeks, the organization has hosted a live interfaith prayer online through Zoom and Facebook, bringing together hundreds of people of...

USA: Listen and Learn – Uplifting the Black Voices of Our Community

Prepared by FFWPU USA As thousands of people protest racial discrimination in cities across the U.S. after the death of George Floyd, recent events have sparked conversations everywhere, involving people of all races. Unificationists are also sharing their thoughts and experiences as leaders encourage everyone to listen and learn. “We represent the microcosm...