Thursday, April 02, 2009

The "Nonviolence as a Pathway to Peace" Essay Contest was initiated to promote the
Season for Nonviolence, Jan. 30-Apr. 4 as an ongoing memorial to Martin Luther King and Mahatma Gandhi and their philosophy of nonviolence.
Because of your participation in this contest you and your family/friends are invited to attend the Awards Reception for the contest winners on
Tuesday, Apr. 14, 2009, 7-9:00 PM
Unity of Livonia
28660 Five Mile Road
Livonia, MI 48154 (n. side of Five, bet. Inkster and Middlebelt Rds.)
This reception is open to the public as well with possible attendance of the Livonia Mayor, Jack Kirksey and State Senator, Glenn Anderson. The guest speaker is Linda Chomin, Health and Community Life Reporter for the Observer & Eccentric Newspaper.
The contest awards will go to:
$250.00 - Molly Fessler, Plymouth High School, Plymouth
$100.00 - Raja Al-Meraisi, Universal Academy, Detroit
$ 50.00 - Arthur Burse, Jr., Universal Preparatory High School, Detroit
$250.00 - Lauren Schwarz, Madonna University, Livonia
$100.00 - Annie W. Robbins, Washtenaw Community College, Ypsilanti
$ 50.00 - Kevin Edward Szawala, Wayne State University, Northville
Rosemary Doyle, Education Director
Citizens for Peace Education Fund