RESCHEDULED: We have rescheduled the Bystander Intervention training scheduled to Wednesday April 12th 7PM. We apologize for any inconvenience.
You see a driver yelling at an African-American person as they walk down the street; you witness a man harassing a woman with a hijab on public transit; you notice someone stopping a trans woman from going into a bathroom at a restaurant.
Learn how to intervene.
Carolina Peace Resource Center, Showing Up for Racial Justice Columbia and Columbia College Multicultural Affairs will conduct a bystander intervention workshop at 7 p.m. on April 5 at Columbia College in the Student Union Lounge. Continue reading “RESCHEDULED:Carolina Peace to host bystander intervention workshop WED April 12th” →
Join us, Saturday, February 4, 9 am – 3 pm, at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Columbia, SC, 2701 Heyward St, Columbia, SC. RSVP / Share on Facebook. Registration recommended.
8:45AM Doors Open
9AM-9:10AM Welcome Continue reading “Power to the Peaceful, Sat, Feb 4, 9 am – 3 pm” →
Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) Basic Workshop (SW CEUs offered), Columbia, SC, December 9-11, 2016
Deadline for registration is December 2
Alternatives to Violence Program (AVP) Workshops
Friday Dec 12th – Sunday Dec 14th
Columbia Friends Meeting House
120 Pisgah Church Road, Columbia, SC
Offered for the first time in South Carolina, this three-day workshop introduces the concepts, principles and tools of nonviolent conflict resolution and Transforming Power. Once a participant has completed the Basic Workshop, s/he is free to participate in the Advance Workshop (Jan. 9-11, 2015) and the Training for Trainers Workshop (Feb. 6-8. 2015). Recommended for students, social workers, law enforcement officers, community volunteers, teachers, or anyone interested in solving problems peacefully.
December workshop schedule: Friday 5:30 – 9 pm, Saturday 8 am – 9 pm, Sunday 12 noon – 5 pm. Housing options available.
Deadline to Register: MONDAY Dec 1st. Suggested registration donation $25, which includes 5 meals. Scholarships available.
Sponsored by the Columbia Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends and the Carolina Peace Resource Center.