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“When you realize the wholeness and interdependence of life, you have to take care of everyone, and to do that, you have to work with every ingredient of life.” - Zen Master Bernie Glassman, Founder

 

The mission of the Zen Peacemakers is to alleviate suffering in the world by promoting meditation, study, direct social service and multi-faith co-operation. By making a donation, you support important programs and internships that integrate practice with service and peacemaking.

We greatly appreciate unrestricted gifts since they provide us with the greatest flexibility in funding our work.

 

You can also support the following restricted programs:

Donate to the Elder Fund

bernie-upayaIn honor of Bernie’s 75th Birthday and the work he has done, Zen Peacemakers has established an Elder Fund to sustain Bernie and Eve when Bernie can no longer maintain his schedule of retreats and workshops and the related income ends. Please contribute to this Elder Fund:

  • If you would like to make a one-time contribution to this special fund, please enter your Donation amount below and click on the “Add to Cart” Button.
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  • If you would like to make a monthly contribution of $9 to this special fund, please use the Subscription button below.

  • If you would like to make a monthly contribution of $18 to this special fund, please use the Subscription button below.

  • If you would like to make a monthly contribution of $25 to this special fund, please use the Subscription button below.

  • Your tax-exempt donation can also be mailed to:

    Zen Peacemakers

    P.O. Box 460 Sunderland, MA 01375

 

Zen Peacemakers is a non-profit 501c(3) charitable New York corporation

 

Join the Action Become a Friend of Bernie

Please join Bernie as global change agents waging peace and building hope for people worldwide. Help him in making children laugh, feeding the hungry, promoting love not hate and bringing peace instead of war. Become a Friend of Bernie and turn your principles into action. Through monthly credit card or automatic bank draft donations, your gifts provide a steady—and most important—a predictable source of income we can plan on and budget for as we try to anticipate what lies ahead.

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Partner
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Supporter
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Scholarships for Africans to attend the First Cohort of the Bearing Witness Training Program

Jack Nkinzingabo, from Rwanda, and Florence Nangabire, from the Congo have been invited to attend the Bearing Witness Training Program so that they could be staff and council facilitators if the retreat is held. Jack is a journalist and photographer and Florence works for a NGO helping orphans. She has adopted 3 orphans.

Please donate scholarship monies to help finance their air costs (twice to Krakow and once to NY) housing, food and visa expenses.
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You can also give Laurie Smith, (413) 367-5278, your credit card information, or send a check made payable to Zen Peacemakers, PO Box 460, Sunderland, MA 01375 attention African Scholarships.

Zen Peacemakers is a non-profit 501c(3) charitable New York corporation


We deeply appreciate the previous and current support of

      Foundations:A&A Hixon Fund, AsIs Foundation, Hemera Foundation, Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation, the Lenz Foundation

      Businesses: Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream, Big Y, Brooks Bend Farm, Cynthia Roderick Photography, Diemand Farm, Enterprise Farm, Green Fields Market, Greenfield Farmers Cooperative Exchange, Greyston Bakery, Pierce Bros. Coffee, Richard Smith, Inc., Smiarowski Farm, Staples, Stonyfield Yogurt, Stop and Shop, Target, UMass-Amherst, Walmart, Whole Foods Market, Tricycle: The Buddhist Review

Individual Major Donors (over $25,000): Chuck Blitz, Jeff Bridges, Grant Couch, Shaykha Fariha al Jerrahi, Hydar Friedrich, Bernie Glassman, William Greenberg, Sheila Hixon, Robert Lee, Josh Mailman, Eve Marko, Peter Matthiesen, Mark Mininberg, Kathryn Pon, Geoff Taylor

and the many individuals who have donated time, money and supplies.

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4/18/2014