As part of The Peace Company's commitment to living in right relationship
with our community, we offer 5% of our profits to local programs that
we feel are doing exceptional work in fostering a culture of peace. We
call this a Peace Dividend - a way to honor the cycle of reciprocity and
support the flow of wealth for peace.
Past recipients of The Peace Dividend include:
to Peace (PTP) is an international peacebuilding, educational,
consulting organization. The mission of Pathways
to Peace is threefold:
- to expand the comprehension and substantive expression of "peace"
and peacebuilding practices at all levels
- to build Cultures of Peace by uniting and enhancing the strengths
of existing organizations and programs along eight paths to Peace
- to contribute, through consultation and direct participation, to the
evolving mission of the United Nations and to citizens' worldwide participation
in the International Day of Peace and Culture of Peace Month
The mission of Pathways to Peace is
accomplished through its projects and consulting services. Current projects
which demonstrate the practical aspects of Peace include: "We The
Peoples" Initiative, Cultures of Peace Education Project, Events
with Peace Leaders, Peace Within Organizations/ PeaceBuilding.com, People4Peace,
and PTP Consulting, Mentoring Fund.
"Peace", as it is defined by Pathways to Peace, is both an
innate state of being and a dynamic, evolutionary process. Peace begins
with ourselves, living in harmony with one another, the Earth and all
Circles of Life. PTP's operating principle-in-action is:
Acting in concert, we do make a difference in the quality
of our lives, our institutions,
our environment and our planetary future. Through cooperation,
we manifest the essential spirit that unites us amidst our diverse ways.
Envisioned in 1945, Pathways to Peace initiated research
and development in integrative decision-making in 1962 and began its consulting
in the early 1970's. It was incorporated in 1983. Pathways To Peace has
Consultative II Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council,
and works with the U.N. Centre for Human Rights, U.N. Centre for Human
Settlements, UNESCO, UNICEF, and other Agencies. It is also an official
Peace Messenger of the United Nations. PTP is a tax-exempt, for Social
Profit, Non-partisan 501(c)(3) Corporation, (tax-exempt I.D.# 68-0015625).
Peace Village is an international spiritual society dedicated
to planetary peace. Home fire of the Green Mountain Aniyunwiwa and a Tibetan
Buddhist Dharma center of the Nyingma and Drikung Kagyu schools, Sunray
is composed of three distinct schools: Native American Studies, Buddhist
Studies, and Healing Arts. Sunray Practices embody three ancient intact
spiritual lineages. The common thread: teaching practical means to realize
compassion and right relationship with Earth and all relations.
Sunray offers ongoing programs of education, service, and spiritual training,
bringing together people from all walks of life to share and apply, at
individual, family, community and international levels, skillful methods
The activities of Sunray touch all levels of the family of life, from
individual to clan, community, nation, and planet. International activities
include peace building and skillful transformation of conflict in many
regions of the world.
Sunray was founded by Ven. Dhyani Ywahoo, holder of the Ywahoo lineage
and chief of the Green Mountain Ani Yunwiwa. Trained by her grand parents,
she is the twenty-seventh generation to carry the ancestral wisdom of
the Ywahoo lineage. Charged with the duty to rekindle the fire of clear
mind and right relationship in these changing times she is a guide to
all, who walk the Beauty Road.