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June 5, 2011
Beginning with the June 1st opening celebrations followed by two days of workshops, the 13 Indigenous Grandmother’s joined the community of Montpelier, VT, in representing an international partnership of prayer, education and healing for Earth and all Her inhabitants. They brought with them a harmonious message of solidarity, wisdom and reverence for life.   With the dedicated help of COE volunteers, a youth session was designed and facilitated with two of the indigenous Grandmother’s leading...
Educating Youth Togo
May 31, 2011
Samuel Ayivi, Spirit Youth Hub Leader in Togo is sharing with the COE Family the latest news of their activities. With the intention of spreading the vision and mission of COE and the Spirit Hub in Togo, the Hub members are visiting schools, hospitals, shops and churches. Various activities are part of this tour. One school involved COE Togo in a large camp for young people for the Easter holiday in Agou. They participated as instructors during the gathering working through music, sport,...
Free Hug from Sarah
May 31, 2011
Free Hugs (giving hugs unconditionally to people you meet on the street) We always meet on a Saturday morning, somewhere in a big city. We circle in the middle of a public place, surrounded by the busy hasty people; we pray for a good session, for the help from above and then we start. You feel naked, the only thing you have is your board, your open heart, and your smile. Even if the group is there, you are alone. It’s your own challenge to be in the very present, the way you are right now,...
Rwanda
April 11, 2011
In 1994, hundreds of thousands of people were killed in Rwanda in what has become known as the Rwandan Genocide. During the course of 100 days, unspeakable acts of violence were committed against Tutsis and moderate Hutus, under the bewildered and paralyzed eyes of the international community. Neighbor turned against neighbor, destroying lives, property and futures, forcing many people to flee to neighboring countries in order to survive. Causes have been sought, supporting factors have been...
Nina Meyerhof in Thailand
April 9, 2011
Dr. Nina Meyerhof, in the company of six spiritual elders (Dr. Diane, Brother Ku, Rev. Patrick, Chief Taminik, Josie and Yogi-ji), traveled to Thailand this month to build a community of world servers with the Dhammakaya monks. Our hosts treated us with extraordinary loving companionship and shared Magha Puja Day – the great celebration of Buddha where his disciples gathered together without His actually calling them for a deep discourse. After a 4-day meditation retreat, the last day...
Concert for Africa poster
March 31, 2011
The benefit concert held in Pittsburgh in support of the COE Hub in Togo, West Africa was a great success! More than 60 people attended the event that took place on the 26th of February 2011. The music concert was organized by Michael F. Dodin, COE Hub Leader in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Benjamin Saalbach-Walsh in support of Samuel Ayivi and his friends, who were hospitalized after a recent car accident. The $500 USD raised during the event will go towards paying their medical bills and...
March 10, 2011
On the 9th of February 2011, Mark Conrad Ravanzo, Assistant Chapter Leader of COE, Philippines and four other Youth Leaders were awarded by the Zamboanga City government of the Philippines with the FOZYL Award for his academic performance, leadership skills, involvement in the community and personal values. This tribute adds to the various awards Mark has received like: T.A.Y.O 7 Mindanao Finalist: Ten Accomplished Youth Organizations; I-YOU-DA: I’m created to paint smiles, U.N. Assoc. of the...
March 8, 2011
On the weekend of the 25th-27th of February 2011, more than 70 people (including members of COE’s Swiss/European HUB) came together at the “Unspunnen Villa” in Wilderswil, Switzerland to collectively explore the issues that we face in the modern world and to envision sustainable solutions for the future. The “New Earth Camp” was based on an open structure of cooperation and collective responsibility, where the participants determined the content of the workshops...
March 3, 2011
The “Peace Ship” project is a gathering of a planetary team of the transition: spiritual leaders, world citizens, government representatives, and people with vision, who take responsibility for the great transition from a civilization based on consumption to a civilisation based on conscious co-creation. Participants from different countries will live together in harmony with oneself, each other, nature and the Higher Will. They will present creative visions of the future and a coordinated...
February 19, 2011
If you are into folk punk, funk and blues or just curious to hear music with Appalachian, Scandinavian, Middle Eastern and classical Indian influences, then you are in for a treat. On February 26th 2011, some of the finest bands and musicians in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania will come together to make music in support of Children of the Earth (COE). The event is organised by Michael F. Dodin, COE’s Hub Leader in Pennsylvania (USA), together with friend and fellow musician, Benjamin Salbach-Walsh....

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