Recent Links and Videos- CHALK4PEACE 2016

Recent links to articles and videos about CHALK4PEACE...
These links pertain to CHALK4PEACE events Team CHALK4PEACE participated in during our "C4P: Draw the World Together Tour" of the United Nations and the DC Beltway 9/16-23. The Press was very kind to CHALK4PEACE during our journey...

 -Article from Foggy Bottom News, DC; from the U.S. Department of State by Michael Ortiz, Deputy Coordinator, Bureau of Counterterrorism and Countering Violent Extremism; Andy Rabens, Special Advisor for Global Youth Issues, Bureau of Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs; Shaarif Zafar, Special Representative to Muslim Communities: CHALK4PEACE's project at the UN is the lead photograph. 9/22/16

-From UN Multimedia- news brief 9/16/16


Artists at the United Nations chalking 4 peace... photo: Jerry Downs

Artists at the United Nations chalking 4 peace... photo: Jerry Downs

Youtube video by Donny Haller, Video Producer and Director, Office of Communication and Community Relations, Fairfax County Public Schools. More than 100 schools in Fairfax County participated in CHALK4PEACE, including Groveton E.S. Alexandria VA, shown here doing C4P for their 8th year. 9/23/16

-YouTube video about CHALK4PEACE and the Fairfax County Police Department about CHALK4PEACE at Groveton. Created by Fairfax County Government.  9/23/16

-Article by Inside NOVA, N. Virginia news source 9/24/16



Busboys and Poets brought CHALK4PEACE to the street again!

Big thank you to Busboys and Poets, Washington, DC for bringing CHALK4PEACE to the street again on the International Day of Peace, 9/21/16! More than 150 folks stopped to mark their mark and draw the world together. Thank you also for the tireless volunteer efforts of Team CHALK4PEACE, Jerry Downs, Marielle Mariano and Jim Tretick, who traipsed around Manhattan and the Beltway to to give peace a chance...!