Kids As Peacemakers is a community-based organization that works to instill peacemaking values and skills in children and teens through art and community-building activities. We are a volunteer organization based in Newburyport, MA.
Kids as Peacemakers Receives Youth Assets Award from City of Newburyport
Kids as Peacemakers Founder Merle Forney and President Chris Ney
At a ceremony on March 28, 2014, Kids as Peacemakers was honored to receive the Newburyport Youth Asset Builder Award by the Youth Services Department of the City of Newburyport. We were recognized for our contribution to building youth assets through our various programs, including Peace in the Park, the peace mural program, the youth leadership camp, and the Week Without Violent Video Games and Apps. Thank you to all who have helped make these programs successful and who continue to spread the word about the work of Kids as Peacemakers!