The Accelerate Peace conference took place on June 26 and 27, 2019 at the Hoover Institution on the Stanford University campus in California, USA.
Shower Program Continues to Help Homeless Despite Pandemic Challenges
The Interfaith Initiative of Santa Barbara County, a URI member group in California, is continuing to provide showers, supplies, and support to members of the community that are homeless despite pandemic complications.
People Uniting: A URI Campaign
As you join the People Uniting Campaign, your investment and efforts elevate hope and have a positive impact on communities around the world.
The Global Council is URI's governing board of directors. Global Council Trustees are democratically-elected by the URI member groups, called Cooperation Circles, around the world. The Trustees oversee the work of URI, offer direction, and provide leadership and strategic governance.
Regarding the ancestral celebration of Pachamama Day in August and the time of confinement due to the pandemic, the new URI Global Councilor, Francisco Morales, also a member of the Cosmic Community CC, shares a powerful message of reflection on care and connection with Mother Earth or Pachamama.
Hosvin Ventura Palax Tuy, a 17-year-old young man, is an active member of the CC Los Descendientes de Guatemaya. This URI member group is dedicated to the preservation of the Mayan culture and its transmission from generation to generation.