DATE CHANGE! 2018 Peace Medals to be awarded at YMCA of Greater Moncton Peace Lunch & Learn on NOV. 30

WHEN:  12 p.m., Friday, Nov. 30, 2018WHERE:   YMCA of Greater Moncton, 30 War Veterans Ave., Moncton, N.B.      

DETAILS:     Due to the projected snowfall, the YMCA of Greater Moncton has decided to postpone its Peace Lunch and Learn scheduled for noon tomorrow and reschedule      it to Friday, Nov. 30 at noon.

 

Tickets purchased for tomorrow’s event will be valid for Nov. 30. Those wishing to purchase tickets for the revised date can do so at the YMCA’s Membership Desk or online at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ymca-of-greater-moncton-peace-lunch-learn-tickets-51711889654. If you hold a ticket for tomorrow and cannot attend on the new date, you can donate the ticket or have it refunded by contacting the YMCA’s Bonnie MacFadyen at 857-0606 Ext 2253 or bonnie.macfadyen@ymcamoncton.ca

 For 30 years, YMCAs across Canada have recognized local groups and individuals who strive to build a more peaceful society. During the Nov. 30 Peace Lunch and Learn, sponsored by JE Hastings Ltd., Peace Medals will be awarded to local peace builders. The YMCA Peace Medal is awarded to individuals or groups, who – without any special resources, status, wealth or position – demonstrate a commitment to the values of P-E-A-C-E (participation, empathy, advocacy, community, empowerment) through contributions within their local, national or global community. Awards will be given to:

Ø Gerry Gildart of Bouctouche;

Ø Carol Elderkin of Shediac River;

Ø Joannie Sichel of Moncton;

Ø Woven Cultures (founded by Alfred Bessawa, Khairunnisa Intiar and Jabbar Lawani)

 

RSVP:         Bonnie MacFadyen, 857-0606, ext. 2253 or bonnie.macfadyen@ymcamoncton.com