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Call for Nominations for the Global Justice and Peace Award 2024

The Denver Justice and Peace Committee board of directors invites you to send nominations for the Global Justice and Peace Award 2024. The recipient should be a person or an organization doing exemplary work, in solidarity with the people of Latin America. Nominations should include: A description of why the individual or group should be … Continue reading Call for Nominations for the Global Justice and Peace Award 2024

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Llamado para nominaciones al Premio a la Justicia y la Paz Global 2024

Llamado para nominaciones: La mesa directiva del Comité de Justicia y Paz de Denver le invita a enviar su nominación para el premio a la Justicia y la Paz Global 2024. Este premio es otorgado a una persona u organización que hace trabajo ejemplar en solidaridad con los pueblos latinoamericanos. Al enviar su nominación debe … Continue reading Llamado para nominaciones al Premio a la Justicia y la Paz Global 2024

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Screening of the documentary “If I Could Stay”

“If I Could Stay“. It is the story of Jeanette Vizguerra and Ingrid Latorre, two undocumented mothers in deportation proceedings. The documentary will be presented in Denver on May 10 and 11, as this date is celebrated in most Latin American countries as Mother’s Day. This is the story of two mothers, from Mexico and … Continue reading Screening of the documentary “If I Could Stay”

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Presentación del documental “Si Pudiera Quedarme”

“Si Pudiera Quedarme” Es la historia de Jeanette Vizguerra e Ingrid Latorre, dos madres indocumentadas con procesos de deportación. El documental se presentará en Denver los días 10 y 11 de Mayo ya que esta fecha en la mayoría de países latinoamericanos se celebra el día de las madres. Esta es la historia de dos … Continue reading Presentación del documental “Si Pudiera Quedarme”

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Comunidad: Thank you for showing up to Fire on the Mountain during April’s FUNdraiser. ?? FOTM is a Denver restaurant that strives to be a positive force in the community, committed to sustainability and responsible sourcing.???? By dining at FOTM you helped us raise $930 that will be used to continue our work to promote … Continue reading

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Feast and FUNdraise for people to people solidarity at FOTM

We are back at Fire on the Mountain! We continue our partnership with FOTM, recognized by Denver Westword as one of “The Top Ten Best Wings in Denver”. Through their Feast & FUNdraise program FOTM will donate 10% of ALL their sales of their location in the Highlands on Tuesday, April 9th to the DJPC. … Continue reading Feast and FUNdraise for people to people solidarity at FOTM

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Join us for a cafecito at Convivio.

You are invited join us on Saturday morning for a Cafecito at Convivio Café to learn about the work we do at Denver Justice and Peace Committee to promote transterritorial people to people solidarity. Meet Lynn Holland, co-chair of the DJPC board, and Director, Rebeca Zúniga-Hamlin. When: Saturday, March 30th, 2024 Time: 10:00 am. Where: … Continue reading Join us for a cafecito at Convivio.

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Cultural Night to Remember the Legacy of Struggle in El Salvador

Join us for a Cultural Night to Remember the Legacy of Struggle in El Salvador with special guests Franklin Quezada and René Muñoz from the group Yolocamba I Tá. When: Saturday, March 30th, 2024 Time: 6 pm Where: The Fellowship Hall of the Highlands United Methodist Church (HUMC) @ 3131 Osceola Street, Denver CO 80212 … Continue reading Cultural Night to Remember the Legacy of Struggle in El Salvador

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Conversation with Salvadorian Poet, Susana Reyes.

“Despierta mi Bien Despierta” A conversation with Susana Reyes. Join us as we continue celebrating Women’s History Month. Discover how the independent editorial movement in Central America intrinsically connects to the feminist movement and women’s activism. Our guest Susana Reyes, poet, editor at Índole Editores and director of Ojo de Cuervo publishing house, will speak … Continue reading Conversation with Salvadorian Poet, Susana Reyes.

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Empowering Teach-In on International Women’s Day Addresses Impact of Tax Dollars on Gaza Genocide

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 4, 2024 Media Contact: Melissa Garriga [email protected] | 228-990-4168 Empowering Teach-In on International Women’s Day Addresses Impact of Tax Dollars on Gaza Genocide Denver, CO – On International Women’s Day, March 8th, several peace and justice organizations, including CODEPINK Denver/Boulder, Denver Justice and Peace Committee, Jewish Voice for Peace, Colorado for … Continue reading Empowering Teach-In on International Women’s Day Addresses Impact of Tax Dollars on Gaza Genocide

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