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    Community Awards Dinner

    Each year we convene a community gathering to share a meal and honor peace and justice changemakers in our communities, both individuals and organizations.

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    Save the Date
    Our next awards dinner is Sunday, November 12th, 2017 at the Honpa Hongwanji Betsuin Social Hall. More information soon.

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    The TIAH Board

    The Interfaith Alliance Hawai‘i board of directors is made up of ministerial and lay leaders representing numerous faith traditions. Roster »

The Interfaith Alliance Hawai'i (TIAH) is a progressive voice promoting the healing role of religion in public life. We encourage dialogue, challenge extremism, and facilitate nonviolent community activism.

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Makahiki Night is May 5 at St. Andrews

large group of people outside in front of sailing canoeMakahiki Night at the Pacific Peace Forum will take place May 5th, 6:00 p.m. in the Von Holt Room of St. Andrews Cathedral.

Come, eat, and meet with others who are volunteering and supporting the Makahiki and BACPAC Programs at Waiawa and Halawa. Church and community organizations, family members, and businesses, will be recognized, and speakers will provide insight and learnings to the program. Please come!

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The Interfaith Alliance of Hawaii co-sponsors Faith Summit on Homelessness (Apr. 28-29)

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The Interfaith Alliance of Hawaii is among the co-sponsors of the 2nd Annual Faith Summit on Homelessness, organized by the Institute of Human Services (IHS) and scheduled for April 28-29, 2017.

The summit is divided into two parts. On Friday, faith leaders will come together to discuss the issues and collaborative, faith-based responses and opportunities. Saturday is geared to congregation members and features presentations on topics such as social service systems, housing options, and faith-based outreach.

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“Pathways to Peace in the Workplace” with Maya Soetoro-Ng on April 28, 2017

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Bukkyo Dendo Kyokai, The Reverend Fujitani Interfaith Program of Chaminade University, invites you to a free event with keynote speaker Maya Soetoro-Ng, director of the Spark M. Matsunaga Institute for Peace & Conflict Resolution, University of Hawaii at Manoa on April 28, 2017, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.

The event will take place in the Mystical Rose Oratory at Chaminade University, the campus chapel (see map).

Respondents are:

  • Pieper Toyama – Former Headmaster, Pacific Buddhist Academy
  • Jim Walsh – Director of Pastoral Planning, Roman Catholic Diocese of Honolulu
  • Vima Lamura – Vocalist, Composer, Author, Speaker, Vedic tradition

The event is free and open to the public. Free parking is available in the parking structure.

For more information, contact Dr. Regina Pfeiffer at 808-739-8536 or rpfeiffe@chaminade.edu.

Preceded by Satsang by Vima at 6:30 p.m. – 6:55 p.m.

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