A huge THANK YOU! to all who participated in our recent PeaceJam Conference, whether volunteer, community partner, donor or participant. We had an amazing, inspiring time with Shirin Ebadi, a true force for justice in the world. If you attended any part of the weekend activities, please fee free to share your #peacejammoment on facebook or instagram.
Learn more about PeaceJam and Shirin Ebadi by watching this video.
Who We Are
PeaceJam Northwest exists as a collaboration between the University of Oregon, which acts as our host and sponsoring University, and the LEARN Foundation, our local fiscal sponsor through which we offer K-12 programming and professional development.
At the University, we work in collaboration with:
- the Office of International Affairs
- Global Justice Program/ Savage Endowment
- the UO PeaceJam Club
- with addition contributions from the Oregon Humanity Center, Women and Gender Studies, Philosophy, Sociology, Environmental Studies, International Studies, Center for the Study of Women in Society and History.
Our major donors this year included:
- Lush Charity Pot
- Jubitz Family Foundation
- Oregon Country Fair
In addition, we contract with schools and districts throughout the Pacific Northwest to provide curriculum and professional development in PeaceJam's award-winning service-learning program.
Academy of Arts and Academics
Eugene International High School
Eugene School District 4J
Kelly Middle School
Linus Pauling Middle School, Corvallis
Portland Community College
Ridgeline Montessouri School, Eugene
Seven Oaks Middle School, Lebanon
Springfield High School
Northwest Regional Coordinator,