[GVCP Newsletter] 11-01-17

Genesee Valley Citizens for Peace Founded 1972  “Human Race Not Arms Race” PO Box 363  Geneseo, NY 14454 <www.gvcp.org>  585-624-3673 Find us on Facebook  November 1, 2017  Dear GVCP Member: The next regular GVCP Meeting is Saturday, November 11th, 1:00 PM (Lunch), 1:30 PM (Meeting) at Mae’s Restaurant, 4182 Lakeville Road, Geneseo. [Note that the… Continue Reading

[GVCP] Act now to help the people of Yemen!

Dear GVCP Member, Here’s a reminder from Kate Alexander at PANYS that “Peace Demands Action.” This is a call to action, to stop U.S. bombs from devastating Yemen. There is a vote expected later this week, which would stop U.S. support for the Saudi-led intervention in Yemen. The information is also posted here: <https://www.facebook.com/PeaceActionNY/posts/1729159290435631> on… Continue Reading

[GVCP] Driver Needed: Geneseo – Albany, Nov. 3 – 5

Dear GVCP member, Here’s a request from Kate Alexander of PANYS.  (You’ll remember that Kate was just given our Genesee Valley Peacemaker Award.)  This is a perfect example of how a good organizer goes about making things happen. If someone from GVCP could be the driver to the Albany conference, please let me know. Peace,… Continue Reading

[GVCP] Introduction to Drawdown – Sunday, Oct 22 6-8 p.m.

Dear GVCP Member, At our last meeting, several members spoke very highly of this program.  Note that it’s this coming Sunday. Peace, Arnie Matlin for GVCP  [ANNOUNCE] INTRODUCTION TO DRAWDOWN – OCT 22  6-8 p.m. Paul Hawken project — PROJECT DRAWDOWN Sunday, October 22, 2017  6-8 p.m. WHAT: The PACHAMAMA ALLIANCE PRESENTS:  Project Drawdown Introduction… Continue Reading

[GVCP] “Drawdown”

Dear GVCP member, This important document is from GVCP member Hank Stone. Arnie Matlin for GVCP Drawdown September 21, 2017 Hank Stone On the evening of September 17, a meeting was held in Rochester, NY – to save the world. The gathering was convened by Sue Staropoli of the Pachamama Alliance, a global community offering… Continue Reading

Photos of 10/08/17

Photos of 10/08/17

Dear GVCP member, Here are some photos of the October 8th vigil in Rochester, held by Peace Action & Education and Veterans for Peace.  GVCP piggybacked onto this weekly peace vigil, to protest the 16th year of the war in Afghanistan. Some of you will recognize GVCP members Amy Pitt and Jim Anderson, who were… Continue Reading