Posted on December 13, 2016
GSMP Named a "Zone of Peace"
On December 12, 2016, Quaisar Abdullah and David Chiles, representing the Interfaith Center of Greater Philadelphia Religious Leaders Council, presented Good Shepherd Mediation Program with a flag designating GSMP as a "Zone of Peace." Zones of Peace is a region-wide movement of community-based organizations, schools, churches, synagogues, mosques and other houses of worship working to address the root causes of violence in order to make us safer in the communities where we live, work and play. The ZOP Initiative recognizes groups in the region what are pioneering creative responses to violence, helps them network with one anothre, sponsors public conversations and educational programs, and provides continuing education to help them pursue their missions. For more information about Zones of Peace, please go to www.interfaithcenterpa.org.zop. ;