We’re excited to announce that the 2018 annual Mothers Day for Peace fundraising event will take place Sunday, June 10 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at Agnes Scott College, 141 E. College Ave, Decatur.
We are proud to announce our exciting speakers, women from frontline communities directly affected by nuclear weapons cycle, who come together to blunt nuclear war with North Korea and Iran and to stop the new Cold War with Russia.
- Christine Ahn: Founder and International Coordinator of Women Cross DMZ, a global movement of women mobilizing to end the Korean War, reunite families, and ensure women’s leadership in peace building.
- Natalie Herrington: Community Organizer, Georgia WAND; born and raised in Burke County, Georgia, serves her community as a minister, organizer, mother, and daughter
- Leona Morgan:Co-Coordinator, Nuclear Issues Study Group, New Mexico, and co- founder of Diné No Nukes, to protect the water, air, land and health of Navajo communities impacted by uranium mines.
- Denice Traina:Allied Health Professional, Central Savannah River Area (CSRA), Georgia, founder of the CSRA Peace Alliance, and former chair of the Georgia Green Party.
- Moderated by Stephanie Cho:Executive Director, Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Atlanta, Georgia. Stephanie was born in South Korea, grew up in Oregon, and has a labor and LGBTQ organizing background.
For questions, to join the Host Committee or volunteer, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.