There never was a good war or a bad peace. ~Ben Franklin
We're seeking a new TPF Vice-President for Antiwar Campaigns
The Tulsa Peace Fellowship, a non-profit civic-sector organization, has a proud history of demonstrating locally against U.S. war-making. If you share a passion to highlight the injustices of U.S. foreign policy, please consider volunteering for this executive-level position with TPF. We are dedicated to non-violent activism and consciousness-raising to stop the the cycle of violence.
As VP, you would be part of a 3-person volunteer executive team, and you would have one vote on the larger TPF Steering Committee, that functions on a consensus basis (details in our by-law).
-Share our values, with commitment to nonviolent activism and/or civil disobedience in the tradition of MLK
-Willing to work together with the TPF Steering Committee, the governing body for our organization, and abide by its priorities
-Stay focused on antiwar activism and/or counter-recruitment in conjunction with the National Network Opposed to the Militarization of Youth (NNOMY)
-Live in Tulsa or within easy commute and attend meetings diligently
-Initiate a Tulsa-area event for Campaign Nonviolence Week, September 21-27, and any other activist campaign deemed a priority
-Take charge of the TPF entry in the MLK Parade in Tulsa, January 2019
-Coordinate with the national-level Peace Action USA and/or other national groups
-Likely you are already trained in non-violent communication (NVC), or willing to learn
-Help raise funds for the non-profit, in conjunction with other members of the TPF SteeringCttee
-Follow and contribute to Facebook discussion group, updating event notices
-Abide by a code of ethics for non-profits
“Your help is needed to organize, promote and carry out peace-related events, in Tulsa.”
In order to apply, please answer the question, "Why do you think you're a good candidate for Tulsa Peace Fellowship?"
There are two ways to apply. You can
Thank you for your interest. And good luck to you in all your peace-related endeavors.
image: Part of a street-side anti-war demonstration held on 1st Dec 2009, in Brookside, Tulsa, Oklahoma