Invest in Peace Proudly Brings the Parents Circle to the Bay Area

The Parents Circle – Families Forum will be visiting the Bay Area, CA this November. Please join our bereaved members, Robi Damelin and Mazen Faraj, at the following free public events:

Wednesday, November 7th

2215 Prince St.
Berkeley, CA 94705

7:00 – 8:30 PM

RSVP requested to Karen Stiller: kstiller@jcrc.org

Thursday, November 8th

121 Steuart St.
Lower Level Conference Room
San Francisco, CA 94105

12:00 – 1:30 PM

RSVP requested to Karen Stiller: kstiller@jcrc.org

Friday, November 9th

1010 University Ave.
San Jose, CA 95126

7:00 PM: Service and Talk

For more information, email Diane Fisher: diane@jvalley.org

Robi Damelin’s son, David, was killed by a Palestinian sniper in 2002 while guarding a checkpoint near a settlement during his army reserve service. She speaks to Israeli, Palestinian audiences all over the world to demand that reconciliation be a part of any peace agreement.

Mazen Faraj is the Palestinian Co-Director of the Parents Circle and lives in Dheisheh Refugee Camp in the West Bank. In 2002, his father, aged 62, was killed by an Israeli soldier. He chose the way of reconciliation and believes it will lead to justice and peace.

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