Saginaw Peace Walk to celebrate the International Day of Peace on September 21

Mridha International Institute of Peace & Happiness (MIIPH) partners with 16 other Saginaw non-profit organizations to promote community ties to peace and non-violence

SAGINAW, Mich., September 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Mridha International Institute of Peace & Happiness (MIIPH) is organizing a Peace Walk in Saginaw on Wednesday, September 21, International Day of Peace. The march will be preceded by a Partners for Peace Expo with 16 others Saginawnon-profit organizations. The event starts at 4:00 p.m. and will be held to the historic Montague Inn Bed and Breakfast1581 S. Washington Avenue.

Saginaw Mayor Brenda Moore will issue a proclamation acknowledging MIIPH’s efforts to promote peace in the community through events and the development of its online peace education platform, which will debut in 2023. Food trucks, live music and local non-profit activities and information will be featured.

Scheduled event

4:00 p.m. – Peace Expo partners with participating organizations:
CAN Council
Saginaw County History Castle Museum
Child and Family Services of Saginaw
human society of Saginaw County
Japanese tea garden & Cultural Center
Mexican American Council
Michigan Middle Children’s Museum
Positive Outcomes Downtown Saginaw
READ Association of Saginaw
rotary club of Saginaw
Saginaw Children’s Zoo
Saginaw YMCA
Mustard Seed Shelter
The Underground Railroad, Inc.
United Way of Saginaw County
Youth to understand

(Schedule of events, continued)

5:00 p.m. – Welcome address by Dr. Mridha, Saginaw Mayor Brenda Mooreother distinguished guests

5:30 p.m. – Saginaw Peace Walk departs from the Montague Inn, follows Washington Avenue to Fordney Street, past the Saginaw YMCA and back to Montague via Washington Avenue by 6:15 p.m..

7:00 p.m. The event ends.

“We want to involve the local community as well as the international community in our aim to promote peace in all our interactions,” says Dr Mridha. “I created the Institute because there will always be a need to make more peace in the world.”

About MIIPH:

Founded in 2021, the Mridha International Institute of Peace & Happiness (MIIPH) is a 501(c)(3) corporation and an affiliate of the Mridha Foundation. Based in Saginaw, Michigan, the Institute is dedicated to promoting peace, happiness, and harmony through education, advocacy, and mindful consideration of others. For more information, visit http://miiph.org.

SOURCE Mridha International Institute of Peace & Happiness

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