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Thursday, October 28, 2010

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Ebru News | Service Awards Honor Peacemakers

Ebru News | Service Awards Honor Peacemakers

In Washington D-C, the 4th Annual 2010 RUMI Peace and Dialogue Awards drew a crowd of supporters dedicated to peace and understanding worldwide.

This ceremony of excellence honored individuals and organizations who've greatly contributed their time, energy, leadership and dedication to the cause of peace.

Held in the ballroom of Washington's National Press Club, the ceremony honored individuals and organizations from all backgrounds and professional achievements.

More than 100 people enjoyed a fine dinner and a video presentation about the RUMI organization.

Founded in 1999, the mission of the Rumi Forum is to foster interfaith and intercultural dialogue under the timeless message of individuals and organizations coming together in harmony and peace.
The awardees included Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, D-C Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton, World Famous Soccer Player Didier Drogba, and Alex Kronemer and Michael Wolfe of the Unity Productions Foundation.

Ebru News | Service Awards Honor Peacemakers