Red Rose Foundation Iftar Dinner
Join the Red Rose Foundation and the World Affairs Council of Harrisburg for an Iftar Dinner.
The State of Black Health – Black History Month Forum
Are you curious about the state of black health in the United States? It’s no secret that the African American community has been disproportionately impacted by persistent and pervasive health challenges. From higher rates of chronic diseases like diabetes, heart disease, and cancer, to disparities in access to quality healthcare, understanding the root causes of …
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2023 International Women’s Conference & Fashion Show
Women of the world share their knowledge, talent and beauty at the World Affairs Council of Harrisburg’s 2023 International Women’s Conference! The event will include lunch and an international fashion show. Theme: Women of the World: Unite! Cost — FREE
MLK Day Poetry & Storytelling Festival
Join us at the Civic Club of Harrisburg to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. at our annual poetry & storytelling festival. This year’s thene: “The Dream Survives: America Will Overcome!” Esteemed writers and poets will be in attendance and winners of the high school competition will be announced! Rev. Nathaniel Gadsden, Maria …
Peace & Justice in PA Forum
Come join us for a statewide event in collaboration with the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission, the state’s premier advocate in fostering equal opportunity on November 15, 2022 at 12:00 PM.
Walk Against Hate
Join us for our second annual Walk Against Hate event. There will be food, speakers, and a short walk along the Susquehanna River to promote inclusivity and stand up against hate and intolerance.
2022 International Peace Symposium
This year’s International Peace Symposium focused on People Under Siege.
The Art of Healing
Watch September 2022’s discussion on the Art of Healing! In this enlightening discussion, our panel focused on the reflection of trauma’s effect on art and culture. Esteemed experts shared powerful insights, exploring how artistic expression can facilitate healing for individuals and communities. Participants had the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the transformative power …