Ambassadors for Peace Richmond, Virginia
President's Banquet and Installation-ICGR
Richmond, VA; May 17, 2012
Creating One Family Under God
(Above, left, front table) Ven. Cang Kim and Mrs. Chiyomi Russell (AFPs)giving appreciation and support to outgoing president: Mr. Malik Khan, and incoming president: Mrs. Rebecca Skinner (right, at podium).
(Above, center photo) Minister Joyce Pierce (at podium, - Unity faith) conducts installation ceremony of new officers. (Right photo) Dr. Sayyid Syeed, National Director, Islamic Society of North America, gives keynote address: "The Importance and Future of Interfaith Work." Dr.Syeed, who had previously met UPF founder: Rev. Sun Myung Moon, was delighted to receive a copy of his autobiography: "As a Peace-Loving Global Citizen."
(Above, left) Participants join hands and hearts in the hope for world peace with the ICGR's signature closing prayer: "Let peace encircle all the world, let us walk hand in hand, a living bond of unity, a voice from land to land." (Right) Pastor Joyce Pierce (next to Ven. Kim) and church member, join our Ambassadors for Peace trio for a get-together photo.