Archive for August 21st, 2008

Dreams to reality

(The following is a reflection following PeaceFest 08)

And then some. We began with this somewhat simple idea of creating a celebration for peace, featuring talent, artwork, performances and real life peace workers in an effort to build awareness and generate some donations for real-world organizations.

Thank you all for helping us get there! There are so many people to thank – please see the Your Stories tab and comment there. While we expected to close the PeaceFest down at 11:00pm SLT on Sunday, you continued. You continued singing, performing, dancing, laughing and contributing to the cause. THANK YOU.

Our total contribution reached way beyond our expectations – $869,718 Lindens.  This is something around $3200 US dollars.  And while this may not seem like much money to some audiences, for some of our recipients, this will be something useful indeed.

Thank you all – from all of us at Peace Train – for making this such a fantastic experience.  You will be hearing more from Peace Train…


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