African World Peace Festival
07/18/2017 11:48AM ● Published by Jenny Harris
Gallery: African World Peace Festival 2017 Photos by Matthew Wonderly [45 Images] Click any image to expand.
AFRICAN WORLD PEACE FESTIVAL, Fayetteville’s first peace event, was
to created as partnership between Culture and Heritage Alliance and
Loving Hands International; as a community music festival and 5k run
events, to bring diverse community people together while promoting
PEACE, LOVE and RESPECT for all, promote togetherness while finding ways
to end the divisive and destructive attitudes, and to stir the positive
practices that unites all regardless of race, religion, color, sex,
age, national origin or ancestry, genetic information, marital status,
parental status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression,
disability, or status as a veteran.
Also to promote healthiness and happiness by bringing community runners together to participate in 5k PEACE RUN.
The event had three (3) key components to it: African World Peace
Music Festival, 5k Peace Run, and Cape Fear Valley Take Charge of Your
Health. The event was held on Persons Street, Downtown Fayetteville, NC on July 15th, 2017.