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African World Peace Festival


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.