Category Archive: Recent Events

Pacifica Volunteers prepared a lunch for the ladies of LA Downtown Women’s Center

Pacifica Volunteers prepared a lunch for the ladies of LA Downtown Women’s Center

On Thursday, May, 8, 2014, a group of volunteers from the Pacifica Institute enjoyed the company of the ladies of LA Downtown Women’s Center while they also prepared the lunch service for the day....
Pacifica OC branch’s celebration of the completion of the 2013-2014 Cooking Class season

Pacifica OC branch’s celebration of the completion of the 2013-2014 Cooking Class season

Pacifica Orange County branch’s celebration of the completion of the 2013-2014 Cooking Class season was exciting and fun for the guests, students and competitors. West America Turkish Council...
A panel discussion on The Challenges of Parenting Children with Disabilities at Pacifica OC

A panel discussion on The Challenges of Parenting Children with Disabilities at Pacifica OC

On Thursday, May 1, 2014, Pacifica Institute Orange County branch and SARAH (Spiritual And Religious Alliance for Hope) organized a panel discussion on The Challenges of Parenting Children with...
Exclusive gala reception and screening of the long awaited documentary, Love is a Verb.

Exclusive gala reception and screening of the long awaited documentary, Love is a Verb.

On the evening of May 22, 2014, Hollywood was home to an exclusive gala reception and screening of the long awaited documentary, Love is a Verb. “Love is a Verb” is the first-ever documentary on...
Pacifica Institute of Los Angeles hosted a luncheon forum on Human Trafficking

Pacifica Institute of Los Angeles hosted a luncheon forum on Human Trafficking

On Thursday, May 15, 2014 Pacifica Institute of Los Angeles hosted Global Citizenship Fellow Ms. Annie Kim, from the US Fund for UNICEF. Ms. Kim works to raise awareness and educate the local...
Community Service by “Talk in Action” group sponsored by Pacifica Salt Lake City

Community Service by “Talk in Action” group sponsored by Pacifica Salt Lake City

At 5:30pm on Tuesday eve May 21st, several members of the newly formed “Talk in Action” group (sponsored by Pacifica Institute) met at the downtown, SLC Women’s Shelter. Goal: to engage the...
Pacifica OC was honored to host Orange County district attorney Tony Rackauckas

Pacifica OC was honored to host Orange County district attorney Tony Rackauckas

As part of its dynamic and intellectual luncheon forum series, Pacifica Institute OC branch was honored to host Orange County district attorney Tony Rackauckas. The topic which Attorney Rackuckas...
A screening of the documentary “Not My Life,” and panel on Human Trafficking at Pacifica OC

A screening of the documentary “Not My Life,” and panel on Human Trafficking at Pacifica OC

On Saturday, June 7, 2014, Pacifica Institute of Orange County partnered with UNICEF, the Orange County Human Trafficking Task Force, and Crittenton Services for Children and Families in a screening...
Lecture: “Modern Turkey: Newly Empowered; a Model for the Middle East?”

Lecture: “Modern Turkey: Newly Empowered; a Model for the Middle East?”

On Sunday, June 15, 2014, Pacifica Institute Portland branch held its monthly breakfast and as part of their lecture series Pacifica Institute Portland branch was honored to host Dr. Peter K....
Pacifica OC held an Iftar dinner with the local synagogues. “Turning walls into tables” was the theme of the evening

Pacifica OC held an Iftar dinner with the local synagogues. “Turning walls into tables” was the theme of the evening

On Tuesday, July 8th, Pacifica OC held its Iftar dinner with local Orange County synagogues. “Turning walls into tables” was the theme of the evening, as members of Temple Beth Sholom,...