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Talk in Action at The Road Home

Talk in Action at The Road Home

Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible. –Dalai Lama On Monday night the friends of Pacifica Institute Utah Talk in Action met at The Road Home to teach a half dozen different art...
Pacifica Utah’s Talk In Action and Salt Lake Interfaith Roundtable Bring Neighbors Together to Feed Children Around the World

Pacifica Utah’s Talk In Action and Salt Lake Interfaith Roundtable Bring Neighbors Together to Feed Children Around the World

My little children, let us not love in word, neither in tongue; but in deed and in truth. -I John 3:18 Many of us long to make a positive and lasting impact on those around us, desiring to do...
Community Discussion on Combating the Cancer of Extremism at Pacifica Institute, Utah

Community Discussion on Combating the Cancer of Extremism at Pacifica Institute, Utah

Friday, February 12, 2016 saw the inaugural event of the new Salt Lake City location of the Utah Pacifica Institute. This was an open community discussion on Combating the Cancer of Extremism, with...
A Hizmet Thanksgiving by Talk in Action coordinated with Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Salt Lake-Lied Club

A Hizmet Thanksgiving by Talk in Action coordinated with Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Salt Lake-Lied Club

When Abraham Lincoln proposed a national celebration of Thanksgiving in response to a recommendation from editor Sarah Josephine Hale, unlike most holidays recognized in the United States it was...
Cancer Awareness Seminar in collaboration with Huntsman Cancer Institute in Salt Lake City

Cancer Awareness Seminar in collaboration with Huntsman Cancer Institute in Salt Lake City

Pacifica Institute, held a Cancer Awareness Seminar on 24th of October in Salt Lake City, Utah. This was organized in collaboration with Huntsman Cancer Institute. The speaker of the day was Jane...
Peacebuilding and the Hizmet Movement panel held at the 2015 Parliament of the World’s Religions

Peacebuilding and the Hizmet Movement panel held at the 2015 Parliament of the World’s Religions

From October 15th to 19th, the Parliament of the World’s Religions arranged a gathering at Salt Lake, with the motto “Reclaiming The Heart of Our Humanity.” The aim was to convene people of all...
Pacifica Utah joined the International Women of the Mountains Conferences at Utah Valley University

Pacifica Utah joined the International Women of the Mountains Conferences at Utah Valley University

The Fourth International Women of the Mountains (IWM) conference took place on 7-9 October, 2015 at Utah Valley University in Orem, Utah, co-organized by UVU and the International University of...
Cherishing Art Contest and Fundraiser for Homeless, Neglected and Abused Children

Cherishing Art Contest and Fundraiser for Homeless, Neglected and Abused Children

Who says fundraising for homeless, neglected and abused children needs to be serious? A sold-out Cherishing Arts Initiative Gala evening on Tuesday was filled with plenty of laughs and some unique...
‘Cyber Security for Our Kids and Families’ by Police Officer Mathew Aragon

‘Cyber Security for Our Kids and Families’ by Police Officer Mathew Aragon

On Wednesday, April 22nd, Pacifica Institute Orange County hosted a lecture on Cyber Security for Our Kids and Families, featuring Irvine Police Officer Mathew Aragon. Officer Aragon has been an...
Islam’s Jesus – by Dr. Zeki Saritoprak

Islam’s Jesus – by Dr. Zeki Saritoprak

On April 21, 2015, Pacifica Institute Seattle hosted Dr. Zeki Saritoprak for a lecture on his recently published book “Islam’s Jesus.” Dr. Saritoprak is a professor of Islamic Studies and...