Category Archive: Recent Events

Fullerton Mayor Greg Sebourn spoke on “Building Bridges and Moving Mountains”

Fullerton Mayor Greg Sebourn spoke on “Building Bridges and Moving Mountains”

On Thursday, November 12, 2015, Pacifica Institute Orange County hosted Fullerton Mayor Greg Sebourn for a luncheon related to local communities in Orange County. The topic presented by Mayor Sebourn...
Community Joins Together for Pacifica Annual Thanksgiving Dinner

Community Joins Together for Pacifica Annual Thanksgiving Dinner

On Saturday November 21, 2015, Pacifica Institute OC hosted its Annual Thanksgiving Dinner. This years dinner was an amazing time, where people of all backgrounds gathered to indulge in a fantastic...
Chief Hamel: “When the public has placed their trust within the police department will they be able to do their job to the fullest.”

Chief Hamel: “When the public has placed their trust within the police department will they be able to do their job to the fullest.”

On Tuesday, November 3, 2015, Mike Hamel, Irvine’s Chief of Police, visited Pacifica’s Orange County branch and gave a valuable talk on public trust. He began his talk with a simple claim;...
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 OC hosted a panel on “The Role of the Prophet Abraham in Interfaith Dialogue”

Pacifica OC hosted a panel on “The Role of the Prophet Abraham in Interfaith Dialogue”

On Tuesday, September 29, 2015, Pacifica Institute Orange County branch hosted a panel titled “The Role of the Prophet Abraham in Interfaith Dialogue.” The event was mediated by Rabbi Frank Stern...
Open Your Heart to Rumi

Open Your Heart to Rumi

February 23rd, 2015 Pacifica Institute’s Women in Faith group hosted a Rumi Night event with Making of the Modern World Program at Eleanor Roosevelt College UCSD. The event started with an...
Pacifica San Diego Holds Ramadan Fast Breaking Dinner in Collaboration with the U.S. Attorney Office

Pacifica San Diego Holds Ramadan Fast Breaking Dinner in Collaboration with the U.S. Attorney Office

On July 9, Pacifica Institute San Diego partnered with the U.S. Attorney’s Office to host a Ramadan fast breaking dinner at the Mira Mesa office for members of the San Diego Community and local law...
Interfaith Leaders of Orange County Came Together for Iftar Dinner at Pacifica OC

Interfaith Leaders of Orange County Came Together for Iftar Dinner at Pacifica OC

Pacifica Institute – Orange County hosted an Interfaith Iftar gathering at its new location in Irvine on the evening of Wednesday July 1st. Various denominations of Christianity, Judaism, Islam,...
“Ramadan being a great time in bringing people together and the importance of being grounded in our faith.”

“Ramadan being a great time in bringing people together and the importance of being grounded in our faith.”

Pacifica Orange County hosted a Ramadan Iftar for the Muslim community of Orange County at its new location in Irvine on Tuesday June 30th, 2015. The evening started with an introduction to Pacifica...
Pacifica OC Brought Together Representatives of Charity Organizations for Iftar Dinner

Pacifica OC Brought Together Representatives of Charity Organizations for Iftar Dinner

On the evening of Wednesday June 24th, 2015 Pacifica Institute – Orange County proudly held its very first event since relocating to a new facility in Irvine. The event also marked the beginning of...