Love recognizes no barriers. It
jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its
destination full of hope.
It seems love is
what we do best. So let’s get on with it.
PEACEMAKERS ARE GATHERING
to be driven by the past, we know the way out is in our
dignity as human beings and in celebrating being alive. Echo Valley
is offering a time for people who are cutting a path for peace for
and for our children.
The June Peacemaker
Gathering is entitled Human
Rights, Human Dignity, with a focus on personal
peace. Come for the weekend or Saturday from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Celebrate
with great food and traditional Andean music by Caupolicán on Saturday
For more information, call 608.337.4871.
There is no cost for the gathering.
suggested for each meal.
WALK THE EARTH DEARLY
Dena will be
speaking about celebrating life, sustainable living and peacemaking at:
Renewable Energy Fair on June 22 at noon in the White Tent.
Stop by and see us at our booth all weekend.
Women's Music Festival on June 27 at 2:00 p.m.
CELEBRATING LIFE WITH WEST
AFRICAN DRUMMING West
July 18, 2014 through Sunday, July 20, 2014
Friday for dinner and a cultural exchange with drumming workshops all
day Saturday and Sunday morning.
To reserve a space,
Lodging available; call for details.
Echo Valley welcomes
Helen Bond and Fodé Camara’s return visit to teach drumming and share
stories of life in Guinea. Workshops include traditional drumming
techniques and solo patterns as well as a full rhythm on Dunun Drums
(bass drums). Enjoy their presentation on their recent and successful Benkadi Project, Senuyaa
Initiative, a clean water project bringing families in Guinea fresh
clean water using biosand filters.
Cost: $50 suggested donation to
Motherland Rhythm Community, $5 / meal.
Never give up hope.
We want to stop
ATC's Badger-Coulee high voltage
transmission line because it is not necessary. It is a waste of money
tying us to outdated fossil fuels and grid systems as well as
destroying farm land, tourist sites, and disrupting the lives of
This proposal is now
If you live or visit this area and have any input into the
environmental impact, the Public Service commission is accepting
comments at http://psc.wi.gov.
Earth is a living entity to which we are bound. Today’s urban and rural
sustainable farmers are activists of an emerging humanity, devoted to
peace and growing.
Plant a seed!
ECHO VALLEY HOPE
sustainable living and all initiatives of peace.
all-volunteer 501(c)3 educational and charitable organization working
to raise the voice
of peace, bringing people together, celebrating diversity and
respecting the Earth. It is our time.
you to all who
our efforts. Your help is
the button above to make a tax-deductible one-time gift or become a
monthly supporter. Your donation of any size helps advance sustainable
living and promotes initiatives of peace.
tax-deductible donation by mail, send a check or money order to
Echo Valley Hope, Inc.
E 14604 County Rd. F
Ontario WI 54651