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Education that Empowers
Hello. We’re 
And we have an idea.
We think that you 
! 
(yes, you) 
! 
can have an immediate, 
meaningful, sustainable impact 
on the world.
We’re talking about this world. 
(The one you read about in the news).
And it’s kind of daunting, 
right? 
How big it is, 
how small you are. . . 
(And let’s not even get into the 
whole univer...
Because we know that it’s 
got a lot of challenges. 
Environmental 
Sustainability 
Ethical 
Business 
Access to 
Educatio...
It also has a lot of people.
Who have a lot of ideas.
And a lot of skills. 
(A whole lot.)
So when it comes to making 
the world a better place, 
the problem can’t be
So when it comes to making 
the world a better place, 
the problem can’t be 
a lack of ideas 
! 
! 
!
So when it comes to making 
the world a better place, 
the problem can’t be 
a lack of ideas 
! 
or a lack of skills 
!
So when it comes to making 
the world a better place, 
the problem can’t be 
a lack of ideas 
! 
or a lack of skills 
! 
o...
So when it comes to making 
the world a better place, 
the problem can’t be 
a lack of ideas 
! 
or a lack of skills 
! 
o...
It’s a lack of collaboration:
It’s a lack of collaboration: 
bringing together
It’s a lack of collaboration: 
bringing together 
the right 
people
It’s a lack of collaboration: 
bringing together 
the right 
people 
and the right 
resources
It’s a lack of collaboration: 
bringing together 
at the right 
time. 
the right 
people 
and the right 
resources
is that convener.
Because at 
we believe that
No matter what you study
No matter what you study 
Or where you work
You’ve got something 
to bring to the table.
That’s why we’ve worked in 
25+ 
countries around the world
And with 
70+ 
colleges and universities
Who have a lot of passionate 
people.
With a lot of great ideas.
And a ton of skills.
So for us, it’s no coincidence
So for us, it’s no coincidence 
AGRICULTURE BUSINESS EDUCATION ENGINEERING HEALTH PUBLIC SERVICE TECHNOLOGY 
That they stu...
Because, after all, 
these aren’t problems.
They’re possibilities.
And that’s why we 
harness the talents of 
students and faculty
And that’s why we 
harness the talents of 
students and faculty 
likeyou
And connect you
And connect you 
with the expertise 
of local leaders 
around the world
you 
To put 
at the center 
of the opportunity
to transform ideas
into action.
We do this with 
! 
3 
! 
! 
! 
simple values in mind.
1 Community 
Leadership 
“Local leadership is essential to 
sustainable social change.”
1 
Community 
Leadership 
Brilliance abounds 
in the communities 
that we work with.
Community 
1 Leadership 
That’s why we start 
every project with 
their vision and voice.
2 Innovation 
Powered 
“Innovation is everywhere and it 
is accelerated by collaboration.”
2 Innovation 
Powered 
Universities are 
hubs for new ideas 
and social change.
2 Innovation 
Powered 
That’s why we 
engage you in the 
solution.
3 Peacework 
Driven 
“We can all be change agents if 
given the opportunity.”
3 Peacework 
Driven 
Social change is 
not just an end in 
itself.
3 Peacework 
Driven 
It’s an intentional process 
that must activate the 
change agent in everyone.
Because together,
Great things can happen.
Things like…
Pioneering 
preventative 
medicine for 
waterborne 
illness in 
Dangriga, 
BELIZE
Building capacity 
for elderly and 
orphan services in 
Mulanje, 
MALAWI
Advocating and 
expanding disability 
programs and 
services in 
Hoa An, 
VIETNAM
Installing solar 
technology in 
children’s homes 
and schools in 
Roatan, 
HONDURAS
Rallying 
public awareness 
and support 
for Zimbabwean 
refugee farmers in 
Pretoria, 
SOUTH AFRICA
Empowering 
women’s 
cooperatives and 
businesses in 
Santiago 
Atitlan, 
GUATEMALA
All of these possibilities 
start withyou
your 
passion
your 
potential
your 
education 
&
education 
which then becomes
education 
that uplifts.
education 
that inspires.
education 
that empowers.
join So 
us!
Students: 
Start a Movement 
Start a Peacework Chapter on your campus 
and bring your ideas to action. 
chapters@peacework...
Faculty and Staff: 
Launch a Program 
Customize a global service program 
for high-impact student learning. 
academic@peac...
Learn More 
Visit us online to learn more about how your institution 
can have an impact on the world. 
www.peacework.org
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Hello Peacework

  1. 1. Education that Empowers
  2. 2. Hello. We’re And we have an idea.
  3. 3. We think that you ! (yes, you) ! can have an immediate, meaningful, sustainable impact on the world.
  4. 4. We’re talking about this world. (The one you read about in the news).
  5. 5. And it’s kind of daunting, right? How big it is, how small you are. . . (And let’s not even get into the whole universe thing)
  6. 6. Because we know that it’s got a lot of challenges. Environmental Sustainability Ethical Business Access to Education Safe Infrastructure Access to Technology Fair Government Quality Healthcare Economic Literacy Opportunity Gender Equality
  7. 7. It also has a lot of people.
  8. 8. Who have a lot of ideas.
  9. 9. And a lot of skills. (A whole lot.)
  10. 10. So when it comes to making the world a better place, the problem can’t be
  11. 11. So when it comes to making the world a better place, the problem can’t be a lack of ideas ! ! !
  12. 12. So when it comes to making the world a better place, the problem can’t be a lack of ideas ! or a lack of skills !
  13. 13. So when it comes to making the world a better place, the problem can’t be a lack of ideas ! or a lack of skills ! or even a lack of money
  14. 14. So when it comes to making the world a better place, the problem can’t be a lack of ideas ! or a lack of skills ! or even a lack of money (there’s a lot out there!)
  15. 15. It’s a lack of collaboration:
  16. 16. It’s a lack of collaboration: bringing together
  17. 17. It’s a lack of collaboration: bringing together the right people
  18. 18. It’s a lack of collaboration: bringing together the right people and the right resources
  19. 19. It’s a lack of collaboration: bringing together at the right time. the right people and the right resources
  20. 20. is that convener.
  21. 21. Because at we believe that
  22. 22. No matter what you study
  23. 23. No matter what you study Or where you work
  24. 24. You’ve got something to bring to the table.
  25. 25. That’s why we’ve worked in 25+ countries around the world
  26. 26. And with 70+ colleges and universities
  27. 27. Who have a lot of passionate people.
  28. 28. With a lot of great ideas.
  29. 29. And a ton of skills.
  30. 30. So for us, it’s no coincidence
  31. 31. So for us, it’s no coincidence AGRICULTURE BUSINESS EDUCATION ENGINEERING HEALTH PUBLIC SERVICE TECHNOLOGY That they study critical areas like these.
  32. 32. Because, after all, these aren’t problems.
  33. 33. They’re possibilities.
  34. 34. And that’s why we harness the talents of students and faculty
  35. 35. And that’s why we harness the talents of students and faculty likeyou
  36. 36. And connect you
  37. 37. And connect you with the expertise of local leaders around the world
  38. 38. you To put at the center of the opportunity
  39. 39. to transform ideas
  40. 40. into action.
  41. 41. We do this with ! 3 ! ! ! simple values in mind.
  42. 42. 1 Community Leadership “Local leadership is essential to sustainable social change.”
  43. 43. 1 Community Leadership Brilliance abounds in the communities that we work with.
  44. 44. Community 1 Leadership That’s why we start every project with their vision and voice.
  45. 45. 2 Innovation Powered “Innovation is everywhere and it is accelerated by collaboration.”
  46. 46. 2 Innovation Powered Universities are hubs for new ideas and social change.
  47. 47. 2 Innovation Powered That’s why we engage you in the solution.
  48. 48. 3 Peacework Driven “We can all be change agents if given the opportunity.”
  49. 49. 3 Peacework Driven Social change is not just an end in itself.
  50. 50. 3 Peacework Driven It’s an intentional process that must activate the change agent in everyone.
  51. 51. Because together,
  52. 52. Great things can happen.
  53. 53. Things like…
  54. 54. Pioneering preventative medicine for waterborne illness in Dangriga, BELIZE
  55. 55. Building capacity for elderly and orphan services in Mulanje, MALAWI
  56. 56. Advocating and expanding disability programs and services in Hoa An, VIETNAM
  57. 57. Installing solar technology in children’s homes and schools in Roatan, HONDURAS
  58. 58. Rallying public awareness and support for Zimbabwean refugee farmers in Pretoria, SOUTH AFRICA
  59. 59. Empowering women’s cooperatives and businesses in Santiago Atitlan, GUATEMALA
  60. 60. All of these possibilities start withyou
  61. 61. your passion
  62. 62. your potential
  63. 63. your education &
  64. 64. education which then becomes
  65. 65. education that uplifts.
  66. 66. education that inspires.
  67. 67. education that empowers.
  68. 68. join So us!
  69. 69. Students: Start a Movement Start a Peacework Chapter on your campus and bring your ideas to action. chapters@peacework.org
  70. 70. Faculty and Staff: Launch a Program Customize a global service program for high-impact student learning. academic@peacework.org
  71. 71. Learn More Visit us online to learn more about how your institution can have an impact on the world. www.peacework.org
  72. 72. Shaping global citizens for 25 years

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