Personal tools
You are here: Home Friends of CISV
Document Actions

Like Minded Organizations

We take great pleasure in partnering with and promoting those non-profits who align with our mission or are just great community alliances. Please visit the web-sites of these organizations to learn more about them:

Children Creating Bridges: Their mission is to encourage children to be active participants in cultural and educational exchanges with the goal of bringing hope and celebration of diversity to their own communities and throughout the world.

Growing Up Global: Raising Children to be at Home In the World.  Member Sue Silverstein recommends this very appropriate read for our membership! This can be found at all local and on-line book stores.  Janet also has a copy to lend to members, if interested.  Homa Sabet Tavangar, the author, was recently at a local Chester County Book & Music Company book signing. 

International Day of Peace! To see what's planned in the world: http://www.internationaldayofpeace.org/;a project of the Culture of Peace Initiative (CPI).

Beyond War: Beyond War is a community of people from around the world who are committed to ending the use of warfare in this century.

Partners of the Americas: To work together as citizen volunteers from Latin America, the Caribbean and the United States to improve the lives of people across the hemisphere.

HomeAid for Africa:  Our group’s mission is to advocate for and assist those affected by HIV/AIDS in Africa, especially women and children (infected, non-infected, or orphaned).  We seek to increase public awareness of the pandemic and to raise funds to support direct services. 

Rotary International District 7450: Each year Rotary International manages a student Exchange program for about 8,600 high school students from around the world. Rotary Youth Exchange is open to all high school students (Rotarians and non-Rotarians) who are 15-1/2 to 18-1/2 as of next August 1st. Most students exchange either their junior year, or the year after high school. The program is very affordable, and needs based scholarships are available.