Peace Day, also known as the International Day of Peace, was brought into being by United Nations Resolutions in 1981 and 2001. Hundreds of millions of people worldwide and thousands of organizations across the globe now actively observe Peace Day on and around
September 21 in ways that benefit their communities, cities, towns and villages. Cities like Philadelphia host a week or more of activities and programs. LEARN MORE
WHAT CAN YOU DO?
Peace Day Philly is the Philadelphia region initiative for the International Day of Peace, September 21. We invite individuals, communities, organizations and civic leaders to use this powerful global platform to build peace on personal, local and global levels. Participate in a way that's meaningful for you / your organization! LEARN MORE
From education to the arts, social justice to sports, health to the environment, neighborhood issues to service for others, there are many ways to participate in Peace Day Philly! We invite you to create a public or private activity related to peace, help to spread the word about Peace Day and/or attend an event Sept. 17 - Sept. 23. LEARN MORE