Join Ben & Jerry’s & The Peace Alliance

4th Annual Celebration of Peace DC Scooping Event

Volunteers Receive Free Student Peace Alliance T-Shirt!


Ice Cream, Peace &
Youth Promise Act


Support the Youth Promise Act!





Please respond by emailing [email protected] with your name, email address, desired shift, and t-shirt size.

You are enthusiastically encouraged to join us Oct. 2nd (Gandhi’s Birthday) on Capitol Hill:
Volunteer at our Peace Day Celebration!
(If you like ice cream, peace, and free t-shirts, this job is for you!)

Wed. October, 2 2013

Capitol Hill, 2237 Rayburn HOB

On October 2, The Peace Alliance, with support from Ben & Jerry’s, will be hosting our 4th Annual Peace Day Scooping Celebration! We will be holding an ice cream extravaganza at our nation’s Capitol during which we will urge Congress to enjoy delicious ice cream and learn more about the Youth PROMISE Act HR.1318/S.1307.

Come help us promote the event, scoop ice cream, and educate your Representatives and Hill staffers about our efforts to reduce violence and bring sustained peace to communities across the country.  This promises to be a fun event with a tremendous impact. We are expecting 1000 participants, and volunteers will receive free Peace Alliance T-shirts!

We will be hosting an invitation-only event for the staffs of Members who serve on the House Judiciary or Education and Workforce Committees followed by a larger main event open to all Hill staff, and we’re looking for volunteers who can help us throughout the day during these various programs.

Get Your Free Student Peace Alliance T-Shirt as a Thanks for Volunteering to fill the following shifts:

  • 7:30-9.30 am (Event promotion at Capitol South Metro)
  • 1:00-3:00 pm (Set up and scooping at invitation-only event)
  • 3:00-5:00 pm (Scooping ice cream and talking with staffers about Youth PROMISE Act)
  • Please respond by emailing [email protected] with your name, email address, desired shift, and t-shirt size.
  • For those that are interested, talking points and fact sheets on YPA will be available!


More about what we are pushing for:  Go to

Youth Violence Prevention:

Enact the Youth PROMISE Act (HR.1318/S.1307), ground breaking, bipartisan legislation that will give our communities the support and funding they need to effectively address youth violence issues by setting up local infrastructure to support effective on-the-ground work, ensuring we are saving lives and giving every young person the opportunity to meet their potential. Learn more…

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