Spotlight on a WNPJ member group: Fox Valley Peace Coalition

 

The Fox Valley Peace Coalition meets to vigil in Appleton on the first Saturday of each month, from 11 am -12 noon on W. College at Houdini Plaza. All welcome! The next vigil is on Saturday, Nov. 6th.

 

For some history of this long-running NE Wisconsin vigil, check out this write up in the local newspaper from 2009: http://www.wnpj.org/node/1542

Photo credit: Ronna Swift of Appleton (top) talks with people passing by the Fox Valley Peace Coalition's monthly peace rally on College Avenue in Appleton on March 7. Swift is long-time opponent of U.S. military involvement in Iraq and Afghanistan. Post-Crescent photos by Sharon Cekada

 

Organizer Ronna Swift writes about their monthly Vigil: “Our loyal core group continues to "intentionally witness for peace" once a month in Appleton.  We have been on that street corner now for 20 years.    We get many thumbs up…..  I still carry my, War is NOT the Answer sign from WNPJ.”

 

Fox Valley Peace Coalition

Contact: Ronna Swift

Address: 230 W. Seymour, Appleton, WI 54915

Phone: 920-205-2589

E-Mail: ronnajean61@gmail.com