HIGHLIGHTS OF THE 2017 HUB PEACEBUILDER TOUR:  "Peace Wheels on the Ground!"

Rotarian Peacebuilders in District 5100 gather at The Hub Peacebuilder Tour Launch in McMinnville, Oregon beneath the wing of the Spruce Goose.

Rotarian Peacebuilders in District 5100 gather at The Hub Peacebuilder Tour Launch in McMinnville, Oregon beneath the wing of the Spruce Goose.

In collaboration with the Rotarian Action Group for Peace (RAGFP), The Hub traveled from Dayton, OH to the West Coast (San Diego to Portland) and on to the Rotary World Peace Conference 2017 in Ann Arbor, MI.  It arrived in Atlanta, GA on June 9th for the Rotary International Convention where it a featured exhibit in the Friendship Hall

Through dozens of video interviews, Rotarian Troubadour, Jerry Leggett explored the question, "What does peacebuilding look like for you?"

The Hub Peacebuilder is a mobile "space for peace" that has been 'Rotarized' with "The Four Way Test" and a colorful "Peace Map" featuring Rotary's worldwide peacebuilding network. It serves as a venue for video interviews, inspiring live music and engaging conversations around peacebuilding. 

PEACE WHEELS ON THE GROUND

In 2018, The Hub Peace Wheels Project will provide peacebuilding resources for local Rotary Clubs and other community service organizations who wish to serve as a hub for good in their community.  The Hub team has over 40 years combined experience in education, fundraising and community organizing with local communities.  We can help you:

  1. Schedule a Hub Tour Stop;
  2. Organize a Peacebuilders Walk & Village;
  3. Order a Customized Hub for your Club/Community.
  4. (HAVE FUN!)

Meet Jerry Leggett, Peace Troubadour and Tour Organizer

Jerry Leggett, a Rotarian who previously served as Executive Director of the Dayton International Peace Museum and now is the President & CEO of 21st Century Peace Literacy Foundation.  Since the late 60's, Jerry has performed his original tunes for audiences worldwide.

Jerry Leggett, Peace Troubadour

Jerry Leggett, Peace Troubadour

Rotarian Peace Troubadour, Jerry Leggett performs for peacebuilders beneath the Spruce Goose at the Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum in McMinnville, Oregon. (Photo credit: Patsy Ferrell,©2017, Used with permission)

Rotarian Peace Troubadour, Jerry Leggett performs for peacebuilders beneath the Spruce Goose at the Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum in McMinnville, Oregon. (Photo credit: Patsy Ferrell,©2017, Used with permission)

Meeting up with the Highway 78 Rotary Club in North County San Diego for the nickle tour of The Hub and a chance to talk about their upcoming Mariachi Festival that raises funds for local school programs.

The Hub Peacebuilder Tour travels through the Giant Redwoods on its way down the coast from the Rotarian Action Group for Peace headquarters in Portland, OR.

The Hub Peacebuilder Tour travels through the Giant Redwoods on its way down the coast from the Rotarian Action Group for Peace headquarters in Portland, OR.