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Greater Tacoma Peace Prize

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Since 2005, the Norwegian-American community of the Greater Tacoma area annually honors a local individual or organization -- with a personal connection to the Greater Tacoma region -- who has made a significant contribution to the cause of peace.

Greater Tacoma Peace Prize

Greater Tacoma Peace Prize

7 months 6 days ago

2019 GTPP Laureate Willie C. Stewart, Sr., his friend Robert Radford, and GTPP Founder Thomas Heavey, Sr. have been invited to attend the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize Ceremony in Oslo, Norway! Here's a pic of Tom and Willie at this year's Laureate Recognition Banquet.

Greater Tacoma Peace Prize

Greater Tacoma Peace Prize

7 months 1 week ago

Interesting to see what happens before the Nobel Peace Prize is awarded...

Greater Tacoma Peace Prize

7 months 2 weeks ago

Congratulations to 2019 Nobel Peace Prize Winner, Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Abiy Ahmed Ali! www.cbsnews.com/news/nobel-peace-prize-2019-awarded-to-ethiopia-prime-minister-abiy-ahmed-today-2019-10-11/

Greater Tacoma Peace Prize

Greater Tacoma Peace Prize

7 months 3 weeks ago

At the 2019 Greater Tacoma Peace Prize Laureate Recognition Banquet, Willie C. Stewart, Sr. received the laureate medallion, the glass art bowl and olive branch, and the certificate of commendation. The certificate reads, "In recognition of Willie as a champion of racial harmony and peaceful discourse and his personal dedication and commitment to providing social awareness, education, and mutual respect among his student scholars, educators, and the greater Tacoma community, the 2019 Greater Tacoma Peace Prize is awarded to Willie C. Stewart, Sr. on this 20th day of September 2019. Mr. Stewart was nominated by Linda Caspersen. This award includes glass artwork commissioned from the Hilltop Glass Artists and travel for two to Oslo, Norway, to attend festivities in conjunction with the presentation of the Nobel Peace Prize on the 10th day of December 2019." 2019 Board of Directors: Thomas Heavey, Lisa Marie Ottoson, William F. Lincoln, Janet Ruud, Ksenija…

Greater Tacoma Peace Prize

Greater Tacoma Peace Prize

8 months 5 days ago

Some shots from the Laureate Banquet on Friday night... Congratulations, Willie C. Stewart, Sr.!

Greater Tacoma Peace Prize

8 months 1 week ago

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Greater Tacoma Peace Prize

Greater Tacoma Peace Prize

8 months 1 week ago

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9 months 2 weeks ago

Registration for the 2019 Laureate Recognition Banquet honoring Mr. Willie C. Stewart, Sr., 2019 GTPP Laureate, has closed. We have no more Room! Friday, September 20, 2019 5:30 - 8:30 PM Pacific Lutheran University We look forward to celebrating, but we will miss those of you who didn’t get a seat! We are so sorry! Questions? Write to info@tacomapeaceprize.org

Greater Tacoma Peace Prize

Greater Tacoma Peace Prize

10 months 1 week ago

Let's sit down on this bench and talk...

Greater Tacoma Peace Prize

10 months 4 weeks ago

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