Veterans For Peace Syracuse
Organization: Veterans For Peace Syracuse |
Address: 2013 East Genesee Street
State: New York
Organizational Website: vfp51.weebly.com/
Scope of organization:
This organization is a:
- Offers Truth in Recruitment Information
- Veteran or military family based
Other Outreach: Syracuse Peace Council, Workers' Center of Central New York
Issues you are working on:
- General counter-recruitment/Truth in Recruitment youth education
Years in Operation: More than 20 years
Summary describing your organization: OUR MISSION: Veterans For Peace, Inc. (VFP) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) educational and humanitarian organization dedicated to the abolishment of war.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE We, having dutifully served our nation, do hereby affirm our greater responsibility to serve the cause of world peace. To this end we will work, with others (a) To increase public awareness of the costs of war (b) To restrain our government from intervening, overtly and covertly, in the internal affairs of other nations (c) To end the arms race and to reduce and eventually eliminate nuclear weapons (d) To seek justice for veterans and victims of war (e) To abolish war as an instrument of national policy. To achieve these goals, members of Veterans For Peace pledge to use non-violent means and to maintain an organization that is both democratic and open with the understanding that all members are trusted to act in the best interests of the group for the larger purpose of world peace.
Contact Person: Dave Kashmer