SAN FRANCISCO, May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Roots of Peace Founder/CEO, Heidi Kuhn attended the historic ceremony on Sunday, May 17, 2015 when His Holiness Pope Francis bestowed Sainthood on two Palestinian Nuns.
World leaders, global dignitaries, and ranking officials of the Catholic Church proclaim the Canonization as a sign of hope for peace and future prosperity in a region torn by centuries of secular conflict and religious division. Roots of Peace CEO Heidi Kuhn was personally invited to witness this historic event by His Beatitude, the Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem Fouad Twal. Roots of Peace presence in Israel is focused on bringing Israelis and Palestinian together to sow the seeds of peace, and to create agricultural prosperity where an estimated 1.5 million land-mines and unexploded ordinance currently exist.
Roots of Peace is a San Rafael CA based 501(C) 3 non-profit whose global mission is to create opportunity and restore economic vitality in post-conflict regions throughout the world.
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