Educational Institutions

PeaceJam Foundation

  • Arvada, CO
  • www.peacejam.org

Mission Statement

The mission of the PeaceJam Foundation is to create generations
of young leaders committed to positive change in themselves, their communities,
and the world through the inspiration of Nobel Peace Laureates.

Main Programs

  1. Multiple service projects
Service Areas

Self-reported

International

ruling year

1996

Principal Officer since 1996

Self-reported

Mr Ivan Suvanjieff

Keywords

Self-reported

Youth Development, service learning,education,Peace Laureates

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Also Known As

PeaceJam Foundation

EIN

84-1349666

 Number

4687373085

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Student Services and Organizations (B80)

Community Service Clubs (Kiwanis, Lions, Jaycees, etc.) (S80)

Youth Development Programs (O50)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

How does this organization make a difference?

Overview

Self-reported by organization

Since its launch in 1996, more than 600,000 youth have participated in the PeaceJam program. Over one million
service projects have been created and implemented by participating youth, and over 140 PeaceJam youth events
have taken place in 10 different countries throughout the world.

Programs

Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

Multiple service projects

PeaceJam is an international education program built around 12 Nobel Peace Prize Laureates that serve as members of the PeaceJam Foundation. Over 600,000 youth from all over the world are involved in our programs and have created more than 100,000 service projects till date. PeaceJam Juniors - Suggested Ages 5-11 PeaceJam Leaders - Suggested Ages 11-14 PeaceJam Ambassadors - Suggested Ages 14-19 PeaceJam Juvenile Justice Program PeaceJam Scholars - College Ages

Category

Population(s) Served

Females, all ages or age unspecified

Males, all ages or age unspecified

Budget

Service Areas

Self-reported

International

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Financials

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Peacejam Foundation
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

PeaceJam Foundation

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Mr Ivan Suvanjieff

BIO

A rockstar !

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Liz Bernstein

Nobel Womens Initiative

Term: June 2008 - June 2010

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?


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BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?