Join us for the 23rd annual HOPE Festival!
Saturday, April 8th, 11am – 3pm
Student Recreation and Fitness Center
University of Maine, Orono
Sponsored by the Peace & Justice Center of Eastern Maine & the Peace & Reconciliation Studies Program of U Maine
The visual and performing arts are crucial to our work for peace, justice, and sustainability – they are inspiring, provoking, healing, and just plain fun. We will listen to poetry, create sculpture, sing and dance, and contemplate art!
All this, plus our annual organizational fair, with more than 60 organizations showcasing their work for a better world, an interactive children’s space, and delicious food from local vendors
To be part of the organizational fair, please fill out submit a table application form. If you wish to pay online, scroll down this page and follow the links for payments.
You can download a form HERE and mail it in, or fill it out and submit it online HERE by March 15, 2017. Tables for student groups are offered at a reduced rate – use our online table application form mentioned above, and click the box stating that you are a student organization.
Register as early as possible to ensure the best location, reserve limited backdrops and electrical connections, and be included in our outreach materials.
Want to place an ad in our HOPE program booklet? You can download a form HERE and mail it in, or fill it out and submit it online HERE.
We also welcome the support of sponsors for the Festival. To see the different levels of sponsorship, and sign up as an organization or an individual, download a hard copy HERE or submit our Sponsorship form online HERE.
And of course the HOPE Festival could not happen without many volunteers to help it run smoothly! Want to be part of an exciting day?? Submit a volunteer signup form online HERE.
You and your work are what make the annual HOPE festival such a special event. Please join us! And let us know if you can help promote HOPE with your constituency.
To pay for a table and/or a program ad online, click the appropriate links below: