SSPI Update

Our blog is the place we share stories about our work and our community. As our society continues to struggle with some of the same issues that Sargent Shriver focused on -- poverty, racism, inequality, war -- we look forward to sharing our discoveries with you. If you have your own story to share about Sarge or about how he has influenced your life or work, share it with us by emailing it to info@sargentshriver.org.

Mon Nov 09 05:36:21 EST 2015 Mon Nov 09 05:36:21 EST 2015

On Sarge's 100th Birthday, He Calls On Us to "Break Our Mirrors"

by Sargent Shriver Peace Institute

November 9, 2015 marks the 100th birthday of Robert Sargent Shriver. In the months leading up to this date, we reviewed Sarge's many accomplishments: the establishment of the Peace Corps; the creation of the War on Poverty programs (Head Start, Job Corps, VISTA, Community Action, Legal...

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Mon Jan 06 12:42:00 EST 2014 Mon Jan 06 12:42:00 EST 2014

Introducing the SSPI Blog

by Sargent Shriver Peace Institute

Over the past few months, we’ve been developing ways to communicate more simply and directly with our community. We’ve updated our website, we’ve reached out to you on Facebook and Twitter, and we’ve worked with academic and community partners developing curricula and programs that analyze...

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