Mahsa Torabi and friends in Iran participate in long-distance races to promote peace.
In the spirit of Peace Pilgrim
In the decades since Peace Pilgrim devoted her life to walking for peace, others around the globe have taken to the highways and byways to raise awareness around social and humane causes.
Paula Francis: the Happiness Walker
Our Peace Pilgrim-inspired Happiness Walker friend, Paula Francis, shown here with FOPP board member Richard Polese, is circling the country on foot speaking with people, researching and reporting on happiness. Learn more in our newsletter article (Newsletter #62 page 4) and at the Happiness Walk website.
Running for Peace in Iran
Mahsa Torabi is a Free to Run Ambassador in Iran who is using long-distance running and cycling to spread the word of peace. She counts Peace Pilgrim as an inspiration for her peacemaking activities. She has supplied us with a digital Peace Pilgrim book in Persian that is available on our website. Learn more in our newsletter article (Newsletter #62 page 4). You can also follow her on Facebook under Mahsa Torabi.