United States 19 August: Providence, RI

Dominican Independence Festival of Rhode Island

The Peace Run was very happy to attend the Dominican Independence Festival of Rhode Island. Pictured holding the Peace Torch is Governor Gina Raimondo and her family.

Sheldon Whitehouse, US Senator holds the Peace Torch.

Seth Magaziner, General Treasurer holds the Peace Torch.

Representative Almeida and a parade participant join the Lieutenant Governor Daniel McKee.

Lieutenant Governor Daniel McKee, his wife, volunteers and staff at the parade festival

Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea with Councilwoman Carmen Castillo.

Marilyn Cepeda, President and Coordinator of the Dominican Festival.

State Senator Ana Quezada.

U.S. Congressman David Cicilline, Governor Gina Raimondo and her family, State Senator Harold Metts, and Representative Grace Diaz hold the Peace Run banner.

We joined the parade through Broad Street to Roger Williams Park. A big thank you to everyone who embraced the Peace Run and shared their hopes and dreams for peace!