El-Hibri Peace Education Award
In 2017, RISE of Peace Inc. ("RISE") Advisor, Dr. Leo Sandy was nominated for the El-Hibri Peace Education Prize. This nomination was a resounding acknowledgement of RISE's standing in peace education. This nomination
demonstrated RISE's significant efforts to include an educator dedicated to inclusive and socially-just communities in the U.S. The nomination reflects service and commitment to the principles of peace, justice, and inclusion.