Peace Action Maine is a member based and driven state-wide organization. It is a state affiliate of Peace Action, the largest peace and justice organization in the United States. Since 1982, Peace Action Maine has been a voice in Maine to abolish nuclear weapons, to promote US and global disarmament and to end war. It is a 501(c)4 organization. (Maine Peace Fund is the sister 501(c)3 organization to Peace Action Maine.)
Peace Action Maine Vision Statement:
Peace Action Maine is a voice for education and a center for all people committed to disarmament and creative responses to conflict.
Peace Action Maine Mission Statement:
Through our campaigns we:
-Educate about our increasing defense budget and decreasing expenditures for human needs and the connection between corporate globalization and militarism.
-Influence and affect state and federal laws and policy through lobbying, advocacy and direct action.
-Encourage nonviolent resolution to conflict.
2022-23 Peace Action Maine Board of Directors