As you may know, we recently moved our Washington office to the historic Uline Arena, a cost-friendly location that better suits our needs and keeps us close to the center of advocacy action.
As the warm weather arrives, we are excited to invite you to join us for an… Read more
Looking for a fun excuse to get outside this spring? Then join us on Saturday, May 5th for the Iraqi Children Foundation‘s annual “In Their Shoes” 5k!
Enjoy Iraqi music, food, and family-friendly activities! Invite your friends to take part and sign up before this Saturday to take advantage… Read more
On Thursday, November 16, join EPIC staff, Board Members, and our Host Committee at A Truly EPIC Happy Hour in support of Iraq’s future. All proceeds go to further EPIC’s mission of humanitarian action for peace.
Meet new friends interested in making Iraq safe and prosperous again and reconnect with… Read more
On Sunday, September 24, Professionals for a Better Iraq (PBI) held their First Annual Assembly in northern Virginia where 60 Iraqi-American professionals came together for the opportunity to network and contribute to a shared vision for Iraq’s future. PBI is EPIC’s implementing partner on our Connection Initiative which aims to… Read more
Iraq is once again in the headlines as military efforts to expel ISIS from the city of Mosul are well underway. At EPIC, we are responding by continuing to monitor the security situation and humanitarian crisis, informing Congress, our aid community colleagues, and the administration of emerging needs, and stepping… Read more
Join us on Sunday, August 28, 10 AM at the Washington Monument for DCRally4Refugees!
The event seeks to raise awareness about the magnitude of the global refugee crisis, encourage advocacy and U.S. support for relief efforts, and demonstrate solidarity with refugees and displaced people worldwide.
Several Iraqis and many… Read more
Looking for a fun excuse to get outside this Spring? Then join us on Saturday, May 14 for the Iraqi Children Foundation‘s annual “In Their Shoes” 5k!
Meet Iraq’s Ambassador to the U.S., His Excellency Lukman Faily and Alexandria Mayor Allison Silberberg! Enjoy free parking, music, food, and family… Read more
In 2014, fighting across western and northern Iraq forced more than 2 million Iraqis to flee their homes. With widespread sectarian violence and gross human rights abuses being committed by ISIS, many fled out of fear of persecution.
UN agencies have also reported human rights violations and serious violations… Read more
This month, EPIC hosted a fundraiser for TentEd 2.0 at the Saloon in Washington, DC. As an intern, it was great to get out of the office, enjoy DC nightlife, and reach out to EPIC’s expansive and diverse community. We had such an amazing turnout and it was exciting to… Read more
The Education for Peace in Iraq Center is an independent 501(c)3 organization committed to lasting peace
and empowering youth in Iraq and Iraqi Kurdistan.