FEBRUARY 23, 2014

Budd is one of 51 ‘Unsung Heroes of Compassion’, to be honored by the Dalai Lama on Feb. 23rd in San Francisco

APRIL 19, 2014

UC Davis’s Afghan Student Association Cultural Banquet
and Fundraiser

6:00pm, at Freeborn Hall, UC Davis



San Francisco Green Festival 2012
November 10: 10am – 7pm
November 11: 11am – 6pm
SF Concourse Exhibition Center, Booth 952

Come visit the TIE booth! Green Festival, the nation’s largest and most diverse sustainability event returns in its 11th year to the SF Concourse Exhibition Center, located at 638 8th St. (at Brannan). San Francisco Green Festival will offer not only an incredible sense of community but also the largest, most diverse and most trusted place for learning, shopping and having fun!
Featuring an organic food court; an environmental film installation presented by the Sierra Club; hands-on DIY workshops; organic vegan and vegetarian cooking demonstrations; an organic beer and wine garden; live music; and an incredible Green Marketplace for all of your holiday shopping needs. For more information click HERE.

San Francisco Concourse Holiday Sale – November 24 & 25, 2012
November 24: 10am – 5pm
November 25: 10am – 4pm

We will be selling jewelry and handbags from Afghanistan. We will also have solar oven kits for purchase.

Mt. Diablo Peace Center- December 11, 2012 from 6 – 9pm

Budd is giving a talk at the Mt. Diablo Peace Center potluck dinner titled, “Afghanistan – What Now?”

Cost: $20 suggested donation and a dish to share
6:00pm – 7:00pm: optional pot luck
7:00pm: talk begins


Mt. Diablo Peace Center
55 Eckley Lane
Walnut Creek, CA 94596

RSVP: 925-933-7850

Rice Packing Party

Faith Presbyterian Church
625 Florin Road
Sacramento, CA 95831

April 28, 2012 9:00am – 1:30pm

For more information about Faith Presbyterian Church:

For more information about Stop Hunger Now:


Another “Fun Raiser”–Save the Date!

Special Guest: Comedian Mark Lundholm

Veteran’s Memorial Building
3780 Mt. Diablo Blvd
Lafayette, CA, 94549

Friday 5/11/12     6:30- 9:30 pm 

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Past Events

9/17 and  9/18/2011

Lafayette Art & Wine Festival

10 am – 7 pm Saturday
10 am-    6 pm Sunday

Downtown Lafayette, California (Google Map) – Off Highway 24, west of the I-680/Highway 24 interchange

Admission to the Festival is free.



Bioneers Conference 2011

Exhibit booth  Friday-Sunday

Marin Conference Center|
San Rafael, CA

For more information on the Bioneers Conference, click here.

Friday 5/27/11

Another “Fun Raiser”patrick_martin magician

Patrick has performed at the White House and many celebrity parties.
Be part of the magic! Join our celebration event!

Budd MacKenzie will also update us with stories from  his April trip to Afghanistan.  He will discuss many experiences that he has not shared publicly before, including what has worked and what has not.  Come and hear Budd’s ground level report of working for children in Afghanistan.

6-7:30 pm complimentary wine and hors d’oeuvres
7-9:15 program

Adults $60  Students $30

Veterans Memorial Building
3780 Mount Diablo Boulevard, Lafayette, CA

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