World Healing, World Peace

C.O.P. is an acronym for “Committee of Poets”.  Our vision is to utilize Poetry as the Olive Branch to be an influence with humanity in the arena of World Healing, World Peace.   We wish to sponsor and participate in as many venues as we can utilizing Poetry as a means to alter the consciousness of our world and the people and institutions in it. Our focus will include the following means of Facilitation . . . 

Events such as :

International Poetry Festivals



Book Publishing


Library Town Meetings and Talks

Learning Institution Seminars and Assemblies

Educator’s Workshops

Corporate Workshops

Community Outreach Programs

Social Workshops

Aspiring Artists / Writers Workshops

Literary Journals~Annual or Quarterly


We will not limit this program to any specific geographical area, for our entire world is in need and can benefit from this forum.

We will be seeking to affiliate this movement with other Organizations, Countries, Corporations, Educational Institutions, Foundations and Trusts, Individuals, etc. We will not limit the possibilities of what we can do. This is not an exclusive effort, but one of inclusiveness.

We will be pursuing funding through many sources to including Corporate Sponsors, Government Funding, Foundation and Trust Funding, Education Institutions, Private and Public Donations.


Our committee of Organizing Members are :  See  HERE

Hülya N Yılmaz, Ph.D.

Fahredin Shehu Ph.D.

Kimberly Burnham, Ph.D.

Shareef Abdur Rasheed

Janet P. Caldwell

Nizar Sartawi

William S. Peters, Sr.

Keith Alan Hamilton

Gail Weston Shazor

Please, won’t you join the effort by becoming an Associate Member. Together WE CAN change our world.


Thank You

C.O.P.s 4 World Healing, World Peace

Support the Vision

Annual Affiliate Membership

$ 25.00


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