David and Fran Korten, respectively president of the board and executive director of YES! Magazine, accepting the Tikkun Olam award.
David and Fran Korten of YES! Magazine, accepted the IFC’s Tikkun Olam award. The IFC’s 2016 awards are detailed here.

The Bainbridge Island/North Kitsap Interfaith Council exists:

  • To work for dignity, justice, and opportunity for all persons.
  • To speak for the voiceless, confront violence and oppression and bring healing to the wounded.
  • To assist a greater responsiveness to human need in the institutions, structures and environment in our community.
  • To nurture peace among and unity within communities and nations.
  • To care for the earth, defending the rights of all its creatures and seeking the reverent and equitable use of its resources
  • To welcome dialogue with people of all faiths, recognizing that we are enriched through their presence and collaboration.
  • To work with people of all faiths to provide for the common good.

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