About Interfaith paths to peace


History, Mission & Vision

Interfaith Paths to Peace (IPP) is a grassroots community peace organization, established in 1996.  For over two decades, we have been serving the community with a mission of promoting interfaith understanding and peacemaking through programming and events.  IPP is a private, 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization (NGO), located in Louisville, Kentucky.   

MISSION:   Interfaith Paths to Peace builds peace and compassion in our community by uniting people of diverse faiths and cultures.   

VISION:  Our vision is to leave a more peaceful world for future generations.


Who We Are

We the people of IPP, in order to create a more inclusive society, bring those of all cultures, ethnicities, faiths, traditions, and nationalities together in our community to share and celebrate our diverse humanity.

We believe that:  PEACE IS A VERB!


Our Programs

Annual Series Events - 4,970 attendees in 2017

Community Peacemaking - 1,554 attendees in 2017

Spirituality U. Education Series - 951 attendees in 2017

Speeches & Presentations (public & private) - 1,304 attendees in 2017

Last year, IPP brought over 8,700 people of diverse cultures together to celebrate our one human race. 

Together, working for peace!

what we do



What people are saying about IPP

  • Interfaith Paths to Peace ROCKS in Louisville and beyond!
  • For over 20 years, IPP has set the standard for strengthening our community through compassion, and the impact of its work is felt throughout our great city and beyond.
  • IPP has a unique purpose that of bringing together people of many different faiths and philosophies for the purpose of education and social justice based on the principle of peace.
  • Interfaith Paths to Peace is an impactful source of light, love, hope, and healing in our community.  IPP represents the promise of what we can achieve by living, loving, and working together.
  • Thanks for all the wonderful work you do to make Louisville a better, stronger community!
  • You are doing such solid grassroots work which is utterly important for people to understand other religions.  I salute your efforts!
  • IPP's work to build interfaith understanding in Louisville has generated benefits for all in the city!
  • IPP is one of the greatest gifts to our community!

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