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Who’s Wearing Peace Cord: Phil Donahue

TV personality Phil Donahue poses with a Peace Cord at Agapi Stassinopoulos’ launch party for her newest book, “Unbinding the Heart.”

Who’s Wearing Peace Cord: Barbara Walters

Barbara Walters smiles and poses with a Peace Cord bracelet at Agapi Stassinopoulos’ launch party for her newest book, Unbinding the Heart.

Peace Cord & ARZU STUDIO HOPE on CBS ‘The Early Show’!

ARZU STUDIO HOPE was highlighted in a story about Boston-based nonprofit Beyond the 11th in a CBS ‘The Early Show’  special on Thursday, September 8. Since 2005, Beyond the 11th and ARZU STUDIO HOPE have worked together to bring education, healthcare and economic opportunity to women, many of them widows, in Afghanistan. Beyond the 11th has helped to fund a number of key ARZU initiatives including constructing and furnishing the ARZU Women’s Community Center in Dragon Valley, Bamyan, building the Children’s Playground at the nearby ARZU Garden Center, supporting the Peace Cord project, providing scholarships for three young women pursuing higher education and delivering bonuses for widow rug weavers.

                      See the CBS video here.

More ‘NCIS’ Actors Wearing Peace Cord!

Al Burghard is seen here wearing a Peace Cord on the set of the CBS series NCIS. He appears in an upcoming episode as a Range Master, so make sure to watch for it!

Mark Harmon Supports Peace Cord in this PSA!

Mark Harmon and his television character Special Agent Gibbs support Peace Cord™ by wearing one on the hit CBS show NCIS. Here, Mark shares why wearing peace proudly is an inspirational way to make a positive impact in the lives of women and families in Afghanistan. Many thanks to Mark Harmon for his support of Peace Cord™! Visit www.peacecord.org for more information.

Who’s Wearing Peace Cord: Dulé Hill

Actor Dulé Hill of the television shows “West Wing” and “Psych” wears his Peace Cord on the red carpet!

Who’s Wearing Peace Cord: Max Adler

“Glee” actor Max Adler poses for the cameras while displaying his Peace Cord bracelet!

What People Are Saying About Peace Cord (Pt. 2)

We have been beyond thrilled by the positive response we’ve gotten since our Today Show appearance! Want to know what people are saying about Peace Cord™ bracelets? Below are some comments from our Facebook and Twitter pages!

“In honor of International Women’s Day, wearing my @peacecord bracelet, woven by Afghan women.” – Anne, New York, NY

“Thank YOU for what you’re doing… my father {retired} wore one I made for him when he was deployed…” – Theo, unknown city

“What an amazing thing to share with people around the world…Something beautiful for someone beautiful. I am ordering as I write for family and friends so they can look down and remember heroes from all over the world.” – Deidre, unknown city

“My husband is a Vietnam Era Air Force veteran so we both got the new Air Force bracelets. They are VERY nice!” – Deb in Otsego, MI

“Yep… The NBC today show is the reason I found your FB page. I’m sharing it with my military Mom friends! Proud Air Force Mom here.” – Debra, unknown city

“I’m sharing too…all my Facebook friends. I’m going to let my 14-year-old daughter pick hers out after school today. Like I said to my friend, what a tribute to be wearing a piece of our soldiers around our wrists.” – Stacey in Holly, MI

“I love this site and the Peace Cord. I come from a long line of military servicemen in my family. And the rewards it gives to those women who make them is the best idea behind this.” – Serena Nelson, born on MacDill Air Force Base in FL

Once again, many thanks to all of our supporters! We are excited to continue to share our mission with you.

Who’s Wearing Peace Cord: Regina King & Shelby Young

Regina King (currently starring in the TV series "Southland") poses proudly with her Memorial Black Peace Cord!

Film and television actress Shelby Young ("Days of Our Lives," "The Social Network") shows off her Army Dress Peace Cord bracelet!

Peace Cord on ‘The Today Show’!

We are thrilled that Peace Cord was featured as part of a “gifts that give back” special on The Today Show this morning! Dannielle Kyrillos of Daily Candy highlighted the bracelets as a “do-good” product. You can watch for Peace Cord and other great products in this clip on The Today Show website!