Our Mission is to help individuals and communities develop the inner resources and practical skills needed to achieve a nonviolent, sustainable, and just world.
Annual Individual Student Visits
Community Training Attendees

Gandhi Garden Work Parties

Our weekly garden work parties are back! Join us for weeding, planting, watering, harvesting, and general garden maintenance. Volunteers of all ages and experience levels are welcome. Come spend some …

Civic Saturday

Join the Central Library of Rochester & Monroe County at the Gandhi Institute to hear readings of “civic scripture” and poetry, come together in song, share thoughts and ideas, and …

Gandhi Garden Work Parties

Our weekly garden work parties are back! Join us for weeding, planting, watering, harvesting, and general garden maintenance. Volunteers of all ages and experience levels are welcome. Come spend some …

Our Gandhi & Nonviolence Cards are traveling the world, bringing Gandhi’s philosophy to life in meaningful, fun ways.

Taking a Look at Income Inequality

By most standards the world is getting better. Global extreme poverty has plummeted in recent years. In 1800, 85% of the world was in extreme poverty. Thanks to the invention …

Sharing a Meal and the Opportunities it Offers

Food. Water. Safety. Rest. Fun. Belonging. Respect. Dignity. Beauty.  How inspired and curious it makes me feel to fantasize about a time and place where all these needs have the …