The Board of Directors of Community Mediation Services (CMS) would like to thank all who attended a fun-filled evening of wine tasting, networking, and learning about our organization on

Thursday, October 15, 2009 at:

Moore Brothers Wine Company

33 E. 20th St

New York, NY 10003

CMS creates new approaches to conflict resolution with youth, family and community programs that serve 22,000 individuals each year.  Your support will help us continue to serve others.

As promised the answers to the Trivia Game are listed below:

Mediation the word has its origins in the 14th century, derived from the Latin “medius” meaning “middle.”

The United States has served as a mediator between Bolivia and Chile in 1882, and between Russia and Japan in 1905.

The Egois the mediator between the Superego and the Id.


The Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service was created in 1947 after the intense labor unrest that followed World War II.


In 1978 on a world stage, Jimmy Carter, a former naval officer and southern governor, used shuttle diplomacy to mediate peace between two Mediterranean countries.

 

 

 

What nationally certified evidence-based program was the first program at CMS?

Queens Adolescent Diversion Program


Which former senator of the past two decades from a New England state has successfully mediated the 1996 Professional Baseball Strike, had helped mediate the most recent Irish peace accords, and is currently helping diminish conflict in Afghanistan? George Mitchell

 

Rocco Mediate is a professional Golf player.

 

CMS is the only organization in New York City that can mediate custody and visitation in family matters in the five borough Family Courts.

 


Which organization created the first program in New YorkState to mediate parent-teen conflicts?CMS


 

When: Thursday, October 15, 6:30PM to 8:30PM
Where: Moore Brothers Wine Company
33 E. 20th St
New York, NY 10003
Please RSVP to mediatenyc@gmail.com by 10/8/09.
$20 at the door
100% of net proceeds will go to Community Mediation Services
(501(c)(3) organization)
We hope you can join us! Please spread the word!
To learn more about us please visit: www.mediatenyc.org For more information: contact mediatenyc@gmail.com
Read about us in New York Nonprofit Press:
Community Mediation Services Building Bridges Out of Conflict,5/29/09 http://www.nynp.biz/index.php/agencies-of-the-monthBoard of Directors of Community Mediation Services (CMS) invites you to a fun-filled evening of wine tasting, networking, and learning about our organization. CMS creates new approaches to conflict resolution with youth, family and community programs that serve 22,000 individuals each year.
When: Thursday, October 15, 6:30PM to 8:30PM
Where: Moore Brothers Wine Company
33 E. 20th St
New York, NY 10003
Please RSVP to mediatenyc@gmail.com by 10/8/09.
$20 at the door
100% of net proceeds will go to Community Mediation Services
(501(c)(3) organization)
We hope you can join us! Please spread the word!
To learn more about us please visit: www.mediatenyc.org For more information: contact mediatenyc@gmail.com
Read about us in New York Nonprofit Press:
Community Mediation Services Building Bridges Out of Conflict,5/29/09 http://www.nynp.biz/index.php/agencies-of-the-The Board of Directors of Community Mediation Services (CMS) invites you to a fun-filled evening of wine tasting, networking, and learning about our organization. CMS creates new approaches to conflict resolution with youth, family and community programs that serve 22,000 individuals each year.
When: Thursday, October 15, 6:30PM to 8:30PM
Where: Moore Brothers Wine Company
33 E. 20th St
New York, NY 10003
Please RSVP to mediatenyc@gmail.com by 10/8/09.
$20 at the door
100% of net proceeds will go to Community Mediation Services
(501(c)(3) organization)
We hope you can join us! Please spread the word!
To learn more about us please visit: www.mediatenyc.org For more information: contact mediatenyc@gmail.com
Read about us in New York Nonprofit Press:
Community Mediation Services Building Bridges Out of Conflict,5/29/09 http://www.nynp.biz/index.php/agencies-of-the-month