Rochester Witness for Palestine, Inc.

is a 501(c)3, non-profit organization in Rochester NY.

Our overall mission includes:

  1. Seek a just peace for the people of Palestine wherever they may be
  2. Provide educational and cultural opportunities on this subject in our Rochester NY area community
  3. Encourage travel to Palestine / Israel and reporting of experiences; “Go and see; come and tell”
  4. Work toward social justice and human rights

About Us

Our current goals include:

  1. Continue to bring the eyewitness accounts of recent visitors to Palestine to faith communities in the Rochester area
  2. Organize and present the 9th annual Witness Palestine Film Festival at The Little Theatre and other venues
  3. With our local allies, maintain a regular presence at Rochester's Public Market, selling olive oil and other products from the Canaan Cooperative of the West Bank
  4. Seek opportunities for public expressions of advocacy
  5. Continue to recruit new advocates and integrate them into our work

Witness Palestine Film Festival

The dates for the next Festival in Rochester NY are:


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