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Growing Communities for Peace

Cause Area

  • Arts & Culture
  • Board Development
  • Children & Youth
  • Community
  • Education & Literacy


14160 Old Holt CourtLINDSTROM, MN 55045 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

Memorable and engaging books and music for young children that enhance the "smarts" for problem-solving, empathy, and compassion, and sink deeply -- for life -- into children's hearts and minds. With kids on our minds and in our hearts, please join us by contributing to our nonprofit with your money or your time! Contact us through our websites: https://www.smarttoolsforlife.com. Smart Tools for Life is a publishing project of the nonprofit Growing Communities for Peace. http://www.growingcommunitiesforPeace.org


Staffed by Julie Penshorn with an MBA and who specializes as a children's author, musician, and educational product developer, Louisa Hext, marketing manager, and Rebecca Janke, M.Ed. educational consultant. We were established in 1982 and earned an international reputation with over 13,000 schools implementing our previous works. Please see our websites for more information.


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