|Dr. Clyde Rivers|
On May 31, 2013, Dr. Clyde Rivers had the privilege of bringing the Golden Rule International Award to the State of Michigan. Dr. Rivers is the Interfaith Peace-Building Initiative (IPI) Representative to the United Nations in New York as well as a member of the leadership team of the Golden Rule International Award. The Golden Rule is “Treat other the way you want to be treated.” This award has been created by Dr. Mussie Hailu, Board Chairman of the Interfaith Peace-Building Initiative and the Golden Rule International Award, to help establish cultures of peace around the world. The leaders Interfaith Peace-Building Initiative and the Golden Rule International Award look to honor people that live the Golden Rule as a lifestyle. The Golden Rule International Award is now established in 120 nations of the world. The current President Girma Wolde of Ethiopia is the Parton of Golden Rule International.
Representative Dr. Clyde Rivers is quoted as saying; “It is such a privilege to bring this prestigious award on a platform such as the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Former President Ford was a great man of peace and his museum resonates the principles of the Golden Rule. We thank the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum for allowing our organization to present the Golden Rule International Award at this esteemed location.”