2021 Pilot Program for American Teens

CFP host families with teenagers have the added dimension of friendships among the CFP teen pairs and the American teens.  CFP will conduct a pilot program to enhance the role …

Alumni Association Update

Led by Meltsia Economou and Selinay Hurses, the Cypriot alumni are reorganizing themselves with a new and larger leadership group comprised of alumni from each graduating class and representing both …

CFP’s Alumni Survey Results

This summer, a committee of 11 CFP alumni from Cypriot, Israeli and Palestinian communities and 3 American teens created CFP’s very first alumni survey, studied its results and offered specific …

HasNa Peacebuilder Recognition

For the past four years HasNa, an international peacebuilding organization headquartered in Washington, DC, has selected exceptional peacebuilders to commemorate the UN’s International Day of Peace on September 21st.  This …

CFP Teens & Rep. John Lewis

CFP joins those who honor the life of Rep. John Lewis and are grateful that several classes of CFP alumni were able to meet him and learn firsthand how young …

In Memory of Jack Bradley, Jr.

CFP has lost Jack Bradley, Jr., an avid contributor and supporter.  Jack passed away peacefully on April 3, 2020 with his wife, Michelle, by his side. Jack worked for the …

CFP & COVID-19

Dear CFP Friends, We at Creating Friendships for Peace share your concerns about the current health situation facing our world. We join the other voices urging you to be cautious and …

Michael Liatsos joins CFP Board

Newly elected President of Cyprus Friendship Programme association We are pleased to announce that Michael Liatsos, Managing Director of MLA Technologies Services Ltd, has been elected President of CFP’s legally …

In Memoriam

Margaret M. Barrett December 07, 1929 – August 23, 2019 We are saddened to share the news that CFP’s founder passed away on Friday, Aug. 23, at the age of …