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Mothers for Peace Timeline

The history of Diablo Canyon began in 1963. Mothers for Peace formed as an anti-Vietnam war group in 1969. In 1973, Mothers for Peace committed to using the legal system to oppose Diablo Canyon, and by extension all nuclear facilities.




  1. Awards scholarships to high school and university students who have demonstrated commitment to
    working to protect the environment and/or world peace;
  2. Holds a Solar and Green Building Tour to raise funds for the scholarships;
  3. Holds fund-raising events to raise funds for legal intervention;
  4. Presents Jane Addams Children’s Peace Award Books to the library;
  5. Sponsors lectures and other educational events;
  6. Sponsors lantern launchings and other events to honor civilians who died in the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

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San Luis Obispo Mothers for Peace
P.O. Box 3608
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403
(805) 773-3881