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One Million Stars To End Violence Wraps Up in Bloomington

The One Million Stars to End Violence Project made its mark on Bloomington this year through the Lotus Blossoms Education and Outreach Program.

  • Ribbon Stars

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    Photo: Aubrey Seader

    Ribbon Stars

  • Tables full of stars

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    Photo: Aubrey Seader

    Tables full of stars, at Lotus Headquarters on Rogers Street, in downtown Bloomington.

  • Volunteers pack boxes full of stars

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    Photo: Aubrey Seader

    Volunteers pack boxes full of stars at the Lotus Headquarters on Rogers Street, in downtown Bloomington.

  • Tiny Paper Stars

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    Photo: Aubrey Seader

    Tiny paper stars, made of recycled materials, make an appearance in the stacks being packed for shipment to Australia.

The death of a young Irish woman in Australia has catalysed an international effort to overcome violence through a massive art project. Hundreds from Indiana have joined the “Million Stars to End Violence” campaign, which will culminate at the Commonwealth Games in Australia in 2018.

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