"Shams Kairys is international co-coordinator of the Kinship activity of Sufi Order International. He has worked with innovative organizations and projects dedicated to helping heal the world, including Berkeley Area Interfaith Council, Meeting of the Ways, Creating Our Future, Seva Foundation, Reaching Out Project, EarthSave International and Youth for Environmental Sanity (YES!). He is currently focused on awakening the consciousness and conscience of humanity to the profound challenges of our global environmental predicament. Shams is a freelance writer and editor." 
- Advisory Board, Universal Awakening
Resources and articles
- Universal Awakening Shams Kairys, organizational web page, accessed July 17, 2013.