Community Renewal Society

Chicago SNCC History Project Conference

Short Description: 

“From Civil Rights to Black Power”

This two-day conference will revisit an understudied and often misunderstood, but crucial, part of the ongoing African-American fight for freedom, social justice and humanity.

Times: 
February 17, 2017 - 8:30am to February 18, 2017 - 5:00pm

“From Civil Rights to Black Power” – A conference by the Chicago SNCC History Project

February 17-18

This two-day conference will revisit an understudied and often misunderstood, but crucial, part of the ongoing African-American fight for freedom, social justice and humanity. Read more >

Presenters include Civil Rights Veterans & Scholars:

Include in CAN: 
0

Revolutionary Conversations

Short Description: 

Revolutionary Conversations:  A Gathering of the Prophets With Bishop John Selders 

Times: 
February 11, 2017 - 9:00am

Revolutionary Conversations:  A Gathering of the Prophets With Bishop John Selders 

Join us as we learn how the church can play a leading role in the fight for social justice.  Learn strategies for resistance and discuss how we can build the beloved community in the most difficult of times.  

Include in CAN: 
0

Dismantling Barriers to Life, StoryCorps Justice Project

Short Description: 

Join us for the StoryCorps Justice Project Listening Event at the First Baptist Congregational Church.

Times: 
March 11, 2017 - 12:30pm

Dismantling Barriers to Life is a speak out about the impacts of mass incarceration. This StoryCorps Justice Project Listening Event will also serve as a space for people to think through ways of collectively building resistance and taking action. Join us at the First Baptist Congregational Church, 1613 W Washington Blvd, Chicago, IL from 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. 

Include in CAN: 
0

Community Renewal Chorus - To Certain Poor Shepherds

Times: 
December 18, 2016 - 7:30pm

Ring in the holiday season as The Community Renewal Chorus explores musical tradition and contemporary reimaginings of the Christmas Story in To Certain Poor Shepherds. 

Sunday, December 18, 2016 @ 7:30 PM St. Alphonsus Church, Chicago, IL 60657 (Paid parking behind the church or across the street to the south of Athenaeum Theatre)

Include in CAN: 
0

#GivingTuesday

Times: 
November 29, 2016 - 8:00am

#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. #GivingTuesday is a time to take action to support the change you most want to see in the world.

Include in CAN: 
0

Pages

Subscribe to CRS Main Feed Subscribe to RSS - Community Renewal Society