Discusion Topic; Faith in Action: Building Power, Creating Change.
February 1, 2015 - 12:00pm
Join the congregation of Northfield Community Church in welcoming CRS's Director of Policy Laura Dean Friedrich for a topic discussion on buidling power in our communities and making change. Surely this will be a powerful and informative event. Please plan on attending!!
WHAT IS IT? Churches across the city are coming together to get “Souls to the Polls” and vote early in the municipal elections. Our churches are non-partisan, and we do not endorse candidates, but we want to make sure that—no matter who you’re voting for—you get out and vote on the issues that matter to your community!
February 15, 2015 - 9:00am
BLACK LIVES MATTER, ALL NEIGHBORHOODS MATTER, ALL VOTES COUNT
Make your voice heard in the Chicago election:
STOP Police Brutality and Misconduct
Invest in community-based VIOLENCE PREVENTION programs
Create GOOD JOBS and AFFORDABLE HOUSING for ALL neighborhoods
Stand up for a DEMOCRATIC and ELECTED School Board
Rev. Osagyefo Sekou is an organizer training protesters in Ferguson, MO. This is a free event sponsored by the Seminary Consortium for Urban Pastoral Education. (SCUPE) Reception is at 5:45, and Rev. Sekou's presentation will being at 6:30.
Catalyst Chicago Associate Editor Melissa Sanchezwill take part in a panel discussion on the weekly public affairs show on PBS Channel 20!
November 13, 2014 - 7:00pm
Melissa Sanchez will discuss the Emanuel Administration's preschool social impact bonds, offer opinions on the Rauner transition team, the Park Ridge residents who were sued for criticizing a development project, and the Bears! Tune in and check her out!