Category Archives: Events

United We Stand Against Hate and Bigotry—March 6, Harrisburg

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8th Annual Concert of H.O.P.E—April 16, Harrisburg

This fundraiser for CCU’s Prison Action Committee features gospel choirs and inspiring testimonies. When: Saturday, April 16, 2016 – 4-6pm Where: The Historic Grace United Methodist Church, 216 State St. Harrisburg, PA 17101 Learn more at http://www.ccuhbg.org/?tribe_events=gospel-concert-of-h-o-p-e

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MORALtorium Event to Call for Moratorium on New Fracking—March 21, Harrisburg

Please mark your calendars! We have confirmed the reservation of the Capitol Rotunda in Harrisburg for a Press Conference, Rally and Lobby Day for Monday, March 21 at 11:00 am.  Our ask: a MORALtorium on permits for any new wells … Continue reading

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Stop Extreme Energy Film Fest—February 13, Carlisle

From Clean Water Action (http://www.cleanwateraction.org/): Show your love for clean energy this Valentine’s weekend! Join us for the Stop Extreme Energy Film Fest on Saturday, February 13th at Dickinson College. RSVP here to attend! Attend the film fest to watch groundbreaking films … Continue reading

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The Felony Homicide Rule in Juvenile Sentencing—March 14, Pittsburgh

The Pennsylvania Committee for the Analysis and Reform of Our Criminal System will hold its 2016 Annual Conference at the University of Pittsburgh Law School at 12:30, Monday, March 14. The subject will be “The Felony Homicide Rule in Juvenile Sentencing.” … Continue reading

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Faith Climate Action Week—April 15-24, National

From Interfaith Power and Light (http://interfaithpowerandlight.org): Have you heard? The Preach-In on Global Warming is going to be better than ever this year! Expanded and re-named Faith Climate Action Week, it will encompass nine days in April surrounding Earth Day. … Continue reading

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POWER Metro Founding Convention—February 21, Lansdale

From POWER (http://www.powerphiladelphia.org/): For over a year, people of faith from congregations in Montgomery County, Delaware County, and Chester County have attended trainings, assemblies, and marches in solidarity with POWER Philadelphia and faith-based partners around the state. In celebrating our … Continue reading

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Together to End Solitary—January 23, National (monthly on the 23rd)

From the National Religious Campaign Against Torture (http://www.nrcat.org): Each of us was made for relationship, for human connection. Our religious traditions call us to honor the dignity and sacred potential in each other. Yet, solitary confinement continues to deny this … Continue reading

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City & State Minimum Wage Campaigns 101 – Opposition Tactics and Fighting Back—February 10, Webinar

From the National Employment Law Project (http://www.nelp.org/): Date:   Wed, Feb 10, 2016, 1:00 p.m. Meeting Description: With income inequality front-and-center on the national agenda, more campaigns are fighting in more places for significant minimum wage boosts than ever before.  To … Continue reading

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Run for Clean Air—April 16, Philadelphia

From the Clean Air Council (http://www.cleanair.org/): For the past 35 years, Clean Air Council has held the Run for Clean Air in Philadelphia to celebrate Earth Day.  Located on the beautiful banks of the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia, the Run … Continue reading

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