Category Archives: Events

Facing the Monster: How One Person Can Fight Child Slavery—October 18, Aston

WHEN:  Saturday, October 18, 9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. WHERE:  Our Lady of Angels Convent, 610 S. Convent Road, Aston, PA 19014 Human Trafficking in my neighborhood? This day is an opportunity to: Learn about the invisible, growing monster of child slavery … Continue reading

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Homes Within Reach Conference—November 17-19, Harrisburg

From Housing Alliance of Pennsylvania (http://www.housingalliancepa.org/): November 17-19 Harrisburg Hilton, Harrisburg Making a Difference Together The 2014 Homes Within Reach Conference celebrates our collective achievements over the past decade. Together we are: Rebuilding Homeownership Strengthening the Rental Market Tackling Blight … Continue reading

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Witness in Common: An Explanation of Full Communion Agreements—November 10, Camp Hill

Witness in Common: An Explanation of Full Communion Agreements is the theme for an upcoming Pennsylvania Council of Churches event at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Camp Hill, PA on Monday, November 10, 2014. This event will explore our full … Continue reading

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The Future is Calling Us to Greatness: Evidential Inspiration and Climate Hope—October 22, Harrisburg

Wednesday, October 22, 7:00 p.m. Unitarian Church of Harrisburg, 1280 Clover Lane, Harrisburg With Rev. Michael Dowd and Connie Barlow Science and religion must work together if humanity is to survive the 21st century. Humans have unwittingly become a planetary … Continue reading

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Climate Justice: Faith in Action (PA Interfaith Power & Light Annual Conference)—October 26, Philadelphia

PA IPL’s 2014 Annual Conference October 26    2:00 PM – 6:00 PM Check-in, fellowship, and green resources fair begin at 1:00 Summit Presbyterian Church, Mt. Airy, Philadelphia This conference will bring together clergy and lay leaders of all faiths (members of … Continue reading

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Basic Education Funding Commission Hearing—October 16, Collegeville

From Public Citizens for Children and Youth (http://www.pccy.org): The clock is ticking, and TODAY we need you to let us know how you can help to ensure that southeastern Pennsylvania’s children get a chance for predictable, adequate and fair school … Continue reading

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Panel Discussion on Genetically Modified Organisms—October 13, University Park

Posted at http://news.psu.edu/story/326605/2014/09/16/campus-life/rock-ethics-institute-host-panel-discussion-genetically-modified Panelists to discuss the environmental impacts of GMOs September 16, 2014 UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The Rock Ethics Institute will host the Research Ethics Lecture Series for a second year. The first event of this year’s series will be … Continue reading

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The Interfaith Conference on Drone Warfare—January 23-25, Princeton, NJ

You are invited to an interfaith conference on lethal drones, sponsored by several national denominations and faith groups. Princeton Theological Seminary Dinner on Friday, January 23 through lunch on Sunday, January 25, 2015 The conference will be addressing such questions … Continue reading

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Breaking the Chains: Mass Incarceration and Systems of Violence (Advocacy Days 2015)—April 17-20, Washington, DC

13th Annual National Gathering April 17-20, 2015 Washington, D.C. AdvocacyDays.org Breaking the Chains: Mass Incarceration and Systems of Exploitation Join over 1,000 Christian advocates in Washington, D.C. in building a movement to shake the foundations of systems of human exploitation (Acts … Continue reading

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Join a Global Frackdown Event Near You to Take A Stand Against Fracking—October 11, Global

From Food and Water Watch (http://www.foodandwaterwatch.org/): One week from today, people around the world will join together for the Global Frackdown to fight back against big oil and gas and call on their local officials to ban fracking. Join the … Continue reading

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