Category Archives: Events

MercyKillers on Stage to Highlight Broken Healthcare System—August 30, York

From Put People First PA! (http://putpeoplefirstpa.org/): Our Partners Put People First! PA is bringing the highly thought of play Mercy Killers to York for one night only, Saturday August 30 at 7 pm, at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of York (925 S George St, York, … Continue reading

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Child Nutrition Reauthorization 101: Summer and Afterschool Meals Webinar

From the Food Research and Action Center (http://www.frac.org): August 06, 2014 2 p.m. Register at https://frac.peachnewmedia.com/store/seminar/seminar.php?seminar=28723. Presenters: Katie Adamson, Senior Director of Health Partnerships and Policy, YMCA Erik Peterson, Vice President of Policy, Afterschool Alliance Kate Sims, Child Nutrition Policy … Continue reading

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Public Hearing on Leasing of Public Lands for Fracking—July 28, Williamsport

From PennFuture (http://www.pennfuture.org): You’re needed in Williamsport on July 28. When, where and more: Monday, July 28, 2:00 p.m. Lycoming College Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall Corner of East Fourth and Basin Streets, Williamsport Please let us know if you’ll … Continue reading

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An Apple a Day, for All: How Federal Policy Can Support Equitable Food Access—July 30, Webinar

From the Union of Concerned Scientists (http://www.ucsusa.org): Do you want to transform the food system? I know I do. Here at the Union of Concerned Scientists, we believe that an ideal food system is one that would provide everyone with … Continue reading

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Spirits United Interfaith Pride Service—July 27, Harrisburg

The Spirits United Interfaith Pride Service will be held on Sunday, July 27 at 7:00 p.m. at the MCC of the Spirit, 2973 Jefferson Street, Harrisburg. The service theme is “Be Yourself, Change the World.” Ammon Ripple, Faith Organizer for … Continue reading

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Labor in the Pulpits/on the Bimah/in the Minbar—August 29-31, National

From Interfaith Worker Justice (http://www.iwj.org): It’s well into summer, and at Interfaith Worker Justice, we’re already looking forward to another amazing Labor Day weekend filled with prophetic witness of worker justice at congregations and faith communities all around the U.S. … Continue reading

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Webinar on Unaccompanied Children and How Faith Communities Can Respond—July 14, National

From the Interfaith Immigration Coalition (http://www.interfaithimmigration.org): As you know, in the immigrant and refugee advocacy community we have been going through a tremendous humanitarian crisis regarding the mass influx of unaccompanied children. The Interfaith Immigration Coalition will be holding a … Continue reading

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Harrisburg Contingent Sought for EPA Hearing on Carbon Pollution Limits—July 31, Pittsburgh

From PennFuture (http://www.pennfuture.org): You’ve probably heard the encouraging news that the Obama Administration and EPA are acting on climate change with a strong proposal to limit industrial carbon pollution from filthy old coal plants — and there are too many … Continue reading

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Save the Date: PA Interfaith Power & Light Annual Conference

From Pennsylvania Interfaith Power and Light (http://www.paipl.org): Join clergy and lay leaders of all faiths (whether or not they are part of an organized denomination or congregation) for a dynamic afternoon of nationally-recognized and behind-the-scenes movers and shakers on climate … Continue reading

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Not One More: March Against Gun Violence II—June 28, Harrisburg

From CeaseFirePA (http://www.ceasefirepa.org): Saturday, June 28, 9:00 a.m. Start: Parking lot at 13th and State Streets, Harrisburg Walk to the Capitol Special guest speakers, testimonials, information about taking illegal guns off our streets It’s Time: Demand a Plan to End … Continue reading

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