Regional Events Around Unity and Justice

Sunday, January 19 – Week of Prayer for Christian Unity Service

 

Tuesday, January 21 – Faith-Based Approach to Climate Change w/ Rich Voget, 7:00 PM, Prospect Congregational UCC: 1919 E Prospect St, Seattle

Rich Voget has been speaking to congregations both locally and farther afield about what we can do as people of faith to address our own carbon footprint.  He will have suggestions and practical tips that we can use daily.  All are welcome!  https://www.facebook.com/events/655746974489279/

 

Saturday, January 25 – Human Trafficking Awareness Workshop

Takes place from 9 AM to Noon at Phinney Ridge Lutheran Church in Seattle.  This event, geared for any person of faith interested in learning more about this tragedy occurring in our midst in the Puget Sound Region, will be facilitated by the Intercommunity Peace and Justice Center.  We will provide resources for ongoing networking and responses offering hope in our local communities.  A flyer can be found here.

 

Sunday, January 26 – Faith Community Convening: No Child Sleeps Outside in King County

The faith community will convene for a workshop on, No Child Sleeps Outside, from 2 PM to 5 PM at Seattle University’s Student Center | LeRoux Conference Center.  This event is part of a public call to a Crisis Response to the situation where hundreds of families are experiencing homelessness without shelter or supports in King County and beyond.   Participants will:

  • Stand with other caring congregations, homeless advocates, funders and policy makers to declare a shared vision that no child should have to sleep outside in King County;
  • Learn about the current status of the homeless family system in King County;
  • Strengthen existing partnerships and enter into new alliances to further efforts to end family homelessness.

A flyer can be found here, and registration can be found here.

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Saturday, February 1 – Living Wage Forum