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Justice & Inclusion Conference

Justice & Inclusion Conference

Saturday, November 11, 2017, 12:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Location: United Christian Parish, 11508 North Shore Dr., Reston, VA US 20190

Website: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/f-r-e-e-justice-inclusion-conference-sat-nov-11-12-6-pm-tickets-37449775286

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In light of recent events, it seems more important than ever for people to come together to discuss & work together for justice, inclusion and peace. We will not agree on all of the issues, but we can find common ground and work together to advance justice, inclusion and peace.

Workshops and topics covered:

  • Justice of Anti-Racism
  • Immigrant Sanctuary Cause & the Law
  • LGBTQI Students
  • Employees and Families in Public Schools
  • Troubling the Waters : Intimate Violence & the Church, Movement for Health & Human Rights
  • Think Global Warming: Act Local, Social Justice and Islam
  • Social Witness & Justice Advocacy
  • Transgender Advocacy Workshop
  • Immigrant/Refugee Workshop

Faith and charity organizations participating:

  • Muslim Institute for Interfaith Studies VA
  • Interfaith Partners for Justice
  • Unitarian Universalist Reston
  • Equality VA
  • Washington Plaza Baptist Church
  • National City Christian Church
  • Fairfax County School Pride
  • Faith Alliance for Climate Solutions
  • Washington Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights & Urban Affairs
  • Center for Health & Human Rights
  • & more

Food, social & networking opportunities as well.

Features performances by Bobby Jo Valentine. ALL are welcome. Advance registration is encouraged. See above website to sign-up.

Sponsored by UCP's Justice & Peace Ministry Team.