Community Building

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1,500 Delegates Launch 'Common Ground' in Vallejo, California

Monday, June 24, 2013
Times Herald & Daily Republic

Cheering Delegates of St. Basil Catholic Church (photo)“An enthusiastic crowd of about 1,500 people filled a Vallejo high school gym Sunday afternoon to welcome a new multi-county organization to the community. Read more about 1,500 Delegates Launch 'Common Ground' in Vallejo, California

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Community Building
Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 16:15

Greater Cleveland Congregations goes public!

Over 2000 people from 40 Christian, Jewish, Muslim, and secular congregations and organizations packed out the Masonic Auditorium in downtown Cleveland for the founding assembly of Greater Cleveland Congregations, the newest afiliate of Metro IAF.  GCC priority issues are Education, Jobs, Health Care, Criminal Justice, and Sustainable Foods. Read more about Greater Cleveland Congregations goes public!


Community Building
Sunday, April 22, 2012 - 12:00

Westchester United launches in NY State.

On November 16, 2011, over 250 community leaders from throughout Westchester County joined together to launch Westchester United – a new power base for positive social change. This is the culmination of two years of organizing with the Metro Industrial Areas Foundation, an organizing network which helps build independent organizations that have initiated far-reaching strategies on housing, health care, education and other concerns. Read more about Westchester United launches in NY State.


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