Water Captains Training Event

Event Time: 
Sun, 09/07/2014 - 2:00pm - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 2:00pm

at Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

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CPRI Faith-Based Conference Call | Reentry | June 27, 2014

Fri, 06/27/2014 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

Friday June 27 at 11:00, Texas Impact will host the monthly Community Partner Recruitment Initiative (CPRI) Faith-based call.

In addition to CPRI AmeriCorp VISTAs leading a discussion about the Community Partner Program, Congregational Outreach Director Scott Atnip and Texas Impact staff will talk about other opportunities for local communities of faith to partner with state agencies as part of Texas Impact’s “Better Neighbor” initiative.

This month, Policy Specialist Caitlin Dunklee will discuss reentry for formerly incarcerated individuals and how communities of faith can get involved in promoting a stronger and more inclusive Texas.

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June 24: Better Neighbors Reentry Event, Islamic Center Of Greater Houston

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Texas Impact “Better Neighbors” Reentry Event

June 24 at 6:00pm Islamic Society of Greater Houston 3110 Eastside Dr

Better Neighbors LIVE comes to Houston on Tuesday, June 24, at the Islamic Society of Greater Houston. We hope you will join us and invite interested friends from your faith community.

This month's focus issue is reentry. We are delighted that joining us will be Rep. Alma Allen, a member of the Texas House Criminal Justice Committee and long-time advocate for improved supports and services for those entering the community after incarceration.

Also on the program, Texas Impact Congregational Outreach Director Scott Atnip and Houston AmeriCorps VISTA Amariee Collins will tell you about our new reentry initiative "Reinvested Communities." And you'll get practical information about opportunities for you and your faith community to be social justice leaders in partnership with Texas Impact.

June 15: Yaira Robinson Preaches About Climate Justice at First UU Houston

Sun, 06/15/2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am

Join First Unitarian Universalist Church of Houston this Sunday for a sermon from Yaira Robinson, "Climate Justice, the Sabbatical Year, and Local Resilience!"

From First UU:

"As glaciers melt ever faster and carbon pollution continues to rise, scientists’ predictions about global warming become increasingly dire. Climate change is real, it’s human-caused, and it’s not going away. What can we do, in the face of such a huge and complex problem?

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