FOSNA NorCal Conference Challenging Oppression: Working for Justice From Palestine to the USA December 3, 2017 St. John’s Presbyterian Church 25 Lake St. San Francisco, CA Register here Speakers on the current situation in Palestine include… Tarek Abuata, Rev. Nyle Fort, Huwaida Arraf, Dr. Mona El Farra of Gaza, Rev. Michael Yoshii, Lara Kiswani, Alicia
On Oct 14, 5 congregations packed 10,000 meals to “Rise Against Hunger.” These meals will go to areas in need.
The Presbytery of San Francisco gave each congregation $5000 to share with people and organizations in need. Throughout September, we invited you all to share your ideas of where in the community you felt this money could make a positive input. Most of the input fell into two categories: families who are homeless and undocumented
On October 14 at 10am, come and help prepare 10,000 meals with other volunteers. These meals go to parts of the world that are in need of food. This event is in partnership with five other congregations.
Wednesday, June 21 6:30 – 8:30 pm St Mark’s Lutheran Church Heritage Hall 1111 O’Farrell Street Helping Refugees Today What we need to Know What we need to Do Join us for a briefing from the US Citizenship and Immigration Services and leading refugee resettlement agencies in the Bay Area Sponsored by Interfaith Welcome: Bay
Some of St. John’s participated in the Women’s Day march in San Francisco.
Lisa Moy, Doreen Ewert, and I are members of the Interfaith Welcome – Bay Area Refugee Support Group.(Facebook: InterfaithWelcome.org). We have been meeting for about a year and we have 10 active members representing organizations in the greater Bay Area. Over this year, we have: Packed Welcome kits for the IRC to present to new