Friday, October 12, 2012

Poverty in the Upcoming Elections - Webinar

Where’s the issue of poverty in the 2012 elections?

What is this “fiscal cliff” and how does it impact the issues you care about?

How can people of faith make a real difference in this historic lame duck session?

Learn all of this and more in the upcoming DHN webinar:

Poverty in the Upcoming Elections

Thursday, October 18
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EST

Confirmed speakers:
  • Rev. Michael Livingston (moderator), Past President, National Council of Churches and current National Public Policy Director of Interfaith Worker Justice
  • Melissa Boteach, Poverty and Prosperity Program Director, Half in Ten
  • Shantha Ready Alonso, Interim Coordinator of the Poverty Initiative of the National Council of Churches
  • Amelia Kegan, Senior Policy Analyst at Bread for the World
  • Leslie Woods, Representative for Domestic Poverty and Environmental Issues, Presbyterian Church (USA)