RI Interfaith Coalition to Reduce Poverty Conference – May 11, 2016

povertyWhat a tremendous conference put on by Emily Jones and the RI Coalition to Reduce Poverty (May 11, 2016 – Rhode Island College).  Clergy,  Advocates, Politicians and Concerned Faith Leaders from around the state gathered to discuss poverty issues in Rhode Island.  Rabbi Jonah Pesner, Director of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism  was the keynote speaker. His reflections were centered on the theme of Tikkun Olam/Repairing RI.

You can view videos of the Keynote Speech and other contributors to the conference below.  You can also view a slide show movie of the event.

Video of Rabbi Jonah Pesner, Keynote Speaker, HERE.

Video of Rev. Nikita McCalister and her opening prayer HERE.

Video of Rev. Dr. Donald Anderson (Executive Minister of RISCC) HERE

Video of Rabbi Alan Flam HERE

Video slide show of conference attendees HERE