Rhode Island State Council of Churches 3nd Annual Heroes of Faith Breakfast
Thursday, November 1, 2012 from 7:45 AM to 10:00 AM
For tickets go to http://heroesoffaith2012.eventbrite.com/
West Valley Inn 4 Blossom Street West Warwick, RI 02893
Please note, there will be no pork products served at the event.
The Heroes of Faith Breakfast annually recognizes individuals who have demonstrated the importance of faith and the faith community in making Rhode Island a better place for all of us. Awards are given in the following areas: Interfaith Award, Community and Faith Service Award, Life Achievement Award, Stewardship Award and Faith Leader of the Year Award. This year’s recipients are:
Interfaith Award: Marty Cooper
Community and Faith Service Award: Linda Katz
Life Achievement Award: Sister Mary Reilly and Rev. James Miller
Stewardship Award: Frank Cook
Faith Leader of the Year Award: Rev. Carl Balark
In addition to these awards faith communities and other non-profits can honor recipients of their choice with a Partners in Faith Award.
PARTNERS IN FAITH (PIF)
HEROES OF FAITH BREAKFAST
Thursday, November 1, 2012
West Valley Inn, West Warwick, RI
Tickets -- $35/person
Partners in Faith Program
The Partners in Faith (PIF) Program gives nonprofit organizations (such as, Houses of Worship, Faith based non-profits organizations and other organizations who work with the faith community) the opportunity to honor ONE member (or one couple) who has made a significant contribution to the life of their community. The criteria for award are to be established by each community. For example: a local church may want to honor a young person who has exhibited unusual leadership or a non-profit organization may want to honor someone who has been active in faith based outreach.
The recipient will be honored in the following ways:
Members of the faith community will be encouraged to purchase tickets to support the recipient at the breakfast. Attendees will be assigned tables so that members of faith communities will be assured that they are sitting with their own community.
Each organization will complete and submit an application with the fee of $80. The fee includes the recipient’s ticket for the event, inclusion in the program book and the award. A digital picture of the recipient should be submitted with the application.
We anticipate awarding UP TO 40 Partners In Faith – applications and tickets will be accepted on a first come, first served basis.
An application will be considered complete with the receipt of
All applications (including digital picture) MUST be submitted VIA E-MAIL to the Rhode Island State Council of Churches at
Your e-mail application should include:
We envision a Rhode Island where all faith communities come together to build understanding and work for peace and justice.
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