Working Together for a Better Saint Paul
Clergy involved with Interfaith Action’s work in the community gather periodically throughout the year for conversations with civic leaders about how to build economic mobility in Greater Saint Paul. Clergy represent houses of worship that are members of Interfaith Action or who work with the organization’s Project Home, Opportunity Saint Paul, and Community Power-Up programs.
Next Roundtable: Gun Violence in our Neighborhood
Thursday, November 7
Interfaith Action of Greater Saint Paul, 1671 Summit Avenue
8:30 am – Breakfast & social time
9:00 am – Panel discussion
10:00 am – Clergy debrief and next steps
A discussion about what we are facing and what we can do to build safety in our community.
Questions? Contact, Sarah Peterka, Director of Opportunity Saint Paul & Congregational Engagement, 651-789-3853.
September 2019: Ramsey County Commissioner Jim McDonough; Councilmember Rebecca Noecker, St. Paul City Council Ward 2; and Cathy ten Broeke, Director of MN Interagency Council on Homelessness discussed family homelessness
July 2019: John Harrington, Minnesota Department of Public Safety Commissioner, shared ideas about how to heal our community and encouraged us to learn more about the effects of trauma and about trauma-informed care.
April 2019: Saint Paul Mayor Melvin Carter met with the group to discuss issues ranging from homeless to affordable legal services.