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MENTAL HEALTH, STORIES

Autism and Youth: The Bigger Picture

Rev. Justin Jeter   |   December 22, 2015

In summer 2013, I took a group of youth from Los Angeles to volunteer with the children at the Tennyson Center in Denver, CO. Several youth in our group were on the autism spectrum. I’d like to think the congregation had created a safe space where differences could be celebrated as part of the tapestry of God’s creative genius.

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Succession Planning
LEARNING / TRAINING

Webinar: Succession Planning and Executive Transitions 101

November 29, 2018

This webinar will discuss the purpose and process for developing a succession plan for health and social service non-profits and tips for a successful executive transition from the search process to onboarding.

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Dean Bucalos

Mission Specialist, Prison and Jail Ministries Affinity Group
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ADVOCACY, YOUNG ADULTS

As an emerging social entrepreneurship nonprofit model of ministry, the Oakland Peace Center exists as a physical space and a network of more than 40 Bay Area based nonprofits.