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NBA Incubate SENT Seminar Participant Courtney Armento
INCUBATE, STORIES

Learning What It Takes to Launch a Sustainable Model

Courtney Armento   |   December 18, 2018

This project, BERTH, intends to serve and advocate for people experiencing domestic and intimate partner violence (DV/IPV), and to bring the church into conversation around the effects of DV/IVP and proper ways to respond.

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NBA Incubate SENT Seminar Participant Ashley L. Cochran
INCUBATE, STORIES

I No Longer Feel Alone

Ashley L. Cochran   |   December 11, 2018

This project, Addison's Neighbor, will provide permanent supportive housing and services to transitional aged youth who have aged out and are parenting minor children.

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Je Ne Se Pas by Rodriguez Charles
INCUBATE, STORIES

Art-Show Season with UrbanMission Community Partners: Beyond the Blue

Rev. Nora Jacob   |   December 03, 2018

Fall 2018 marks the third year of UrbanMission Community Partners’ InsideOut Art program. These art shows and alternative gift fairs exhibit creative work by artists who currently or previously have experienced incarceration.

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Oakland Peace Center
INCUBATE, STORIES

In the Wake of The Quiet Hours: A Community Ritual on Grief, Dying, Passages, Leaving, Displacement, Perseverance, Preservation, Learning and Loving

Marvin K. White   |   November 26, 2018

The "Quiet Hours" are facilitator-led meditations, conversations, and rituals that collect the grief that the people in Oakland carry, giving space for it to be spoken, whispered, cried, broken and learned from.

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Craig Norris
INCUBATE, STORIES

OFEC is Impacting, Expanding, and Connecting

Rev. Sharyn Cosby   |   November 19, 2018

New agreements with American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Foundation's Senior Community Service Program (SCEP), AmeriCorps, and Tulsa Dress for Success, are empowering OFEC to continue empowering individuals and families

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Trivia letters with coffee mug
FUNDRAISER/SPECIAL EVENT

Who Wants to Be the Smartest Disciple? NBA Trivia Night at General Assembly

July 21, 2019

Join us on Sunday, July 21, for a Trivia Night After-Session at the 2019 General Assembly, benefiting the National Benevolent Association!

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Kara Whitehouse

Executive Support Manager
INDIGENOUS/NATIVE PEOPLES, ENVIRONMENT, ADVOCACY

Yakama Christian Mission advocates and educates in favor of the North American Landscape and her Indigenous People.