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Amanda Hundt, NBA Director of Marketing
STORIES, CORONAVIRUS, RESILIENCE AND CARE

Brace for Impact: Holding on When Your Partner is an “Essential Employee”

May 11, 2020

NBA's Director of Marketing, Amanda Hundt reminds us at its ok to take stock of your feelings and let them flow.

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Scott E. Strissel, Executive Director for Christian Services for Children in Alabama
CORONAVIRUS, RESILIENCE AND CARE

What Community Looks Like in Selma, Alabama During a Global Pandemic

April 24, 2020

Scott E. Strissel, Executive Director for Christian Services for Children in Alabama shares how his community has banded together during a tumultuous time.

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Rev. Dr. Dietra Wise Baker
ADVOCACY AND ACTIVISM, CORONAVIRUS, RESILIENCE AND CARE

When Coronavirus is Just Another Tragic Experience

Rev. Dr. Dietra Wise Baker   |   April 06, 2020

Let us not make Coronavirus another traumatic event for communities and people who have already been through so much. Let us use this moment of moral clarity to truly become one people under God, with liberty and justice for all.

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ADVOCACY AND ACTIVISM, CORONAVIRUS, RESILIENCE AND CARE

Incarceration is Not Quarantine: A Reflection on the Effects of COVID-19 on our Prison and Jail Systems

Rev. Dean Bucalos   |   April 01, 2020

It is estimated that there are more than two million people incarcerated in jails, prisons and detention centers in the United States. Dean Bucalos, NBA Mission Specialist for our Prison and Jail Ministries shares how we can advocate and support incarcerated individuals during this crisis.

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NBA Incubate Partner, QC Family Tree
CORONAVIRUS, RESILIENCE AND CARE

How QC Family Tree is Adapting in the Midst of Uncertainty

Rev. Helms Jarrell   |   March 28, 2020

QC Family Tree is a community organization working at the intersection of faith, culture, and social change, rooted in the Enderly Park neighborhood of West Charlotte, North Carolina.

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MENTAL HEALTH INITIATIVE

Mental Health Professionals Conference

September 11, 2020

Join us for our first ever Mental Health Professionals Conference. Attendees will enjoy peer learning, networking, workshops, innovative think tanks, and spiritually integrated conversations about mental health.

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Brittany King

Marketing Associate
ADVOCACY, HUNGER / FOOD SECURITY, HOUSING

Southwest Good Samaritan Ministries teaches the love of Jesus Christ by building a renewed sense of wholeness and dignity, especially among refugees and those who are disenfranchised and displaced.