ATTENTION: Please register by WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 12TH in order to receive lunch on Saturday!
Saturday, October 15th
Widening the Lens: Helping individuals affected by fiscal trauma and their allies to understand the larger social, economic and political factors that create and maintain poverty and that result in fiscal trauma.
Witnessing the Story & Validating Feelings: Create space for individuals/families/communities to share their stories about how poverty has affected their individual and collective lives. Allow individual and collective space for fiscal trauma survivors to express their feelings (sadness, rage, helplessness, loss, fear, etc.).
Breakout Session 1
Breakout Session 2
Wrap Up Session: What Can the Church Do? The conference would end with our church presenting our action plan to deal with fiscal trauma, which will include partnership with our Social Justice Ministry and the redevelopment of our Financial Empowerment ministry.
Sunday, October 18th