People’s Church is a very active member of ISAAC (Interfaith Advocacy and Action in Community), along with nearly 30 other diverse congregations, organizations, and strategic partners (more info at http://isaackalamazoo.org/). Our People’s Church ISAAC Core Team meets at least quarterly and helps coordinate the involvement of People’s people in the social justice work that ISAAC is undertaking in Kalamazoo County.
- News from ISAAC and ways you can participate:
Racial Healing Service: Help Kalamazoo County stand united against racism on Wednesday evening, September 2, 6:30 pm at Second Baptist Church, 609 N. Rose St. Kalamazoo 49007
- ISAAC Issues Convention: Thursday, October 1, from 7:00 to 8:30 pm at Tabernacle COGIC, 3210 Virginia Avenue, Kalamazoo MI 49004. Come to vote and select the issues that ISAAC will work on over the next two-year cycle.
- Raising of America: Attend the release of this eye-opening film on Tuesday night, October 20th 6:30 to 8 pm at Chenery Auditorium at 714 S. Westnedge. Raise awareness and raise your voice to help improve conditions for very young children in our community.
- Vote Yes for Kids Campaign: Help outreach to voters before the November 3rd election. The millage request of .1 mill would provide funds for temporary housing to some of the 1200 homeless children each year in Kalamazoo County public schools referred for assistance. Stable housing improves educational achievement, physical health and emotional development. Contact Mary Lewis now to get involved email@example.com
At our last meeting, Andrew Alm was elected Chairperson. If you have questions or want more information, you can reach him at firstname.lastname@example.org. All are welcome! Meetings are announced in the Friday e-blasts and in the Sunday bulletin.