Category Archive: Community Engagement, Interfaith Dialogue

Charles County interfaith community combine efforts for Southern Crossing Project

Charles County interfaith community combine efforts for Southern Crossing Project

More than 50 Charles County residents from churches, mosques and other religious organizations, volunteered their time and efforts Saturday to be a part of the Southern Crossing Project at the Shine...
Earth Day: How to help and give back

Earth Day: How to help and give back

It was a massive oil spill in Santa Barbara in 1969 that sparked the idea. Gaylord Nelson, then a U.S. Senator from Wisconsin, was appalled at the devastation caused by the 3 million gallons of crude...
Big day for community service

Big day for community service

This weekend, more than 1,500 volunteers from more than 20 organizations will spread out to eight local parks, churches and service agencies to engage in community service projects organized by the...
NY mosque hosts interfaith Passover seder

NY mosque hosts interfaith Passover seder

Manhattan house of worship hosts Jews and Muslims for one-of-a-kind pre-Pesach celebration. Some 100 Jews and Muslims participated in a Passover celebration at a Manhattan mosque. Coordinated by the...
Teen volunteers wanted: Local groups have a need – and the means – to help kids build character

Teen volunteers wanted: Local groups have a need – and the means – to help kids build character

Getting your teen to do her homework or clean his room is hard enough. So how in the heck are you supposed to get them to volunteer? For most of my life I’ve been a pathetic slacker, but recently I...