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2013-12-26 23:20:46

Kerry Gustafson, owner of Simply Great Resumes, has partnered with Interfaith Outreach to provide professional employment services for families in the community. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) December 26, 2013 Kerry Gustafson, owner and executive resume writer of Simply Great Resumes, a Minneapolis-based professional resume writing company, announced today that she will be working closely with Interfaith Outreach and Community Partners, a non-profit organization that responds to emergency needs...

2013-12-17 23:27:16

The Spiritual Center for Positive Living (SCPL) in Cameron Park, CA is hosting four of the world’s most renowned spiritual leaders for their 2014 Masters Speakers Series: Dr. Wayne Dyer, James Redfield, Gregg Braden and davidji. Cameron Park, CA (PRWEB) December 17, 2013 The Spiritual Center for Positive Living (SCPL) in Cameron Park will host four of the world’s most renowned spiritual leaders for their 2014 Masters Speakers Series: Dr. Wayne Dyer, James Redfield, Gregg Braden and...

2013-05-15 12:30:19

NEWARK, N.J., May 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, May 20(th), Peace Islands Institute (www.peaceislands.org), a non-profit organization that promotes peaceful dialogue and cross cultural understanding, will host a conference on Cyber Bullying at Rutgers University, where student Tyler Clementi tragically took his own life after suffering emotional and physical trauma from cyber bullying. Speakers will include psychologists, experts on bullying, law enforcement officials, including a...

2013-02-04 12:24:24

Millions Engage in Moral Campaign on February 4 to Prevent Gun Violence WASHINGTON, Feb. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Americans from a remarkably diverse array of religious backgrounds will join together on Monday, February 4 at faithscalling.org to call on Congress to act to prevent gun violence. Religious leaders and interfaith groups are mobilizing their flocks and empowering faithful Americans across the country to continue the moral drumbeat for passing sensible gun violence...

2013-01-24 12:24:23

Global Leaders Encourage Youth to Think Big on Poverty WASHINGTON, Jan. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Barack Obama began his second term as President of the United States by participating in a National Day of Service to honor the civil rights legacy of Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. His call to action has inspired the North America affiliate office of SNV, a nonprofit international development agency that operates in 38 countries, to launch Youth Speak Up on Poverty, a contest...

2013-01-15 12:27:46

WASHINGTON, Jan. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA) has joined an interfaith coalition urging lawmakers to craft a meaningful, national response to gun violence. Often serving inner-city areas, Catholic hospital workers know all too well how gun violence shatters lives and communities. The Catholic Church has long supported sensible measures to limit the availability of weapons that enable the slaughter of many people in a matter...

2013-01-06 05:00:50

Over the last few weeks, employees at EMCO High Voltage Corporation have been filling boxes with canned goods and other non-perishable foods. Sutter Creek, California (PRWEB) January 05, 2013 The 45-day food drive held annually by EMCO High Voltage Corporation has added 316 pounds of food and a five-hundred dollar check to the Interfaith Food Bank of Amador County. “Millions of Americans are struggling with hunger. Male, female, adult, or child – hunger has no boundaries. As a...

2012-12-01 16:20:03

WASHINGTON, Dec. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Chairperson Dr. Pradip K. Ghosh opened the World Congress of Religions 2012 by calling forth the interfaith movement as a powerful force for solving social problems. The Congress commemorates the 150th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda. Dr. Ghosh stated, "We are fortunate to gather a number of accomplished representatives from various religions for interfaith dialog. Swami Vivekananda's ideals of universal acceptance will go a long...

2012-11-20 12:25:21

World Congress of Religions: An international, Interfaith Conference WASHINGTON, Nov. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The World Congress of Religions 2012 (WCR 2012) announced two new sponsors for the congress to be held in Washington DC from November 30 to December 2, 2012. Dr. Pradip Ghosh, the convener of the event, stated that Hindu American Foundation (HAF) has agreed to co-sponsor the congress which is being organized to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of India's...

2012-11-14 12:25:39

LONDON, November 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A conference at Britain's Parliament agreed that Azerbaijan is ready to use its historical position as a tolerant and multi-faith nation to promote religious tolerance throughout central Asia and beyond. The conference at Portcullis House in Westminster was hosted by Lord Fraser, who spoke of Azerbaijan's largely unheralded record of religious tolerance within its borders. Although Azerbaijan is 95% Muslim, it also is home...