Allies & Advocates
Equipping You to Make a Difference.
A series of interactive workshops and lectures addressing timely issues in our neighborhood and how you can become involved.
Topics will include homelessness, racial reconciliation, #MeToo and #TimesUp, re-entry support after incarceration, eviction and LGBTQIA advocacy, among others. Professionals from New York City non-profits addressing these issues will discuss recommendations for volunteerism, individual response, and collective church response.
Re-Entry Support after Incarceration with Juliana Robinson, Outreach and Community Partnerships Manager at Hour Children (http://hourchildren.org/).
Intersections of Race and the New York City Justice System with Imani Henry, MSW MPA, organizer, activist, and political writer (odforthepeople.com).
Legal Help for Immigrants with Ella Nimo, LCMSW, Community Organizing Coordinator, Development & Communications Coordinator, at Cabrini Immigrant Services of NYC.
Serving the Homeless with Lauren Taylor, Deputy Director of the Manhattan Outreach Consortium, a group of three not-for-profit organizations, Goddard Riverside Homeless Outreach Team, Breaking Ground, and Center for Urban Community Service.
Helping LGBTQ+ Youth with Simone Richmond, Development & Outreach Manager of the Church of St. Luke in the Fields. St. Luke's "Art and Acceptance" Saturday drop-in Shelter night offers a hospitable, harm-reduction, gender-diverse safe space with dinner, art, writing, dancing, a free pop-up clothing and toiletries shop, health and legal services, and crisis support. (https://stlukeinthefields.org/outreach/art-acceptance/)
Sponsored by Trinity’s Department of Justice & Reconciliation
See the complete schedule, topics, and speakers at trinitywallstreet.org/allies.