A Human Trafficking Awareness Event

A Human Trafficking Awareness Event

Oak Hill UMC

7815 Hwy 290 West, Austin

December 5, 2015

9:00am – Noon

Featuring a screening of a brief documentary on human trafficking followed by a community conversation with a panel of experts:

Sgt. Bob Miljenovich, Austin PD

Kay Firth-Butterfield, Texas Attorney General’s Human Trafficking Task Force

Calli Norris, Redeemed Ministries

David Fairchild, Refugee Services of Texas

Learn what you can do to stop labor and sex trafficking in Austin and meet local organizations working to bring an end to modern day slavery.

For more information about this event, contact
Cathy Herzog (chhtx50@sbcglobal.net) and /or Corinne Weisgerber (corrinew@stedwards.edu)

Save the Date – One Human Race Workshops

one-human-race-workshops-87The Rio Texas MFSA Chapter will sponsor the One Human Race Workshops in April 2016.

Three workshops focused on race reconciliation using materials from the PBS Series: Race: A Power of An Illusion. Materials have been updated and modified. If you are looking for a safe and friendly environment to start on continue a conversation about race reconciliation, this may be the ideal solution for you.

We recommend you attend at least the first workshop. Attendance to all workshops is not required, but recommended. To learn more about this movement, visit: www.OneHumanRace.info

Presented by: The Myra McDaniel Chapter, which is an affiliate of the national organization, the Union of Black Episcopalians. The Chapter advocates for and encourages greater involvement and participation of members of the African Diaspora in all levels of the Episcopal Church.