Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Faith Leaders for Environmental Justice invite you to...

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Breakfast @ 8:30am | Program @ 9-11am

The Riverside Church (Assembly Hall)

490 Riverside Drive, New York, NY.

(Enter on Claremont, btwn 120th and 121st)


200-300 community members, faith

leaders, advocates, and government

representatives gathered to

collectively address key food and

health disparities threatening the

most under-resourced areas of our



A 2-day Summit leading to the

establishment of working groups to

implement participants’ top 3-5

strategic priorities over the next year.


October 29- 30, 2010 "Food, Faith, and Health Disparities Summit", convened by the Faith

Leaders for Environmental Justice at The Riverside Church in New York City.

Dr. Nick Freudenberg (CUNY Hunter College, Distinguished Professor and Director of the

Department of Public Health) will share his findings in recent study of New York City food

policies and their connection with public health crises in the poorest neighborhoods of

our city. Learn more about the Food, Faith, and Health Disparities Summit, why it’s

needed, how it will work, and how your congregation can get involved!

To RSVP contact Sarah Sayeed at ssayeed@interfaithcenter.org or call 212-870-3519.

Faith Leaders for Environmental Justice is a diverse collaborative network of faith leaders

committed to making deep impact on issues of environmental justice in New York City through

coordinated collective action.

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