A good friend and collegue, Sheila Helgerson, Executive Director of Earl's Place in Baltimore, MD, a long-term transitional house for men recovering from homelessness is a part of the Baltimore United Congregations http://baltimoreunitedcongregations.org/. This is a phenonmenal organization that is Christ-centered with a mission to join with organizations serving the homeless population in Baltimore. This year's Fourth annual Interfaith Symposium will again be held at Goucher College in Towson, MD on Tuesday, October 22 2013 from 9:a.m. - 12:30 p.m. In partnership with Goucher College Office of Religious Spiritual Life, this interfaith forum for the homeless is featuring "Can you hear me now - stories from the street".
Below is a snapshot of the program and you can register by visiting their website. Resources, and other information on what Baltimore United Congregations are doing to serve the poor in this city can be found.
FOURTH ANNUAL INTERFAITH FORUM ON HOMELESSNESS
OCTOBER 22, 2013 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
GOUCHER COLLEGE – HEUBECK HALL
8:30 A.M. REGISTRATION – LIGHT BREAKFAST
9:00 A.M. WELCOME
OPENING DEVOTION - Rev. Brian Murray, New Covenant Church
9:30 A.M. KEYNOTE SPEAKER with Q & A
Jeff Singer, MSW, former President of Health Care for the Homeless
10:15 A.M. Panel Discussion
BHYI: Baltimore Homeless Youth Initiative & Client
CoHo: Coalition for Homeless Children and Families & Client
SHARP: Stop Homelessness and Reduce Poverty & Client
Q & A
BENEDICTION - Rev. Clare Petersburg, Towson Unitarian Universalist Church
12:30 P.M. Departure
Hosted by Baltimore United Congregations in partnership with
Goucher College Office of Religious Spiritual Life
Please also contact Sheila Helgerson at 410-522-0225.