Bertram M. Beck Institute to Host Symposium on Poverty


The Religious Community’s Response to the Challenge of Poverty: "What Works"

Monday,16 April 2007 | 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

RECEPTION IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWS McNally Amphitheatre, Fordham University School of Law Lincoln Center Campus, 140 W. 62nd Street, New York, NY

Morning Speakers The Reverend Dr. J. Bryan Hehir, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

Dr. John P. Kretzmann, Asset-Based Community Development Institute, Northwestern University

The Reverend Dr. James A. Forbes Jr., Senior Minister, Riverside Church

The cost of the event, lunch and reception is $20*. Student price is $10 (payable at door).

*The price helps offset the cost of the event, but should not be a deterrent to registering. A contribution at the door of $5 is appreciated for those who cannot afford the price of attendance.

For a copy of the conference brochure and registration by mail call (212)636-6738.

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