Building Community through Compassion

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Fr. Boyle is an American Jesuit priest. He is the founder and director of Homeboy Industries, a group of businesses giving employment to gang members. He was formerly pastor of Dolores Mission Church in Los Angeles, Calif. He is also the author of the New York Times best-selling book, Tattoos on the Heart. Read more »

Thu, Oct 8, 2015 - 7:00pm - Fri, Oct 9, 2015 - 9:00pm

Alliance of Communities Transforming Syracuse Issues Assembly

Participants of ACTS Listening Campaign have spoken and identified 6 crucial issues to address in our community. These are: Pre-K Expansion, Public Transportation, Economic Empowerment, Land-Use Equity, Criminal Justice, and Community Violence and Youth; you can read more about them in the PDF linkned below the flyer. We must now pick the final 3. Read more »

Sun, Nov 16, 2014 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm

ACTS Community-wide Listening Campaign

ACTS (Alliance of Communities Transforming Syracuse) is a grassroots network advocating for social justice in Syracuse. It is an alliance of interfaith groups, community organizations and individuals that strives for a more just and fair community and to improve the quality of life for all Syracuse residents. Read more »

Tue, Aug 26, 2014 - 4:00am - Tue, Sep 30, 2014 - 4:00am

Community Forum on I-81 Issues

Community partner ACTS hosts their second Community Forum. The focus of the evening will be transportation issues, and Sangha member Fugan Sam Gorden is featured as a speaker. For more information about these events, please visit the ACTS Moving People Coalition. Read more »

Mon, Mar 31, 2014 - 11:00pm - Tue, Apr 1, 2014 - 1:00am

ACTS Public Action Meeting: "Save the Future of Our Youth"

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At least 4 volunteers are needed to attend the Alliance of Communities Transforming Syracuse (ACTS) Public Action meeting on Sunday. Hoen-ji is a member of ACTS, a faith-based group advocating for social justice issues in Syracuse. The Public Action meeting will invite current politicians and political candidates, questioning them about their commitment to the following issues:

1) Universal pre-K for all children in Syracuse Read more »

Sun, Oct 13, 2013 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm
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