Housing Justice and Racial Equity in Portland
Join JVC Northwest and other Jesuit ministries for a conversation on the intersection of racial justice and housing equity in Portland. Presenters include Jesuit Fr. Gary Smith and current JVs Olivia Asato and Colin Fisher. Following the pastoral cycle of perceive, analyze, act, the virtual event will take place Monday, April 12 6:30-8pm PT. RSVP here.
Wresting with Whiteness
Jesuits West Collaborative Organizing for Racial Equity (CORE) presents a five-part series aimed to create a shared understanding of whiteness, reflect on how it lives in us and shapes our lives, and utilize the gifts of Ignatian spirituality to prayerfully consider how we free ourselves to think and act outside of the dictates of white dominant culture.
Taking place on the five Thursdays after Easter (April 8, 15, 22, 29 and May 6) 3:30-5:30pm PT / 6:30-8:30 ET.
Help Tazlina Recover Its Homelands: A Place of Education and Tradition
The Alaskan Native Village of Tazlina is raising funds to buy back 462 acres of its traditional homelands, where Copper Valley School used to operate before closing down in 1971 and was later destroyed by a fire in 1976. Learn more and donate on the GoFundMe campaign page.