Faith for a Fair NY Conference 2016 – Resources and Speakers
Thanks to all who joined us at the 2016 Faith for a Fair NY Conference! Below you’ll find links to press coverage of our action on Tuesday, a Storify of tweets and photos, and information about our presenters.
Action with Central NY Area Labor Federation, Workers’ Center of Central New York, and Syracuse Fight for $15:
Keynote Speaker – Onleilove Alston, Executive Director of PICO – Faith in New York
Twitter – @faithinnewyork @wholeness4all
Natasha Thompson, President and CEO of Food Bank of the Southern Tier
Twitter – @FoodBankSTier @FBST_prez
Rev. Kirk Laubenstein, Executive Director of Coalition for Economic Justice, Buffalo
Twitter – @cejbuffalo
Mon PM Panel – Marc Greenberg, Executive Director of Interfaith Assembly on Homelessness and Housing
Twitter – @marcgreen
Rebecca Fuentes, Lead Organizer of Workers’ Center of Central New York
Twitter – @workerscny
Rosa Mejias, Board Member of Workers’ Center of Central New York
Rev. Lynette Sparks, Associate Pastor of Third Presbyterian Church, Rochester
Twitter – @lynetteksparks
Mon PM Workshop – Sahar Alsahlani, Community of Living Traditions, Stony Point
Here is audio of Seth’s presentation: and his PowerPoint is available here.
Tues AM Presentation – Larry Cox, Co-Director of Kairos Center for Religions, Rights, and Social Justice
Twitter – @kairos_center
Audio of Larry’s presentation is available here.