9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
St. Paul's, Petersburg
Discover how the passions in your church and your community can translate to positive change.Using the Asset Based Community Development model (ABCD), the Episcopal Church Center is partnering with the Diocese of Southern Virginia to provide expert community organizing training to churches and community organizations. Grow your church by building into your community. Learn how to discover the gifts in your community and deploy them for action. Learn how to develop networks of community partners to make positive change. This training is good for teams from congregations, and even better when teams include other local people and partnering organizations. Click here for an event flyer. Click here for more information and registration. Because of a grant from the Episcopal Church Jubilee ministry office, this event is only $25.00 for both days, including lunch. Scholarships are available. Hosted by St. Stephen's and St. Paul's, Petersburg, held at St. Paul's. Local hotel information available on the registration page.