Oct
19
6:30pm 6:30pm

Healthy Food Access Training

Join Faith in Texas and the American Heart Association for an advocacy training on how healthy food access affects our community, and the policy solutions that can help. You’ll also learn effective ways to communicate this important message to your elected officials, and drive local change. If you want to increase access to healthy food in Dallas, this training is for you!

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Oct
24
7:00pm 7:00pm

Northwest Suburbs Cluster Meeting

Join us for our Northwest Suburbs Organizing Cluster, the Organizing Cluster for Lewisville, Carrolton, Irving, and other suburbs northwest of Dallas. Organizing Clusters organize cities by developing relationships with elected officials and creating faithful policy campaigns to improve our community. Whether it is combatting predatory lending practices that prey on the poor, implementing best practices to help formerly incarcerated men and women reenter society, or improving education systems, Organizing Clusters show the power of faithful people to make their communities more just. 

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Oct
26
7:00pm 7:00pm

Dallas Cluster Meeting

Join us for the Faith in Texas Dallas Organizing Cluster. Organizing Clusters organize cities by developing relationships with elected officials and creating faithful policy campaigns to improve our community. Whether it is combatting predatory lending practices that prey on the poor, implementing best practices to help formerly incarcerated men and women reenter society, or improving education systems, Organizing Clusters show the power of faithful people to make their communities more just. 

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Oct
17
7:00pm 7:00pm

Northeast Suburbs Cluster Meeting

Join us for our next meeting of the Faith in Texas Northeast Suburbs Organizing Cluster, the Organizing Cluster for Plano, Richardson, Garland, Mesquite, and other suburbs northeast of Dallas. Local Organizing Clusters organize cities by developing relationships with elected officials and creating faithful policy campaigns to improve our community. Whether it is combatting predatory lending practices that prey on the poor, implementing best practices to help formerly incarcerated men and women reenter society, or improving education systems, Local Organizing Clusters show the power of faithful people to make their communities more just. 

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Sep
28
7:00pm 7:00pm

Dallas Cluster Meeting

Join us for our first meeting of the Faith in Texas Dallas Organizing Cluster, the Organizing Cluster for the city of Dallas. Organizing Clusters organize cities by developing relationships with elected officials and creating faithful policy campaigns to improve our community. Whether it is combatting predatory lending practices that prey on the poor, implementing best practices to help formerly incarcerated men and women reenter society, or improving education systems, Organizing Clusters show the power of faithful people to make their communities more just. 

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Sep
26
7:00pm 7:00pm

Tarrant County Cluster Meeting

Join us for our first meeting of the Faith in Texas Tarrant County Organizing Cluster, the Organizing Cluster for cities in Tarrant County. Organizing Clusters organize cities by developing relationships with elected officials and creating faithful policy campaigns to improve our community. Whether it is combatting predatory lending practices that prey on the poor, implementing best practices to help formerly incarcerated men and women reenter society, or improving education systems, Organizing Clusters show the power of faithful people to make their communities more just. 

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Sep
23
9:00am 9:00am

Northwest Suburbs Cluster Meeting

Join us for our first meeting of the Faith in Texas Northwest Suburbs Organizing Cluster, the Organizing Cluster for Lewisville, Carrolton, Irving, and other suburbs northwest of Dallas. Organizing Clusters organize cities by developing relationships with elected officials and creating faithful policy campaigns to improve our community. Whether it is combatting predatory lending practices that prey on the poor, implementing best practices to help formerly incarcerated men and women reenter society, or improving education systems, Organizing Clusters show the power of faithful people to make their communities more just. 

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Sep
19
7:00pm 7:00pm

Northeast Suburbs Cluster Meeting

Join us for our first meeting of the Faith in Texas Northeast Suburbs Organizing Cluster, the Local Organizing Cluster for Plano, Richardson, Garland, Mesquite, and other suburbs northeast of Dallas. Local Organizing Clusters organize cities by developing relationships with elected officials and creating faithful policy campaigns to improve our community. Whether it is combatting predatory lending practices that prey on the poor, implementing best practices to help formerly incarcerated men and women reenter society, or improving education systems, Local Organizing Clusters show the power of faithful people to make their communities more just. 

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Moolah Mingle benefiting Faith in Texas
Sep
14
6:00pm 6:00pm

Moolah Mingle benefiting Faith in Texas

September 14 is North Texas Giving Day, the nation's largest single day of giving and Millennials of Faith in Texas invite young adults for socializing and camaraderie around North Texas social justice. Bring proof of your North Texas Giving Day $20+ donation to Faith in Texas for a complimentary margarita & food. Faith in Texas welcomes college students, young adult ministries, young professionals and supporters to join them for a fun evening while raising funds to train more leaders in the movement. 

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Sep
1
10:30am10:30am

Beloved Communities Press Conference

  • Lee Park, In Front of Robert E. Lee Statue (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join Faith in Texas to declare that, as people of faith, we are stepping out from the shadows of our history - a history of fear, hate, and division - to declare the Beloved Community. We are calling on all people of faith to join us in a month of Prophetic Action to create Beloved Communities based on our faith values of love, equity, redemption, and reconciliation, and stand up against policies and politics that are rooted in fear and oppression, like the detention and deportation machine terrorizing our immigrant brothers and sisters and profiting off their suffering. 

WEAR ORANGE! 

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Dallas LOC Meeting
Aug
31
7:00pm 7:00pm

Dallas LOC Meeting

Join us for our first meeting of the Faith in Texas Dallas Organizing Cluster, the Local Organizing Cluster for the city of Dallas. Local Organizing Clusters organize cities by developing relationships with elected officials and creating faithful policy campaigns to improve our community. Whether it is combatting predatory lending practices that prey on the poor, implementing best practices to help formerly incarcerated men and women reenter society, or improving education systems, Local Organizing Clusters show the power of faithful people to make their communities more just. At our first meeting, we will begin building relationships with one another, develop and agree to a team commitment, identify key roles for team members, and discuss our vision for our cities.

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Northwest Suburbs Cluster Meeting
Aug
24
7:00pm 7:00pm

Northwest Suburbs Cluster Meeting

Join us for our first meeting of the Faith in Texas Northwest Suburbs Organizing Cluster, the Local Organizing Cluster for Lewisville, Carrollton, Irving, Addison, and other cities West of the Dallas North Tollway. Local Organizing Clusters organize cities by developing relationships with elected officials and creating faithful policy campaigns to improve our community. Whether it is combatting predatory lending practices that prey on the poor, implementing best practices to help formerly incarcerated men and women reenter society, or improving education systems, Local Organizing Clusters show the power of faithful people to make their communities more just. At our first meeting, we will begin building relationships with one another, develop and agree to a team commitment, identify key roles for team members, and discuss our vision for our cities.

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Prophetic Action: Creating Powerful Campaigns
Aug
20
3:00pm 3:00pm

Prophetic Action: Creating Powerful Campaigns

Change does not happen spontaneously; it happens through powerful, strategic, communitydriven campaigns. In Prophetic Action, we will learn how we can faithfully build power to make our dreams a reality through strategic public campaigns that change hearts, win people over, and build leverage with decision makers through public action.

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Tarrant County LOC Meeting
Aug
17
7:00pm 7:00pm

Tarrant County LOC Meeting

Join us for our first meeting of the Faith in Texas Tarrant County Organizing Cluster, the Local Organizing Cluster for all cities in Tarrant County. Local Organizing Clusters organize cities by developing relationships with elected officials and creating faithful policy campaigns to improve our community. Whether it is combatting predatory lending practices that prey on the poor, implementing best practices to help formerly incarcerated men and women reenter society, or improving education systems, Local Organizing Clusters show the power of faithful people to make their communities more just. At our first meeting, we will begin building relationships with one another, develop and agree to a team commitment, identify key roles for team members, and discuss our vision for our cities.

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Our Community, Our Schools TRE Community Coversation
Aug
16
6:00pm 6:00pm

Our Community, Our Schools TRE Community Coversation

President Trump and Betsy Devos are proposing $14 million in cuts to Dallas ISD schools, on top of the $60 million the district was forced to cut already for next school year. Our children deserve FULL AND EQUITABLE FUNDING FOR OUR PUBLIC SCHOOLS! The DISD School Board has the opportunity to allow voters to decide whether to pitch in a bit more to raise the money our schools need to be successful through a Tax Ratification Election. Come join us to learn more and make your voice heard.

Our Community Our Schools (OCOS) is hosting a Community Conversation at the Alliance AFT Building (334 Centre St., 75208). School board members Joyce Foreman, Bernadette Nutall, Audrey Pinkerton, and Lew Blackburn have been invited to attend to hear from their constituents. 

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Northeast Suburbs Cluster Meeting
Aug
15
7:00pm 7:00pm

Northeast Suburbs Cluster Meeting

Join us for our first meeting of the Faith in Texas Northeast Suburbs Organizing Cluster, the Local Organizing Cluster for Plano, Richardson, Garland, Mesquite, and other suburbs northeast of Dallas. Local Organizing Clusters organize cities by developing relationships with elected officials and creating faithful policy campaigns to improve our community. Whether it is combatting predatory lending practices that prey on the poor, implementing best practices to help formerly incarcerated men and women reenter society, or improving education systems, Local Organizing Clusters show the power of faithful people to make their communities more just. At our first meeting, we will begin building relationships with one another, develop and agree to a team commitment, identify key roles for team members, and discuss our vision for our cities.

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Building a Movement: Creating Strong Teams
Jul
23
3:00pm 3:00pm

Building a Movement: Creating Strong Teams

Real, long-term change requires many people working together towards our dreams with strength, endurance, and strategy. In Building a Movement, we will learn how we can bind moments of relationship building and community action into a powerful, multi-generational movement capable of shaping our communities for years to come.

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Imagining Just Communities: Introduction to Faith-Rooted Organizing
Jun
25
3:00pm 3:00pm

Imagining Just Communities: Introduction to Faith-Rooted Organizing

We all dream of handing down a stronger, healthier, more unified community to the next generation, but sometimes it just seems out of reach - the injustice is too great, and the divides too deep. In Imagining Just Communities, we will learn how we can organize together as a powerful multi-faith movement to make our common dreams for our communities a reality.

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PHONE BANKING! (for Together We Vote DFW local elections)
Apr
26
to May 4

PHONE BANKING! (for Together We Vote DFW local elections)

  • Faith in Texas Offices, 5th floor Suite 595 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Voting in local elections is underway throughout the DFW. Join us for any or all of our five phone banking sessions from April 26th to May 4th. Click below to sign up for the days and times you plan to join us in our offices and encourage folks in DFW to go to the polls!

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Together We Vote Evening Data Entry Party
Apr
25
6:30pm 6:30pm

Together We Vote Evening Data Entry Party

  • Faith in Texas Offices, 5th floor, Suite 595 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

We've received commitments throughout the DFW from folks who will vote in the local elections. As we begin early voting on April 24th we will be working to enter voter commitment data for phone banking purposes in the coming weeks leading to the May 6th general election. RSVP here and drop in to our offices between 6:30 PM and 8:30 PM to assist us in data entry whether you have 30 minutes or the entire evening to spare!

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Together We Vote Data Entry Day Party (Shifts from 8 AM thru 6 PM)
Apr
24
8:00am 8:00am

Together We Vote Data Entry Day Party (Shifts from 8 AM thru 6 PM)

  • Faith in Texas Offices, 5th floor - Suite 595 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

We've received commitments throughout the DFW from folks who will vote in the local elections. As we begin early voting on April 24th we will be working in shifts throughout the day to enter voter commitment data for phone banking purposes in the coming weeks leading to the May 6th general election. RSVP here and drop in to our offices between 8 AM and 6 PM to assist us in data entry whether you have 30 minutes or 3 hours to spare!

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Solidarity Service
Apr
23
3:00pm 3:00pm

Solidarity Service

Just before early voting begins, we will send our elected officials the message that solidarity is the top priority of those that will be casting their votes. Join us for our Solidarity Service on April 23rd from 3 PM to 5 PM at Greater Bethlehem Baptist Church. Since the year started we’ve had to rush to the sides of our brothers and sisters across faith communities to stand with them and their families. We’ve been to Austin to petition our legislators on behalf of racially targeted immigration policy, as well as increasing awareness regarding policing techniques of de-escalation and mental health awareness that will most impact the policing of brown and black communities. You can let us know that you will be with us in solidarity and faith by clicking below.

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Dallas City Council Cite & Release Vote
Apr
12
9:00am 9:00am

Dallas City Council Cite & Release Vote

Dallas City Council Vote on Marijuana Cite and Release April 12th! 
• Low level marijuana policing disproportionately targets and attacks communities of color!
• Save your TAX $$$ from jailing non-violent low level marijuana offenders!
• Free our Police to protect our communities from more serious crimes!
• Call your Mayor & City Councilmen to Vote Yes to Marijuana Cite & Release!
• Click here to find out who your city councilman is! Spread the word!

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Together We Vote Canvassing at Immigration Mega March
Apr
9
1:30pm 1:30pm

Together We Vote Canvassing at Immigration Mega March

  • Cathedral Santuario de Guadalupe - Gran Salon Room (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

During the Mega March for Immigration reform and unity. If you plan to attend the march and would like to help us register commitments for the Together We vote Campaign, please join us at 1:30 PM in the Gran Salon of Cathedral Guadalupe to prepare and get canvassing supplies before the Mega March begins.

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LIVE FREE! Lobby Day
Apr
3
5:30am 5:30am

LIVE FREE! Lobby Day

Sign up to join the LIVE FREE! team in Austin on April 3rd for legislative visits from 10 AM to 3 PM. If you need transportation please arrive at the Faith in Texas offices at 5:30 AM and park on the top floor of the parking garage to caravan together. The legislative actions will be from 10 AM to 3 PM if you would like to join us in Austin, the group will return to the Faith in Texas offices by 6 PM. Everyone interested in participating should sign up with the link below.

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