Social Justice

Post date: 12/16/2018 - 10:26am

Our shared offering for the month of December is the Holy Grill of the Interfaith Federation. Monday through Thursday, hot, nutritious lunches are prepared at the Interfaith Federation office by Tonia Causey, transported to Cadillac St.

Post date: 11/01/2018 - 9:08pm

Our shared offering for the month of November is Iris Domestic Violence Center.

Post date: 09/30/2018 - 10:08am

Our shared offering for the month of October is Diversity House, a service provider and an advocate for LGBT homeless youth.

Post date: 08/31/2018 - 8:09pm

Our shared offering for the month of September is Volunteers in Public Schools (VIPS). VIPS provides individualized reading assistance for first, second and third grade students who read below grade level.

Post date: 07/29/2018 - 6:33am

The Interfaith Federation's Annual Community Prayer Breakfast will take place on Thursday, September 6, 7am, Boudreau's, 2647 Government Street. Each year the Prayer Breakfast brings together a capacity gathering of community members representing faith communities and community leaders.

Post date: 07/29/2018 - 6:31am

Our shared offering for the month of August is the Capitol Area Alliance for the Homeless (CAAH). CAAH members provide emergency shelter, transitional housing, and permanent supportive housing for chronically homeless individuals, persons wit

Post date: 07/02/2018 - 5:07pm

Our church was well represented when 20 volunteers served at the Holy Grill during our recent week of service.   Volunteers from our church serve the daily lunchtime meal twice each year in rotation with volunteers of member congregations of the Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge, which

Post date: 06/04/2018 - 10:45pm

    Our first service project especially planned to give children in Religious Education the opportunity to experience volunteer service along with their parents was a great success. Four UCBR families prepared "Bags of Hope" at the St. Vincent de Paul dining room on May 12.

Post date: 04/29/2018 - 6:03pm

Volunteers for our service project at St Vincent de Paul dining room on Saturday, May 12 will be 10 children from the RE program and their parents.  Our team of 17 volunteers will join a community team to prepare "Bags of Hope," an evening meal distributed to homeless and low-income families who

Post date: 04/18/2018 - 4:33pm

The 28th Annual Sounds of CommUNITY Concert, presented by the Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge, will be held at Broadmoor United Methodist Church at 4pm on Sunday, April 29.  The hour-long concert will feature choirs from recently paired congregations and other groups.