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Mission Photos

Submitted by Ben Thu Jun 30 2011 12:56:00 GMT-0400 (EDT)

Rabbi Steve Gutow Interview on First Shift with Tony Trupiano

First Shift with Tony Trupiano

Heidelberg Project Focus Hope
Heidelberg Project Mission Participants at Focus Hope Rabbi Steve Gutow addresses mission participants

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Jewish, African-American leaders convene in Detroit for antipoverty conference

Submitted by Haya Wed Jun 29 2011 13:11:00 GMT-0400 (EDT)

Jewish, African-American leaders convene in Detroit for antipoverty conference

BY NIRAJ WARIKOO

DETROIT FREE PRESS STAFF WRITER
Jun 27, 2011|

Jewish and African-American leaders from across the country are in Detroit this week to bond while finding ways to fight poverty at a time when the problem is growing.

Sponsored by the national office of the Jewish Council for Public Affairs, the program involves three days of activities with about 20 Jewish and African-American leaders who will be paired up to foster friendship. In addition to fighting poverty,  the goal of the program is to improve relations between the two minority
communities.

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Mission Itinerary

Submitted by Haya Fri Jun 24 2011 16:28:00 GMT-0400 (EDT)

Monday, June 27th

Guest speakers:
Conrad Giles, Chair of the Jewish Council for Public Affairs
Arthur Horwitz, Publisher of the Detroit Jewish News
Bankole Thompson, Senior Editor of the Michigan Chronicle

Tuesday, June 28th

Wednesday, June 29th

Thursday, June 30th

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