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Department Leaders to Discuss Role of Faith-Based Partnerships in Education During Auxiliaries in Ministry Convention


Contact:  
Sara Gast, (202) 401-1989, sara.gast@ed.gov


Event Date 1: July 07, 2011 02:00 pm - July 07, 2011 08:00 pm

Deputy Secretary of Education Tony Miller and Brenda Girton-Mitchell, director of the Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, will address more than 30,000 officials, bishops, community leaders and delegates at the International Auxiliaries In Ministry Convention (AIM), the annual summer convention of the multi-million member Church Of God In Christ, in Houston on Thursday, July 7.

In the afternoon, Miller will speak during a breakout meeting titled "Effective 21st Century Ministry: Utilizing Government Resources to Expand Ministry and Stabilize Communities" from 2:20-2:40 p.m. Miller will also address the group to discuss the role of partnerships in advancing education reform during the general session at 7 p.m.

Girton-Mitchell will deliver the keynote at the Young Women of Excellence session at 10 a.m. and participate in a panel from 2:45-3:40 p.m. during the effective ministry and resource session. All of these activities will take place in the George Brown Convention Center.


Event 1
Who :

Tony Miller, deputy secretary, U.S. Department of Education
Brenda Girton-Mitchell, director of the Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, U.S. Department of Education

What :

Remarks at the International Auxiliaries In Ministry Convention

When :

Thursday, July 7, 2011

Where :

George R. Brown Convention Center
1001 Avenida De Las Americus
Houston, Texas

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