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Senior Official to Give Keynote Address at Buffalo Area Network of Religious Communities' Annual Appreciation Dinner


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Event Date 1: May 02, 2012 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Brenda Girton-Mitchell, the U.S. Education Department’s director of Faith-based Education and Neighborhood Partnerships, will give the keynote address at the annual appreciation dinner of the Buffalo area Network of Religious Communities at 6:00 p.m. ET on Thursday, May 3. She will discuss the importance of interfaith engagement around education to propel school improvement and tackle community challenges. She will also discuss the Obama Administration’s Together for Tomorrow School Improvement Challenge and the work of the President’s Interfaith Community Campus Challenge.

The annual appreciation dinner of Buffalo’s Network of Religious Communities, an interfaith council, will honor 75 outstanding community volunteers from local congregations.


Event 1
Who :

Brenda Girton-Mitchell, director of Faith-based Education and Neighborhood Partnerships

What :

Remarks at annual appreciation dinner of Buffalo’s Network of Religious Communities

When :

6:00 p.m. ET, Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Where :

Hearthstone Manor
333 Dick Road
Depew, N.Y.

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