Cross-Cultural Training Workshop for Faith based groups working with Native communities
Mar
19
1:00 pm13:00

Cross-Cultural Training Workshop for Faith based groups working with Native communities

Native American Ministries Training

The Highland Support Project (HSP) is providing a training for cross-cultural competency with Native American communities. Topics covered will include context of ministry, best practices, cultural norms and values. 

The workshops are three hours, dynamic and participatory. Mission leaders, youth workers, volun-teers or anyone interested in working with Native populations, register today for this amazing one-day Seminar presented by Rochelle J. Lacapa, MPH is the workshop presenter. Ms. Lacapa is a member of the White Mountain Apache Tribe and holds a degree in theology from Notre Dame and a Master of Public Health from Johns Hopkins. Ms. Lacapa was director of Johns Hopkins Center for American Indi-an Health on the White Mountain Apache reservation. She is currently program manager for Method-ist supported project through the Highland Support Project. 

March 17th, 6:00 p.m. – 9 p.m., Pace Campus Ministry Center. 700 W. Franklyn St., Richmond 

March 18th, 9:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m., Fredericksburg UMC 308 Hanover St. Fredericksburg 

March 19th, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., Aldersgate UMC, 1301 Collingwood Rd. Alexandria 

The event is free. Please register at www.highlandsupportproject.org/nat. or contact ben@highlandpartners.org 

Partnering with Native American Communities Workshop
Mar
17
6:00 pm18:00

Partnering with Native American Communities Workshop

  • Pace Center

How to Work for Positive Change in Native Communities.   A workshop on cross-cultural partnerships presented by Rochelle Lacapa MPHS.    Ms. Lacapa is a graduate of Notre Dame and Johns Hopkins University and currently, serves as program advisor for the Highland Support Project's work with South West nations. 

Native Nations March
Mar
10
8:00 pm20:00

Native Nations March

Native Nations March for solidarity with Standing Rock and other Indigenous Nations struggling for sovereignty.   We will provide transportation to VCU students that wish to participate in the rally at Layatee Square.

 

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