Community Interfaith Coordination News & Events
FCIA Emergency Management Taskforce Meeting
When: Thursday, January 19, 8:30 to 10:00 a.m.
Location: McConnell Public Safety and Transportation Operations Center (4890 Alliance Drive, Suite 2300, Fairfax, Va. 22030)
Description: The interfaith Emergency Planning Committee plans and executes interfaith community emergency preparedness, response and recovery communication, training, and coordination initiatives.
Diversity Workshop: Expand Your Religious and Cultural
When: Monday, February 6, 2017, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: Temple Rodef Shalom (2100 Westmoreland Street, Falls Church, VA 22043)
Description: The DC, Maryland and Virginia region is home to many cultures and beliefs. The Fairfax County Community Interfaith Coordination Unit makes continuous efforts to promote respect and understanding of our diverse communities, and to provide the resources needed for assisting them. Dr. Naomi Paget will be with us for an all-day training on Diversity, which will better equip those trying to make a difference in reaching out across religious and cultural boundaries. Register now for this training presentation, the purpose of which is to bridge language, cultural and religious gaps within our communities. The Deadline for Registration is Wednesday, February 1, 2017. You can register online or by calling (703) 324-3453 TTY 711.
Disaster Recovery Training – Part 2 of 2 - Table Top
When: Thursday, February 9, 6 to 8:30 p.m.
Location: Heritage Fellowship Church (2501 Fox Mill Road, Reston)
Description: The Hunter Mill District community groups and houses of worship will meet again to complete the training seminar that started on January 10, 2017. Attendees will practice how they will work together in response to a local disaster. This event will begin with a free dinner served at 6 p.m. and include ample time for Q & A. To register, and to advise us of any ADA accommodations or food requirements, please contact Renice Holman at 703-324-7609, TTY 711.
Fairfax County Community Interfaith Coordination
Department of Neighborhood & Center Parkway, Suite 405
Fairfax, VA 22035
Phone: 703-324-3453, TTY 711