The Lehigh County Conference of Churches
Justice and Advocacy Program

"Good News for the Poor"
A Discussion on Poverty Between Communities of
Faith and Local Government Leaders

April 25, 2002, Thursday
7:00-9:00 pm
St. Paul's Lutheran Church
38 South 8th Street
Allentown, Pa.

Parking in church lot adjacent to Walnut Street. (From Walnut Street, turn left block east of 9th Street, then immediately right into church lot.)

Local government leaders will include:
    Jane Ervin, Lehigh County Executive
    Roy Afflerbach, Mayor of Allentown
    Ed Pawlowski, Community Development Director, City of Allentown
    Grayson McNair, Director of Human Services, Lehigh County

As communities of faith we want to do our part, and also work in partnership with leaders in the local community. You are invited to a dialogue on poverty between communities of faith and local government leaders. Needs, concerns, goals, dreams and strategies to address them will be shared by local people of faith and local government leaders.

For further information, contact Lehigh County Conference of Churches , 610-433-6421,

Also, see these related resources on poverty issues and other workshops on the same topic.
Created: March 30, 2002