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Sunday Forum: Connecting Faith, Environmental Justice, and Sustainability

December 3 @ 10:10 am - 10:55 am

First Unitarian Church of Milwaukee

Presenter: Dr. Huda Alkaff, Founder and Director, Wisconsin Green Muslims.

Wisconsin Green Muslims intends to educate the general public about Islamic environmental teachings and to form coalitions with others working toward a just, healthy, peaceful and sustainable future. Dr. Alkaff is an environmentalist with degrees in conservation ecology, sustainable development and environmental education.

Dr. Alkaff received the 2015 White House Champions of Change for Faith Climate Justice Leaders recognition, the 2016 Sierra Club Great Waters Group Environmental Hero of the Year award, and in 2017 Huda is serving as a co-chair of the US Climate Action Network 100% Renewable Energy user group.

Sunday Forum is a Sunday morning lecture series at First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee that showcases provocative, sometimes controversial, speakers discussing topical issues of the day: the arts, politics, the environment, health issues, education and more. Click here for a full list of coming Forum programs . The Forum — in Max Otto Hall on our second floor — begins at 10:10 a.m. and lasts about 45 minutes. Speakers give a 30-minute presentation, followed by questions and brief comments from the audience. Coffee is served. Childcare is available.

Program host: Mark Mueller

The First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee is a progressive church for spiritual community, social justice, and intellectual freedom, active in Milwaukee since 1842.

Visit us for Sunday services, forums, religious education for children & youth, and other programs and social activities. Visitors are welcome!

Parents, feel free to let your children experience our Religious Education classes up to three times without commitment to see if it’s the right fit. Find more about our Religious Education program here .

Details

Date:
December 3
Time:
10:10 am - 10:55 am
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Venue

Max Otto Hall
1342 N. Astor St.
Milwaukee, WI
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Phone:
414.273.5257