Tuesday, December 7, 2010
Chris Breitenberg

What does Initiatives of Change (IofC) do? I've heard a number of opinions on this topic and certainly offered some of my own. But it wasn't until I asked myself a simple question, What did IofC do for me? that I really found an answer.

Monday, November 8, 2010
Lillie A. Estes

What are the things that impact people and prevent them from moving forward? That is the question that has always interested Lillie Estes in her work for social justice.

Monday, November 8, 2010
Rajmohan Gandhi with Rabbi Sheldon Lewis

Building Bridges for Peace was the theme of a series of presentations to build interfaith understanding and lay the groundwork for action at Covenant Presbyterian Church in Palo Alto, California this fall. Rajmohan Gandhi, President of Initiatives of Change International, was the featured speaker.

Wednesday, October 27, 2010
Jessica and Rwandan friend

What makes an eleven-year-old school girl start collecting things for school children in Rwanda? Build a team? Launch a charity? Raise funds to build a library? This is what Jessica Markowitz has done over the past 4 years, and it all started with the visit of Richard Kananga, a member of IofC’s 2006 ACTION team.

Friday, September 10, 2010
Viewing of Imam and Pastor at Richmond Hospital

More than 800 copies of the film The Imam and the Pastor are now in circulation in the U.S. and are contributing to the national conversation on interfaith relations and reconciliation. At a time when many in the world are wondering whether friendly relations are possible between those of Muslim and Christian background, the Nigerian protagonists of this film emphatically assert that they are.