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Can 'Caring Across Generations' Change the World?

The Nation | April 11, 2012

A new campaign called Caring Across Generations opens communication channels about homecare with a goal to “build relationships between those doing the work and those they’re working for” while creating 2 million jobs in the process.

Doing justice to the Passover seder

Washington Jewish Week | April 11, 2012

Alan Van Capelle, CEO of Bend the Arc, calls Food and Justice Seder an attempt to “‘build a stronger, fairer, more just community.’” The D.C. seder featured a tomato to honor migrant farm workers and drew attention to “social issue plagues” such as “bigotry, hunger, special interests, foreclosure and the immigration system”.

Somali Minnesotans summoned to help rebuild Mogadishu

Minnesota Public Radio | April 10, 2012

Somali-American community organizer Hindia Ali said Minnesotans will form a committee and decide which projects -- such as hospitals, streets, or schools -- deserve funding for reconstruction in Somalia.

Resurrection: On Mission and Chavez

Spectrum Magazine | April 10, 2012

Seventh-day Adventist calls Bend the Arc’s interfaith Community Organizing Residency “a space of resurrection – a life-enriching site of change and liberation, a place of mutual respect and learning”.  

Jews, union bound by social justice causes

Vida en el Valle | April 10, 2012

Strong bonds between the United Farm Workers and the Jewish community stem from a “shared experience of being immigrants”. Bend the Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice and JOIN for Justice carry on this long tradition of support.