In the back yard of the Nation’s Capitol, just east of the Anacostia River, there exists a community that has been long plagued by crime, poverty and disenfranchisement. “East of the River,” the tag name for this section of Southeast, Washington, D.C., is a label that has become synonymous with an attitude of feisty underdog pride.
God’s dream for us is not simply peace of mind, but peace on earth.
Promotes a passion for justice within the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and prophetic Disciples leadership to ecumenical and interfaith justice coalitions. To assist individuals and communities east of the Anacostia River who are in need of positive transformation through community-based, school-based & re-entry focused programming.