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Save the Date! Ending Violence: More Than a Life's Work

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On November 16, 2017, FaithTrust Institute is hosting a panel discussion and reception to honor the work and impact of Rev. Dr. Marie M. Fortune and celebrate FaithTrust Institute's 40th Anniversary.

Save the Date! Ending Violence: More Than a Life's Work

Rev. Dr. Marie Fortune

Join us as we celebrate our history and envision our future! FaithTrust Institute invites you to celebrate our 40 years of working to equip faith communities with the tools they need to address domestic violence, sexual assault, and clergy misconduct. As we celebrate this milestone, we are paying special tribute to the world-changing contributions of our founder, Rev. Dr. Marie M. Fortune, who has dedicated her life to supporting survivors and educating faith communities across the globe. Her original vision and investment of heart, mind, and soul continues to inspire and inform the ongoing work of so many.

To honor Rev. Dr. Marie M. Fortune, and to mark this momentous occasion for FaithTrust Institute, we invite you to join us for a celebratory panel discussion and reception prior to the 2017 American Academy of Religion Annual Meeting. Our multifaith panel of scholar-activists will discuss the impact of Rev. Dr. Fortune’s work and look toward the future with excitement and creativity.

We hope you can join us for this special celebration! Please RSVP by November 5 by emailing Emily ( or by calling the FaithTrust Institute office (206-634-1903).



Thursday, November 16, 2017 from 4-7 pm
Hynes Convention Center, Room 210 
Boston, Massachusetts

Denise Starkey, Ph.D.

Salma Abugideiri, LPC
Emily Cohen, M.Div.
Rabbi Mark Dratch
Sr. Margaret Farley, R.S.M.
Elena Giacci
Mary E. Hunt, Ph.D.
Rev. Dr. Traci West



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