Loving Our Somali Neighbors

Saturday, October 28
9am – 4pm, check-in at 8:30am
Calvary Community Church, 1200 Roosevelt Rd, St. Cloud, MN 56301
REGISTER HERE

LOVING OUR SOMALI NEIGHBORS

The One-Day Conference will incorporate both cultural and connecting instruction for building friendships. Gain an understanding of Somali culture, values, and background. Take the next step to engagement! Learn about models for making connections and volunteering in our community.

Part 1: CULTURE

9:00am – 12:15pm

  • Somali Culture 101
  • Avoiding Cultural Pitfalls
  • Bridges to Friendship

Lunch

12:15 – 1:00pm

Part 2: CONNECTING 

1:00 – 4:00pm

  • Models for connecting with the Somali community
    • English tutoring
    • Hospitality
    • Sports networks
    • Helping families adjust to life in our community
  • In-depth break-out sessions on:
    • Trauma
    • Story-telling
    • Engaging Somali Men
    • Engaging Somali Women
    • Study curriculum

This training is for people ready to move beyond awareness to action.
We invite all who are eager to develop deeper connections and relationships with their Somali neighbors to register.

Regular Ticket – $20
Student Ticket – Free

Registration for the One-Day-Conference includes:

  • Six informative sessions
  • Conference materials
  • Lunch

REGISTER HERE

 

 

      

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