This site isn’t being actively maintained as there are other organizations working on the same things. Some suggestions for where you might get linked up: Wisconsin Faith Voices for Justice offers updates and action alerts on issues affecting residents in Continue reading Wisconsin Faith Voices for Justice and other great organizations
MASS MEETING for the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival Date: Monday, August 28, 2017 Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm St Gabriels Church of God 5363 N 37th St, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53209 Map and details on Facebook Continue reading August 8 WISCONSIN MASS MEETING for the Poor People’s Campaign
WisFAN has signed onto a letter put forth by the Coalition on Human Needs. The letter begins: As Congress begins its work on the FY 2018 budget, we are writing to urge you to ensure that funding is adequate to Continue reading National sign-on letter regarding Trump’s proposed 2018 budget
Sunday, April 9 5:00 pm Madison Labor Temple 1602 S. Park St, Madison, Wisconsin Health care changes impact REAL PEOPLE. Bring your stories or submit them online here. We will read them aloud, post them online and send them to Continue reading TRASHED! Don’t Trash Our Health Care – April 9, 2017
Today, thousands of Wisconsin citizens face losing their SNAP benefits, unless Governor Walker applies for a waiver from a work requirement. Wisconsin Faith Voices for Justice has joined with thirty other organizations to urge Governor Walker to seek that waiver. Continue reading ACTION ALERT: Urge Governor Walker to seek a waiver on FoodShare time limits!
Faith, Values and the 2016 Election: Toward A Politics of the Golden Rule: Reflection Guide and Resources Interfaith Power and Light’s 2016 Voter Reflection Guide The Golden Rule – as Pope Francis reminded us during a historic address to Congress Continue reading Faith in Public Life: 2016 Voter Reflection Guide
Wisconsin faith leaders from across the religious spectrum are calling on their state legislature to reject a proposal from Gov. Scott Walker (R) that would impose drug tests for some recipients of government-funded aid, arguing such screenings don’t work and Continue reading Religious Groups To Scott Walker: Don’t Drug Test The Poor
Created by the Wisconsin Council of Churches and WISDOM, to get people thinking about issues of poverty when they vote this November. Faithful Citizenship: A Response to the Scandal of Poverty in Wisconsin We who have signed on to this Continue reading WisFAN Signs on to Faithful Citizenship Statement
Join WISCONSIN FORWARD TOGETHER for a “MORAL WEEK OF ACTION” August 21 – 28, 2014 11:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Wisconsin State Capitol East Entrance Steps Thursday, 8/21: News Conference with Wisconsin Clergy and Moral Leaders Friday, 8/22: Labor Rights, Fair and Living Continue reading Moral Week of Action – 7 days of Challenges to Injustice and Regressive Public Policies
Rev. William Barber II conducted a Moral Mondays training June 14 in Milwaukee, for representatives of a number of groups and faith communities – including WisFAN. It will be a challenge pulling together a strong coalition of dedicated people to Continue reading Moral Mondays in Wisconsin?