Working for the common good.

More info coming soon, as speakers and topics are confirmed!

Eventbrite - Common Good RVA 2014

Day 1: A public exploration of the common good

Friday, October 3rd at the Virginia Historical Society

  •      5:30pm: Arrival and registration, with food trucks in the parking lot
  •      6:30pm: Music by No BS! Brass Band
  •      7:30pm: Spoken word performance by Shola Walker
  •      7:35pm: Welcome and introductions
  •      7:45pm: “The History of the Common Good” talk by Skye Jethani
  •      8:35pm: Break
  •      8:40pm: Historic perspective on RVA by TBA
  •      8:50pm: Local speakers: Patience Salgado (Kindness Girl) and Hamilton Glass
  •      9:05pm: Video by Nate Clarke
  •      9:10pm: Local speakers: Jim Ukrop and Bob Mooney
  •      9:25pm: Closing remarks
  •      9:30pm: Pastries and desserts by WPA Bakery


Day 2: A deeper dive into faith, neighborhood, and vocation

Saturday, October 4th at the Early Center at Union Presbyterian Seminary

  •      8:30am: Arrival and registration, doughnuts and Blanchard’s Coffee
  •      9:00am: Welcome and worship
  •      9:15am: True story from a Richmonder
  •      9:30am: “The Future of the Common Good” keynote from Skye Jethani
  •      10:30am: Breakouts #1, Richmond practitioners in tracks
  •      11:30am: Lunch
  •      12:45pm: Video TBA
  •      1:00pm: Breakouts #2, Unconferences
  •      2:30pm: Sharing results of the Breakouts
  •      2:45pm: Summary and closing remarks