Louisville, KY –- For three powerful days, faith, community, business, and political leaders are coming together for HOPE (Having Only Positive Expectations) 2014: Renewing Urban America, June 12-14, 2014. Conceived by Dr. Kevin W. Cosby, pastor of St. Stephen Church and president of Simmons College of Kentucky, HOPE 2014 was created to address and offer practical, life-altering solutions to the critical issues felt within urban communities. Urban communities, more than ever, are feeling the plight of abandonment, social isolation, disinvestment, and neglect.
More specifically, HOPE 2014: Renewing Urban America will address a variety of topics including community hopelessness, asset-based community development, prisoner recidivism, social isolation, urban education paradigms, gang violence, and white privilege. HOPE 2014: Renewing Urban America will provide an exciting, dynamic, life-transforming attendee experience that will also offer relationship-building that yields ongoing support for growth and continued learning.
HOPE 2014 will feature diverse and renowned speakers including: Tim Wise, Robert M. Franklin, and Sherryl Cashin. For more information, visit www.hope-conference.org or call 502-776-1443 x135.
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