“On the Road to Justice” was the theme of ISAAC’s 12th annual banquet and a record number of people were on hand Saturday night as part of the journey. More than 500 people were attended the event in the Bernhard Center Ballrooms at Western Michigan University for the event. Several were praised for helping the […]
KALAMAZOO, MI — Rev. John C. Welch, chairman of the Gamaliel Foundation, said that this year’s ISAAC banquet theme of “On the Road to Justice” cannot ignore the conversation of race. “Pursuit of justice is still race-centered,” said Welch, keynote speaker for this year’s banquet. “We can’t forget about recent issues with Ferguson, and also […]
You can be a part of this work to “do justice” (Micah 6:8) in our community. THANK YOU for helping ISAAC create support for policies that give opportunity to all people in Kalamazoo County and across Michigan! ISAAC is an interfaith organizing network of congregations & strategic partners working together to build a more just […]
Oshtemo, Texas & Pavilion township leaders urged to reconsider opting out on bus service – Guest Column by Jack Urban, Kalamazoo City Commissioner and longtime ISAAC leader After the Kalamazoo County Commission approved the boundaries of the new Central County Transit Authority, three townships (Oshtemo, Texas and Pavilion) have opted out one or more precincts […]
THANK YOU to everyone who has generously responded to our call to step up our work together to build a more just community. We have almost reached our goal of $15,000!
We need your help to urge them to reconsider their vote and schedule another vote for the purpose of OPTING IN. (Comstock Township, Kalamazoo Township, Parchment, and the cities of Kalamazoo and Portage all voted to totally “opt in.”) Please help fill the room at these township meetings in January. Speakers from ISAAC congregations and […]