Did you know that the benefits of the Elderly, Disabled and Children’s Program (EAEDC) haven’t increased since 1988? The MA Coalition for the Homeless is gearing up for a campaign to increase monthly grants for program recipients from $303.70 to...
Kids4Peace Interfaith Camp
Kids4Peace is an interfaith peace education program that encourages children ages 11-12 of different cultures and faiths to explore the ways they are different and similar, to learn understanding, tolerance and respect as they foster friendships. The organization, whose Boston chapter was co-founded by First Church member Peggy Stevens. offers summer camps for Jewish, Christian and Muslim children to forge sustainable friendships.
Hear Peggy and Kids4Peace alumna and First Church member Nicole Haas-Loomis talk about the impact of Kids4Peace in this piece on WBUR's Radio Boston, which aired on Friday, August 23, 2013.