Mission: The Festival Center's vision is to empower and equip people to live authentically and to embody now what God calls the world to be ultimately. We work to carry out our vision by by empowering persons and faith organizations on the inward/outward journey of Christian discipleship; collaborating with other missions of compassion and justice; awakening the world to the crises of our time; evoking people’s calls and gifts, and enlisting them as servant leaders in transforming the world.
Geographic areas served: Washington DC Metro Area (primarily)
Programs: Servant Leadership School, Noon Day Prayer, Discipleship Year, and Festival Foods
I feel priviledged to be a part of the board these many years later and am excited about the way we are re-imagining the role of the center and the school in supporting new avenues for faith and justice in 2011.
The Festival Center gave me a great opportunity when I came to this country. I founded leadership which look for justice, peace and Human Rigths. I learned how is possible bring news hopes and news dreams to people who are suffering poverty and discrimination.
Today as a Board member I am blessed when I see lifes transformed, that are working for extend the justice, peace and hope to another people.