Events for February 2023

Protecting Places of Worship Week: webinars on September 20, 21

Protecting Places of Worship Week: webinars on September 20, 21 750 400 Episcopalians in Connection

As part of National Preparedness Month, the Department of Homeland Security Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships has coordinated the Protecting Places of Worship Week of Action between September 14 – 25. The week includes two webinars open to the public:

September 20 at 2 p.m. Eastern: Building Partnerships that Promote Safety and Security for Places of Worship and Community Spaces

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September 21 at 2 p.m. Eastern: Security Resources for Protecting Places of Worship

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In addition to attending these webinars, faith leaders are encouraged to take on the following calls to action:

Congregational Preparedness
Organizational Preparedness
Community Preparedness
  • Participate in a community preparedness event
  • Start/Join a local first responder – community partner roundtable
  • Collaborative sharing of Protecting Places of Worship programs, resources and tools on websites