Compassionate Community Forum 2018
Poor People's Campaign Teach-In:
A National Call for Moral Revival

Tuesday, October 23, 7:00 - 8:30 PM

Monroe Street United Methodist Church 3613 Monroe St, Toledo, OH 43606

Greater Toledo Compassionate Community, an Initiative of the MultiFaith Council, will hold a Poor People’s Campaign Teach-in. Local organizer Melissa Jeter and others will present the issues. Together we will explore ways that we can learn about and participate in the important issue of poverty.

We will use music, visuals, partner displays, storytelling, crafting, and speakers to share the issues of poverty in our state and country. Facebook Event

16th Annual MultiFaith Banquet: Countering Hate with Compassion

The Islamic Center of Greater Toledo, 25877 Scheider Road Perrysburg, Ohio 43551

Sunday, April 23, 2016, 3 – 7 PM

2nd Annual
Compassionate Community Forum
Homelessness Forum

Nov 03, 2016 , 1-4 PM, United Way, Rooms A&B, Obstacles and Solutions; RSVP David 567-343-9186 or; refreshments

At last year's forum we were charged with consulting the homeless regarding obstacles and solutions to the issues they face.  We will present what they said and invite discussion about compassionate solutions.

October 7, 2015 1-5 PM Compassionate Housing Forum at United Way

Co-sponsored by the MultiFaith Council of NW Ohio / Greater Toledo Compassionate Community,
United Way of Greater Toledo, ProMedica, Toledo Lucas County Homelessness Board
Toledo Area Alliance to End Homelessness [TAAEH], Trinity Episcopal Church, 1Matters
St. Paul’s Community Center, John Pettigrew, Tony Gallagher

Housing Forum Brainstorming Ideas Here

14th Annual MultiFaith Banquet: Family of Faiths: Sunday April 26, 2015 Photos here

Peace Day / MultiFaith Harvest Festival 2014

Sun, Sept. 21, 3- 6 PM, Prayers at the Peace Pole. Displays, music & Potluck harvest themed food. More Photos.

MultiFaith Council Family Picnic August 17, 2014, 3-7 PM. 
New Harvest Covenant Church, 3540 Seaman Rd, Oregon, OH

Potluck.  Kosher hotdogs and veggie burgers, corn, beverages and tableware provided.  All welcome.

September 11 - 21 Compassion Games - see Games tab for details of how to play.
Concludes with Peace Day Celebration and Harvest Festival, Sunday, September 21 at Park Church, 1456 Harvard Blvd / Toledo, OH 43614 with picnic at Walbridge Park, weather permitting.  All welcome.

MultiFaith Council Family Picnic Jun 30, 2013 Photos

12th Annual MultiFaith Banquet Photos here and here

Compassionate Community Reception at Toledo Club 18 June 2012, 5:30-7 PM

11th Annual MultiFaith Banquet / Erase the Hate Youth Festival Franciscan Center of Lourdes University on Sunday, Mar 11, 2012,  "Engaging the Positive Power of Youth" Honoring First Inductees to the Heroes of Compassion Gallery  Photos Here.

Premier Toledo Screening of Globalized Soul with Filmmakers Cynthia Lukas and Kell Kearns, Friday 11/11/11 at 6:30 PM, at First Unitarian Church 3205 Glendale Ave, Toledo, OH

See event details in our Flyer.

Launch Event: 10th Annual MultiFaith Banquet

Sunday March 27, 2011, 3:00 to 7:00 PM,
Celebrating 10 years of MultiFaith Friendships

Banquet Table Discussion Summary

Banquet Photos by Bruce Modarai

Erase the Hate Community Leader's Luncheon

Thursday, September 15, 2011, 11:00 - 1:00 PM - Reservations required.  Please see Flyer.

Panelists - Rabbi Michael Ungar, Ms. Juanita Greene, and Mrs. Judy Trautman will discuss early beginnings of Erase the Hate in Toledo, its transition to a community coalition, and its current projects with a Youth Council and partnership to designate Greater Toledo as an official Compassionate Community.