College Students of Different Faiths Come Together to Make a Difference
Posted On June 17, 2011
Students of all faiths and traditions are taking action together to change the world. Students from coast to coast have come together across faiths and traditions to make the world Better Together. Over 70 campuses have registered so far, working on issues ranging from homelessness to food deserts. Get trained at a summer Leadership Institute. The Interfaith Youth Core is one expression of the wishes of Pope Benedict for good people of different faiths to come together in service to humanity. The big idea for IFYC came to our leading founder Eboo Patel in 1998 when he was at an interfaith conference at Stanford University. He and a small group of his peers realized they were the only young people at the conference, and they started asking each other two questions.
WHAT DO YOU THINK OF YOUNG PEOPLE FROM DIFFERENT FAITHS COME TOGETHER IN SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY AND WORLD BASED ON COMMON FAITH VALUES? GIVE A SHOUT OUT IN OUR COMMENTS SECTION.