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Third Thursday Lunch Resumes: Collective Courage

Our monthly Third Thursday Lunch series has resumed with Virtual Lunches via Zoom! JOIN US! Next Event – Thursday, February 18 at 12PM Join us for Third Thursday Luncheon’s Black History Month program featuring U of L professor and Louisville Association for Community Economics (LACE) board member Dr. Lisa Markowitz, LACE Board Chair Cassia Herron, … Continue reading Third Thursday Lunch Resumes: Collective Courage

IN MEMORIAM – Jean Edwards

Like a weaver you have rolled up my life. You cut it off like a finished piece of cloth. Isaiah 38:12 O B I T U A R Y Jean Branch Maney Edwards, 98, a native of Nashville, Tennessee and a long-distance runner for peace, justice, and the integrity of creation, died peacefully of natural … Continue reading IN MEMORIAM – Jean Edwards

Jean Edwards 1921-2020

Dear FOR members and friends, Beloved Jean Edwards left this world this week. Next week on November 13 she would have celebrated her 99th birthday. We do not have any information at this time about funeral or memorial arrangements.  I know all of you will join me in remembering, honoring, and holding her life and … Continue reading Jean Edwards 1921-2020

Third Thursdays

Our Monthly Third Thursday Lunches HAVE RESUMED! Join us monthly via Zoom. 

NEXT EVENT February 18 – Collective Courage

We invite you to view articles and videos from our previous events.

Previous Lunches

January 21, 2021 – “Police, Power, and Privilege” with Sadiqa Reynolds (watch VIDEO)

January 16, 2020 – “More Than Just a Bed: Addressing the Needs of Louisville’s Homeless” with Nina Moseley, CEO of Wayside Christian Mission (watch VIDEO)

November 2019 –  “Kentucky’s Renewable Energy Future” with David Brown Kinloch

September 19, 2019 – “Fork University” with Doug Lowry (watch VIDEO)

August 2019 – “Stories from the Border” with Cory Lockhart
June/July 2019 – “Stories from the Border” with Tricia Lloyd-Sidle
(watch VIDEO)

February 21, 2019 – “ASALH: Migration from Our Ignorance to the Truth” with Barbara Spencer Dunn (watch VIDEO)

October 2018 – “The Bail Project” with Shameka Parrish-Wright (watch VIDEO)

January 2018 – “Racial and Socio-Economic Equity Issues in Jefferson County Public Schools” with Chris Harmer (view NOTES from presentation)