Wednesday at 6:00 pm
All Souls Forum
The All Souls Unitarian Universalist Forum, Kansas City’s longest ongoing conversation, has offered a platform for the discussion of significant issues since 1943. Guest speakers typically focus on issues of political, social justice, moral, educational and artistic significance. Each presentation is followed by questions and discussion.
“PTSD: Navigating Life after Combat” with Tiffany Prowant April 29, 2015 | 6:00 pm
Tiffany Prowant, Caregiver Fellow at the Elizabeth Dole Foundation, has been a full-time caregiver for her husband, Jeff, since his return home from Iraq in 2010. For the past four years, she has volunteered numerous hours each week as an advocate for veterans and their caregivers. She engages the public through writing, social media, and public speaking to raise awareness about the transition issues for combat veterans.
“Lifting Up Community Voices” with Ira Harritt May 6, 2015 | 6:00 pm
We can overturn the austerity myth. The American Friends Service Committee’s Move the Money Listening Project heard from 46 community leaders discussing community needs, budgeting and tax cutting, military spending and better priorities for our community. Ira Harritt will highlight the project’s finds and discuss ways we can shift the debate from austerity to investing in our future.