Gathering faith voices for a thriving Appalachia
WHAT IS THE STATE OF APPALACHIA CONFERENCE?
We are people from the Appalachia region rooted in our faith, with a commitment to the spiritual, economic, and ecological restoration of our home. The conference is a gathering place to problem-solve, and to build relationships.
Connect with others on the State of Appalachia 2018 Facebook event. The social media hashtag for the conference is #StateOfAppalachia
Tweets from the conference
Hear from some participants:
"I think the State of Appalachia conference is a critical opportunity for faith and social justice leaders to network on pivotal issues in our region. When I attended last year, I felt more hope for our region's future than I have for a long time!"
Rev. Robin Blakeman,
Presbyterian Church USA
West Virginia Interfaith Power & Light
"The State of Appalachia conference gathers together folks who speak truth to power regarding the the issues facing Appalachia today. They then seek solutions widely from the faith perspective so that this region is a better place to live, work and pray."
Bill Price, Field Manager,
Based in Charleston, WV