"Facilitating inter religious, ecumenical and inter religious understanding and cooperation among the denominations, religious organizations and houses of workshop located in and serving Western New York. Working together for justice, peace and the common good in our region and in our world."


 Upcoming NRC events and programs
HELP REDUCE HUNGER IN WESTERN NEW YORK

HELP REDUCE HUNGER IN WESTERN NEW YORK
Donate food or volunteer at the NRC Food Pantry. Call 716-882-4793
Please support your local pantry and the Network of Religious Communities Pantry
Host a Food Stamp event at your congregation Call 716-882-7705
We servie Erie and Genesee Counties.

LIVING WAGE CERTIFICATION PROGRAM

LIVING WAGE CERTIFICATION PROGRAM
The Coalition for Economic Justice (CEJ) is working on an exciting project called the Living Wage Certification Program, which will promote employers who pay employees at least $12.85. The program will launch nationally on Martin Luther King Jr. Day (1/19) with eight other social justice organizations around the country.
Religious Organizations are encouraged to sign up. (Takes only 5 minutes)
For information and to sign up contact:
astabash@buffalo.edu or call 248-298-6409

Current Radio TV Programs
KALEIDOSCOPE BROADCASTS OVER TIME WARNER CABLE NETWORK 20

A program of and about the religious communities of WNY produced with the Video Institute of Canisius College. This program contains two (2) segments. In the first segment Brother Clifford Bell, founder of the Annual Martin Luther King Celebration in Buffalo Talks about Dr Martin Luther King Jr. and the history of the Annual Celebration of his life in Buffalo. In the second segment On the occasion of World Religion Day and the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity Dennis Smith of the Spiritual Assembly of Baha'is of Amherst and Rev Gabriel Scarfia, OFM, Professor of Systematic Theology at Christ the King Seminary in East Aurora, to talk with us about the meaning, possibilities and limitations of religious unity in our day. Host: Dr. Stan Bratton, CEO, Network of Religious Communities For information or to comment call 716-882-4793 or email nrc@religiousnet.net This program rebroadcasts 6:05 PM each Friday over Time Warner Cable 20 and 8:00 PM each Sunday over Time Warner Cable 6 in Olean, NY. After initial broadcast it will be available for watching on VIMEO.com For information or to comment call 716-882-4793 ext 201 or email nrc@religiousnet.net

CHALLENGE FOR THE 21ST CENTURY BROADCASTS OVER TIME WARNER 20

8:00 PM FRIDAY JANUARY 9, 2014 CHALLENGE FOR THE 21ST CENTURY BROADCASTS OVER TIME WARNER 20 A program about Spirituality and Healthcare A program about Spirituality and Healthcare Guest: Richard C. Cleland, President/COO and Interim CEO, Erie County Medical Center talks about his background and the current initiatives at Erie County Medical Center. Hosts: Dr Stan Bratton, Executive Director/ CEO, Network of Religious Communities and Rev. James Lewis III, Director Spiritual Care Erie County Medical Center For information or to comment call 716-882-4793 or email nrc@religiousnet.net This program rebroadcasts 8:05 PM each Friday over Time Warner 20 and 8:30 PM each Sunday over Time Warner 6 in Olean, NY. After initial broadcast it will be available for watching on VIMEO.Com.

CROSSROADS RADIO PROGRAM BROADCASTS

RADIO PROGRAM BROADCAST SUNDAY JANUARY18, 2015 CROSSROADS RADIO PROGRAM BROADCASTS 6:00 AM Sundays WBUF 92.9 FM AND WBLK 93.7 6:30 AM Sunday WJYE 96.1 FM 7:00 AM Sundays WYRK 106.5 FM A program about the spiritual journey and service of guests. 3rd Sunday Host: Dr. Stan Bratton, Executive Director/CEO, Network of Religious Communities Guests: Rabbi Alex Lazarus-Klein., President, Network of Religious Communities Topics: The Network of Religious Communities, Network of Religious Communities Annual Meeting January 29, 2015, and annual meeting speakers Rabbi Symons and Rev. John C. Welch who will talk about their work together for peace and justice in Pittsburgh, PA For information or to comment call 716-882-4793 or email nrc@religiousnet.net