Soulforce Board Members Presenting on Global LGBTQ Issues this Weekend in Philadelphia

This weekend, Soulforce Board members Kevin Trimell Jones and Ellen Chademana join Christiaan Morrsink, Executive Director of the United Nations Association of Greater Philadelphia, for an event that looks at LGBTQ issues in a global context. “Sex, Love, and Violence: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in a Globalized World,” will be held Sunday, October 20th, at the Unitarian Society of Germantown, in Philadelphia.

 

[Soulforce Board Members Kevin Trimell Jones and Ellen Chademana]

Jones has worked in the United States and Gaborone, Botswana on projects to end the spread of HIV/AIDS and to raise awareness about LGBTQ issues. Ellen Chademana was imprisoned and tortured in Zimbabwe for LGBTQ activism before being granted asylum in the US in 2012.

The event will take place at the Unitarian Society of Germantown, 6511 Lincoln Drive, Philadelphia, PA. Church service at 11:15am and discussion from 12:30pm-1:30pm. It is free and open to the public.

For more information, or to RSVP, see the Unitarian Society of Germantown Web site.