|•||Dr. Jon Singletary Recognized with VCU Making a Difference Alumni Award|
|•||Dr. Gaynor Yancey Receives Achievement Award|
|•||Crisis Intervention Team from Baylor Receives State Award for Volunteer Efforts in West|
|•||Gift from Leader in the Care of Aging Adults Establishes Endowed Chair in Baylor's School of Social Work|
|•||Special Fall Worship Service to Be Held in September|
|•||Baylor University to Hold Rethink Mission Conference in September|
|•||Waco Downtown Farmers Market Accepts SNAP Benefits|
|•||SSW Seeks to Fill Three Faculty Positions|
|•||Baylor, the SSW and Waco Create New Waco ISD Position to Aid Community|
|•||Baylor-hosted Hunger Summit Digs into Roots of Poverty|
|•||SSW names Kentuckian as Alumna of the Year|
|•||The Weight of the World: GML Cover Story in Baylor Magazine|
|•||Hogg Scholars Announced at Baylor's School of Social Work|
|•||Military Family Coping Project Receive Funding for Phase II of Research|
|•||GML Initiative moves ahead thanks to generous gift|
|•||THI kicks off No Kid Hungry statewide campaign|
|•||Baylor School of Social Work welcomes alumni from Carver School|
|•||Baylor grad uses art to capture hunger issues|
|•||Ministry Seeks to Share God's Love with Strangers Among Us|
|•||Social Work Alum Wins Spirit Award|
|•||"You Are What You Eat" Photo Exhibit at School Open House|
|•||A Conversation with Tanya Smith Brice|
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|•||Fridges Speak Volumes|
A free workshop luncheon for church office administrators titled "Domestic Violence 101: Resources for First Responders" will be held from 12 noon to 2 p.m., Nov. 20, at the Family Abuse Center in Waco. The event is being cosponsored by the Baylor Center for Family and Community Ministries and the Baylor Center for Ministry Effectiveness and Educational Leadership.
Becky Ellison, executive director of the Family Abuse Center and a Baylor MSW alumna, will present the workshop. "We believe this workshop will be a great opportunity to learn and get resources that you need to help those who come to the church hurting as a result of domestic violence," Ellison said. "We also would like to see pastors attend."
The two Baylor Centers offered a similar workshop in the fall on the topic of benevolence, with training and information about response to those who come to the church doors in need of food or services.
Please register by Monday, Nov. 17 by contacting Tammy Woods or at 254-710-3704. Directions to the Family Abuse Center will be given upon registration.