Events, Testimony, Hearings, Council Member Meetings

Testimonies – FY 2016 Proposed Budget

Committee on Housing and Community Development.  Monday, April 20, 2015, 10 AM, Wilson Building, Room 500.  Testimonies.

Committee on Health and Human Services.  Friday, April 24, 2015, 10 AM.  Wislon Building, Room 500. Testimonies.

Council Visits – The DC Council has 13 members – a chairman, 4 at large members, and 1 member for each of 8 Wards (2 are vacant).

Good Faith has visited 7 of the 13 Council members since the first of the year about Good Faith’s priorities – affordable housing, shelter capacity and DC General, year-round right to shelter, outcome measures and transparency, day center for single adults, developers contributions to affordable housing (Inclusionary Zoning) and extension of TANF benefits.

Like to join a team visiting a Council member?  Contact:  Ron Castaldi,

  • Spend 10 worthwhile minutes with the Biblical Roots of Justice as 4 clergy reflect on our call as faith communities to work for justice for our neighbors in need.  Watch the Video of the October 12th event (11 minutes).
  • Read the Covenant.  42 DC congregations and 5 faith organizations have signed the Covenant.  Encourage your congregation to become a participant in the covenant community!

  For more information:  John Hisle,, 301-325-8437.