Change The Trend welcomes Father Gregory Boyle from Home Boy Industries to Englewood, on Friday, August 9, 2019. Father Gregory will speak about Radical Kinship To Change the Trend.
World renowned author of "Tattoos on the Heart: The Power of Boundless Compassion" and "Barking to the Choir: The Power of Radical Kinship", founder Father Greg Boyle, S.J. of Homeboy Industries, is coming to Colorado to address our community friends and Change The Trend, a collaborative effort working to mobilize and equip Englewood, Littleton and Sheridan communities to constructively engage the issue of homelessness. Come and hear the stories of compassion, kinship and transformation.
Member organizations of Change The Trend will have booths in the gallery outside of the Auditorium before and after the event to allow visitors to ask quesitons and make new connections.
For more information about Change The Trend and our partner organizations visit our website at: https://changethetrend.org/mission/
The Event is free to the public. Please be sure to arrive early for the event!
Seating is limited to 800 guests with tickets when doors open at 6pm.
Change The Trend is raising money for 2 projects through this event to benefit people living on the streets:
Showers and Laundry facilities at Giving Heart Englewood: Your gift given today helps us take steps toward meeting the financial need! Amount to be raised is $75,000.
First Month's Rent Fund: The Change The Trend Resource Navigation program assists people experiencing homelessness in a pathway to a life off the streets. Many times it is a challenge to come up with the necessary first month's rent when ready to transition into housing. A Stronger Cord will receive and distribute this money as the need arises. Amount to be raised: $10,000.
You can give your secure gift today through this link:
Please designate all gifts "Evening with Father G" through the drop down box provided.
We look forward to welcoming you!
There is ADA accessible parking and entrance into the building. The auditorium includes room for wheelchairs.
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
Highschool age and older are welcome
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
We recommend using the Englewood Highschool parking lot off of Clarkson for this event.
You may park in any of the three parking lots at Englewood Highschool. There is no street parking around the high school. You may incurr parking tickets from Englewood PD if you choose to park on the street.
What can I bring into the event?
No food or drinks are allowed in the auditorium.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Questions about the event can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Please bring your printed ticket or have the ticket available on your smartphone as you received it via email.
Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?
Yes. Simply provide a printed ticket to your guest and they can present it at the door.
Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?
Names do not have to match the person who is attending