Homelessness in the richest county in the history of the world is just one example of the ways in which our economic system does great injury to human beings and to the planet. Clearly this system needs to be adjusted to support people and to protect the Earth.
On a local level, many people are joining the effort to alleviate the suffering of those who find themselves unwanted and on the streets. Yet systemic change is also vital. In this service, opportunities for both social service and for advocacy for systemic change will be addressed.