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2019 Retreat for Friends of Color

2017 Retreat for Friends of Color Retreat at Stony Point Center

FGC’s Ministry on Racism Program is sponsoring a Fall Gathering for Friends of Color and their immediate family members

Friday, November 8th to Sunday, November 10th, 2019

Maria Kaupas Center, 2740 West 68th Street, Chicago IL 60629 



This fall, FGC’s Ministry on Racism Program is sponsoring an opportunity for Friends of Color and their families to come together to build multigenerational community through:

  • Mutual support and sharing
  • Worship & Exploring our Faith
  • Sharing ways to heal ourselves in these turbulent times
  • Spend time tightening the bonds among us


Friday, November 8, 2019    
4:00PM        Registration    
6:00 PM       Dinner    
7:00 PM       Welcome, Introductions and Intergenerational Sharing activity    
Saturday, November 9, 2019    
8:00 AM       Breakfast    
10:00 AM     Visit National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture    
3:00 PM       Worship    
4:00 PM       Museum Debrief    
6:00 PM       Dinner    
7:00 PM       How Do We Support Each Other?    
Sunday, November 10, 2019    
8:00 AM       Breakfast    
9:00 AM       Closing Exercise together    
10:30 AM     Worship    
12:00 PM     Lunch    
1:00 PM       Departures    



$230 Adult Single

$180 Adult Double

$140 Adult Triple

$90 Commuter

$150 Youth Resident (ages 3-11)

$100 Youth Commuter (ages 3-11)






*Deadline extended! Registration forms will now be accepted until October 30th

There is a $50 cancellation fee. No refunds will be available after October 30th.

Register for the retreat online now!

For further information, contact:

Vanessa Julye

Youth & Ministry on Racism Programs Coordinator

215-561-1700, ext 3006

[email protected]

Register Now.