128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Black Churches and the Civil Rights Movement: A Legacy of Activism at the Brooklyn Historical Society
Thursday, September 18, 6:30 pm
Jennifer Jones Austin, CEO of the Federation of Protestant Welfare Organizations and co-chair of Mayor de Blasio’s transition team, moderates a lively conversation inspired by the experiences of her father, Rev. William A. Jones, who used his pulpit at Bed-Stuy’s Bethany Baptist Church to lead the charge for social change.