Friday, November 16, 2012 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
The Rev. William J. Young Social Justice Institute & Office of Catholic Outreach invite you to Annual Rev. William J. Young Social Justice Lecture at 9 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 16. This year's lecture is presented by Fr. Martino Nguyen Ba-Thong. His topic is “Out of Slavery into the Promised Land” – The Truth about Human Trafficking.
Fr. Martino Nguyen Ba-Thong will speak about his work with One Body Village on Human Trafficking in Southeast Asia and the United States. Event will feature workshops with anti-trafficking organizations from the community and campus. Father Martino will also have an evening mass in Vietnamese.
The event itinerary is:
9:00 a.m. Mass with Father Martino
9:45 a.m. Opening remarks with Father Dat
10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Human Trafficking with Fr. Martino
11:15 – 12:00 p.m. Workshops with Catholic Charities,
Houston Rescue and Restore & SWAT
12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:15 – 2:30 p.m. Breakouts on Advocacy: Engaging
Federal, State, County and Local
Governments by SWAT – Direct Services
by Catholic Charities - Outreach & Awareness by HRR
Bilingual presentation for young adults of the Vietnamese community and parents.
7:30 – 8:00 p.m. Appetizers & Meet & Greet
8:00 – 9:00 p.m. Fr. Martino
9:00 – 9:30 p.m. Q & A – tables with information on
Location Scanlan Room, Jerabeck Center
Address 4000 Mt. Vernon
Sponsored By Rev. William J. Young Social Justice Institute