NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS INTERFAITH ORGANIZATIONS
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Fullerton Interfaith Ministerial Association

The Fullerton Interfaith Ministerial Association, recognizing that all human beings are created in the image of God, fosters a climate of interfaith dialogue to respond to shared concerns, invites ways to nurture the spiritual growth of all faith communities and challenges the leaders of Fullerton/North Orange County to address social, ethical and environmental importance to our community.

www.interfaithalliance.org

The Interfaith Alliance is a national non-partisan advocacy voice of the interfaith movement that promotes democratic values, Defends religious liberty, Challenges hatred and religious bigotry and Reinvigorates informed civic participation.

http://www.cpwr.org/who/who.htm
The Council for a Parliament of the World's Religions strives to cultivate harmony among the world's religious and spiritual communities and foster their engagement with the world and its other guiding institutions in order to achieve a peaceful, just, and sustainable world.

http://www.nain.org
National American Interfaith Network programs seek to build communication and mutual understanding among interfaith organizations and diverse religious groups throughout North America.

http://www.peacecouncil.org/
International Committee for the Peace Council strives to demonstrate that peace is possible, and that effective inter-religious collaboration to make peace also is possible.

www.scinterfaith.org

The South Coast Interfaith Council promotes mutual understanding, respect, appreciation and cooperation among people of faith in the Greater South Bay-Harbor-Long Beach-West Orange County area through extending hospitality, offering educational opportunities, providing moral leadership, sharing in service and working for justice.

http://origin.org/ucs/home.cfm
United Communities of Spirit is a global interfaith network, linking people of diverse faiths and beliefs who want to work with others to build a better world.

http://www.uri.org
The United Religions Initiative is to promote enduring, daily interfaith cooperation and compassionate action, to end religiously motivated violence and to create cultures of peace, justice and healing for the Earth and all living beings.

http://www.rfpusa.org
Religions for Peace operates on the conviction that multi-religious cooperation and common action can be powerful instruments in the quest for constructive social development, justice, reconciliation, and peace.

http://www.worldfaiths.org

The World Congress of Faiths believes that understanding between people of different religions is important for good community relations, for moral and spiritual renewal and for world peace.

 

NATIONAL VOLUNTEER ORGANIZATION



www.corazon.org
Corazón utilizes a turnkey construction system for a 12’ x 20’ house with a wood floor and foundation. Using this system, a volunteer sponsor group on a one-day contribution event can build a complete home for a family.

www.habitat.org
Habitat for Humanity is founded on the conviction that every man, woman and child should have a simple, decent, affordable place to live in dignity and safety regardless of race or religion and welcomes volunteers and supporters from all backgrounds.

www.volunteercenter.org
Volunteer Center Orange County facilitates people to become personally involved in making our community a good and welcoming place to live, work, and raise a family and has developed ways for people to best use their valuable time and talents to help others.

www.infolinkoc.org
Infolink Orange County provides a comprehensive information and referral system that links Orange County residents to community health and human services and support.

http://www.americorps.org/for_organizations/faith/index.asp
AmeriCorps is a network of local, state, and national service programs that connects Americans each year in intensive service to meet our country’s critical needs in education, public safety, health, and the environment.

http://ssa.ocgov.com/Volunteer_Services/Volunteer_Opportunities.asp
The Social Services Agency is dedicated to deliver quality social services that are accessible and responsive to the community, and encourages personal responsibility, strengthen individuals, preserve families, protect vulnerable adults and children, and recognize cultural diversity.

http://www.rebuildingtogether.org/main-pages.php?page_id=main/help_now/volunteer.php

Rebuilding Together’s mission is to preserve and revitalize houses and communities, assuring that low-income homeowners, from the elderly and disabled to families with children, live in warmth, safety, and independence. In partnership with communities, our goal is to make a sustainable impact.

www.volunteermatch.org
An organization that matches volunteers with projects using zip codes.
 
http://www.networkforgood.org/
This is a national volunteer networking website, allowing you to choose the type and location of your volunteer efforts for only reputable organizations.
 
http://www.islamic-relief.com/
Worldwide relief organization.

 

COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS
 


http://cahro.org/index.html
California Association of Human Relations Organizations promotes full acceptance of all person by conducting activities designed to protect basic human and civil rights, and by creating a climate of respect and inclusion through networks of collaborations that reduces community tension and builds inter-group relationship

www.ochumanrelations.org
OC Human Relations builds safe and inclusive communities by developing young leaders, facilitating dialogue among diverse communities, mediating conflict and creating school communities where all kids feel valued and included.

www.calhum.org
The California Council for the Humanities strives to foster understanding between people and encourage their engagement in community life through the public use of the humanities.

http://www.forusa.org
Fellowship of Reconciliation Educates, trains, builds coalitions, and engages in nonviolent and compassionate actions locally, nationally, and globally.

http://www.pluralism.org/about/index.php
The Pluralism Project strives to help Americans engage with the realities of religious diversity through research, outreach, and the active dissemination of resources

http://ssa.ocgov.com
The Orange County Social Services Agency delivers quality social services that are accessible and responsive to the community, encourage personal responsibility, strengthen individuals, preserve families, protect vulnerable adults and children, and recognize cultural diversity.

 

REFERENCE LINKS



www.ashena.com
Payam Ashena Independent non-partisan Persian Community Newspaper for Southern California

http://virtualreligion.net/vri/index.html
Virtual Religion Index analyzes & highlights important content of religion-related websites to speed research.

http://www.scinterfaith.org/religious_diretory.htm#National%20Offices
Links to national offices of many religious organizations.

http://www.scinterfaith.org/religious_diretory.htm#National%20Organizations
Links to many National Interfaith groups and more

http://www.interfaithcalendar.org/
This website lists religious holidays for the different religions.

 

MISCELLANEOUS LINKS



www.cair-net.org
The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) advocates civil liberties, justice and mutual understanding of Islam and Muslims and all individuals in America through dialogue, community relations and education

http://www.ncccusa.org/interfaith/resources.html

http://www.scinterfaith.org/religious_diretory.htm