#DCFaith Twitter Chat, Thurs Feb 7th!

Join the DC Faith Leaders Summit Twitter Chat (#DCFAITH) next Thursday, Feb 7th at 3:00pm.

The #DCFaith Twitter Chat will be a pre-conference chat to get the interfaith community on twitter engaged around challenges and successes of interfaith dialogue, interfaith organizing and engaging youth/young adults.

This chat will be a run up to our first-ever DC Young Adult Faith Leaders Summit on Saturday Feb 9th.  The Summit will bring together around 100 young adults (18-35) from diverse faith groups in the DC area to dialogue about their faith traditions, share successes and challenges from their experience mobilizing young people for service, and build relationships within a strong network of supportive allies across communities. DC Mayor Vincent Gray will address the event, along with a keynote speaker from the White House Office of Faith-based & Neighborhood Partnerships.  The multimedia project Faith in Action DC, in collaboration with The Interfaith Conference of Metropolitan Washington, are the main organizers of the summit.

Joining the conversation is easy. Just log-in to Twitter at 3pm EST USA on Thursday, Feb 7th, then:

  • Use the #DCFaith hashtag to make your comments visible in the stream. During #DCFaith , use search.twitter.com or an application like Tweetdeck (http://www.tweetdeck.com), Hootsuite (http://hootsuite.com/) or thwirl (http://www.thwirl.com) to follow the hashtags and keep up with the conversation.
  • Introduce yourself and take a minute to get to know the other participants when you join in on Twitter.
  • Send your questions to chat moderator @IntrFthYouthAct to have them considered for the conversation.
  • We’ll ask 10 questions based on the topic of that week! When responding to questions start your tweet with A (for answer) and the number of the question, so people can follow along. Example: “A1: A good way to connect #youth in #interfaith initiatives is through community service projects. #DCFaith”

Host for the chat: 

FaithinActionDC

Our current co-hosts include:

Tio

BeingBoth

intrfthyouthact

intrfthalliance

youthleadd

To co-host the chat, please email Sana Saeed, ssaeed01@gmail.com or ssaeed@interfaithalliance.org.

Remember to continue to follow #DCFaith on Saturday Feb 9th between 10am-6pm for live tweeting during the DC Young Adult Faith Leaders Summit held in Washington DC!

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