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Sep 6, 2017
Application Deadlines: Cleveland, OH: Friday, September 29, 2017 (Application date has passed - no longer accepting applications.) Akron, OH: Friday, November 3, 2017 Dayton, OH: Friday, October 20, 2017 Workshops in Ohio: Cleveland (Case Western Reserve... READ MORE

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Dec 7, 2017 Ostrovitz

Top 5 Social Norms that Fuel Our Organization's Culture and Mission

Behind the scenes of Essential Partners is a group of people on staff that not only work incredibly hard to deliver this meaningful work, but who truly enjoy spending time with each other in and out of the office.

Dave Joseph, MSW | Field Manual

This "hybrid model" of dialogue offers a faith-based approach to peacebuilding with Christians and Muslims.

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