2017 Seminarian Grants Awarded

Seminarian Grant AwardsA Good and Joyful Thing: Meaningful Eucharistic Liturgies for Children and Families; Berkeley Divinity School at Yale; $1,210; Emily J. Garcia, Diocese of Massachusetts • The Episcopal Church Resource Center on Second Life; Berkeley Divinity School at Yale; $2,500; Cheryl McFaddin, Diocese of East Carolina • Journey Together at the Abundant Table Farm (JT@theAT); Episcopal Divinity School; $2,500; Lisa Devine, Diocese of Los Angeles • Shared Struggles; Collective Liberation: A Holy Land Pilgrimage; The School of Theology at the University of the South; $1,997.97; Kevin-Antonio Smallwood, Diocese of Western Massachusetts • Equipping Episcopal Seminarians to Nourish Children Spiritually through Godly Play; Seminary of the Southwest; $2,400; Reagan Gonzalez, Diocese of Montana • Capturing the Beauty Way, Hozho; Virginia Theological Seminary; $2,500; Leon Sampson, Navajoland Area Mission • If You Really Knew Me: A Series of Conversations Tilted Towards Reconciliation; Virginia Theological Seminary; $2,500; Kathleen Walker, Diocese of Southeast Florida Young Adult Grant AwardsEvangelism Intern to the University of Arkansas; Samantha Haycock, Diocese of Arkansas, $2,500 • Cheii’s Web Development; Ryan Sam, Navajoland Area Mission; $2,330.07 • The Episcopal Church Stands with Standing Rock; Patrick Kelly, Diocese of North Dakota , $2,500 • Young Adult Leadership Development – Union of Black Episcopalians; Darius Jenkins, Diocese of Southern Ohio; $2,500 More information Descriptions of the grants are located here. For more information contact the Rev. Heather Melton, Missioner for the United Thank Offering at hmelton@episcopalchurch.org.