QCI Welcomes New Members!
QCI is growing with four new members just this year! Welcome: All Saints Lutheran Church, Davenport, Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Quad Cities, Social Action Office of the Diocese of Davenport, and Second Baptist Church in Rock Island. We are excited to have you around the table, working together to strengthen your congregations, develop leaders and create a more just Quad Cities Interfaith.
One to One Training, Saturday, April 20th
This One to One training will be from 8:30 am until 2:30 pm at Broadway Presbyterian Church, 710 23rd St. Rock Island, IL. Sam Finkelstein of the Gamaliel Foundation will walk us through the most important tool we have in building relationships and our communities: the One to One.
A one to one visit is an intentional, face to face conversation for the purpose of building a relationship, gathering information and understanding what really matters to that person.
This training is to help develop relationships within our organization, our congregations and our community . Bring a team of leaders from your congregation to learn this essential tools and ways we can put this to use in building your congregation's ministries. This training is free but registration is required. Call 563.322.4910 to register or for more information. Light breakfast and lunch will be provided.
QCI Hosting Illinois Dept. of Transportation Secretary Anne Schneider for a Stakeholders meeting in April
Watch this Space! The Transportation Equity Task Force has organized a Transportation Jobs Stakeholders meeting with Illinois Secretary of Transportation Anne Schneider. This meeting will be held at Church of Peace in Rock Island, IL. QCI is bringing together elected officials, clergy, lay leaders, and concerned community members so we can get an update from Schneider on the progress of the rail project, share our work on jobs and job preparedness for our community. There are people who want jobs, and jobs coming, so how do we work together to fill in the gap and ensure more our our community get those jobs.
Community Members are welcome, however we require an RSVP. Please call QCI at 563-322-4910
"QCI Trivia Night Fundraiser"
On Saturday, March 2nd, 110 people attended the QCI Trivia Night. Thirteen teams joined in on some competitive fun to help us raise over $1,500! Tons of Raffle baskets were given away. We would like to thank the Bribiescos for running the game, our Chairman Joe who called the game, and everyone who donated basket prizes! Trivia Night would not have been a success without the help from QC community members.