News and Events from the DHS Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships (DHS Center) fosters partnerships between government and faith-based organizations (FBOs) to increase the nation’s resilience by creating trust and developing relationships.

Stay informed with our webinars and local stories below.

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Marcus Coleman

Marcus Coleman was sworn-in as the new Director of the DHS Center for Faith-Based Neighborhood Partnerships (DHS Partnerships Center) after his appointment by the Biden-Harris Administration.

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Blogs

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In Tennessee, an Outreach to Houses of Worship

The tornado struck so quickly that Reverend Judi Hoffman barely had time to dive into the bathtub to get to safety. The storm struck in the very early morning on March 3, causing extensive damage to the 113-year-old sanctuary, parsonage and church office building of the East End United Methodist Church (UMC) in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Past Events


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U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Blue Campaign and the DHS Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships are hosting a virtual panel to discuss the racial disparities related to human trafficking crimes, highlighting the impact on youth and vulnerable communities.

The FEMA Grant Programs Directorate, in partnership with the DHS Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships, and Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, invites houses of worship, faith-based, community, and nonprofit organizations to participate in  Nonprofit Security Grant Program webinars.

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This National Preparedness Month, the DHS Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships in partnership with FEMA’s Indiv


U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY
This webinar will highlight faith and community based approaches to ensure the safety of houses of worship in the US and in Europe.

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY SEAL
To commemorate the month, the DHS Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships is hosting a webinar to highlight federal, faith and community partnership engagement during the COVID-19 vaccine distribution.
Last updated October 25, 2021