Upcoming Events

 

 

 

 

OneJax Initiatives

 

 

 

Culture and Faith:

End-of-Life Decisions

Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Florida State College at Jacksonville
South Campus
Nathan H. Wilson Center for the Arts
11901 Beach Boulevard
Jacksonville, FL .2246
7 - 8:30 p.m.

This event is free and open to the entire community. Tickets are required for entry and will be available online mid-September. Please check back for more information.

 

 

“Human Rights Ordinance:

Does Jacksonville Need It?"

Thursday, October 30, 2014
University of North Florida
The Lazzara Performance Hall
1 UNF Drive
Building 45
7 - 8:30 p.m.

This event is free and open to the entire community. Tickets are required for entry and will be available online at the beginning of October. Please check back for more information.

 

 

Thanksgiving

Gratitude Service

Thursday, November 20, 2014
Saint John's Cathedral
256 East Church Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
6:00 p.m.

This event is free and open to the public. Please check back for more information.

 
 
 

Mission

As an interfaith organization, OneJax educates, advocates and builds community to promote respect and understanding that will overcome bias, bigotry and oppression.
 

Vision 

An inclusive community. 
 

Guiding Principles

Respect

We respect and value every person's dignity.  

 

Unity

We celebrate our common humanity and honor our differences.

 

Courage

We stand together and speak out against oppression. 

 

Creative Tension

We face disagreement and discord to elicit better ideas and outcomes.

 

Faith

Our commitment to a common vision is rooted in our individual and diverse faiths. 

 

Accountability

We hold ourselves and the community accountable for these principles.

 

Integrity

We live these principles every day.


 

 

 

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One Youth

Metrotown Institute

This four-day program for teenagers entering grades 10-12 promotes respect and understanding among young people. 

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Leaders of United Diversity (LOUD)  

Graduates of the Metrotown Institute are the best ambassadors for their newly enhanced understanding of the importance of diversity and inclusion among our young neighbors. This program challenges these teenagers to share what they have learned in their schools.

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Diversity Education for Youth   

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Project Breakthrough

Project Breakthrough: “Changing the Story of Race in Jacksonville” seeks to raise awareness about the implications of structural racism in diverse populations and introduce a common framework for understanding the causes of racial disparities. 

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Humanitarian Awards

Each year, OneJax hosts a Humanitarian Awards Dinner to honor outstanding humanitarians and raise funds to support our programs.

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Interfaith Thanksgiving Gratitude Service

Gratitude is the thread that unites all faiths. This annual service pays homage to the sacred texts, prayers, songs and traditions that exalt the quality of gratitude for our blessings.

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Interfaith and Community Forums

OneJax regularly organizes panel discussions and community forums, drawing insight and input from a broad range of religious, cultural and community leaders.

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Civil Discourse Series

OneJax hosts Civil Discourse events and moderated panel discussions on issues which challenge deeply held beliefs about controversial topics. 

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Advocacy

OneJax is proud to support political initiatives that aim to improve the welfare and quality of life of marginalized or minority groups. 

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