A Biblical Framework for Paid Family Leave
NOTE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED.
CPJ Resident Fellow Rachel Anderson will speak at Faith and Law's
Friday Forum about the biblical framework that exists for paid family leave.
Friday, March 13, 2020 at 12 pm ET
2359 Rayburn House Office Building
45 Independence Avenue SW
Washington D.C. 20515
Rachel Anderson is a Resident Fellow with the Center for Public Justice, leading the Families Valued project. Her work focuses on work and family policy and faith-based civic engagement.
Previously, Rachel was the Director of Faith Affairs at the Center for Responsible Lending (CRL), a non-profit organization dedicated to creating and protecting opportunity by ending predatory lending. She developed CRL’s Faith & Credit program, fostering and supporting faith-based advocacy efforts in over 20 states and forming a diverse coalition of religious
institutions representing 92 million Americans.
Before joining the Center for Responsible Lending, Rachel was the founding Executive Director of the Boston Faith & Justice Network, an innovative social justice organization that bridges liberal and conservative theological divides. Rachel has been an organizing trainer for World Vision, International Justice Mission, and Episcopalians for Global Reconciliation and served as a Teaching Fellow at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. She is a graduate of Harvard Law and Divinity Schools.