Or Hadash is honored to have Chad Dion Lassiter, Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Human Rights Commission, speak at our virtual Friday night services about “Recognizing the Racial Elephants in our Midst: Building a Bridge to a Better America.” Mr. Lassiter is nationally recognized in the fields of American race relations and violence prevention among African-American males. He has worked with resilient and vulnerable families, youth and communities as they experience normal developmental transitions in challenging environments. Mr. Lassiter has worked on race, peace and poverty-related issues in Africa, Canada, Haiti, Israel and Norway. Prior to accepting his post at PHRC, he was a lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania, where he was the 2008 recipient of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Involvement Award. To attend the event on zoom, register in advance at
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.