Profile: Rev. Dr. Heber M Brown

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Profile: Rev. Dr. Heber M Brown
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Rev. Dr. Heber M. Brown is a Baptist pastor in Baltimore, Maryland. Brown is committed to social development and has been instrumental in the creation of several programs in the Baltimore area. These include Orita’s Cross Freedom School, of which he is the founding director, and the Black Church Food Security Network. The latter works to support the accessibility of food by linking historically African American congregations with urban growers and Black farmers. Brown has received a number of awards recognizing his work, including the Ella Baker Freedom Fighter Award and the Food Justice Award from the Baltimore City Office of Civil Rights.
Pleasant Hope
Oritas Cross Freedom School
Black Church Food Security Network
Denomination
Christian
Sub-Tradition
Mainline Protestant
SubSub-Tradition
Baptist
Resources For Action
Advocacy
Success Stories
Issues
Food, Farms, Gardens

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Engaged Organizations: Black Church Food Security Network Organization
Engaged Organizations: Orita's Cross Freedom School Organization