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Dominican Sisters of Blauvelt to host advance screenings of From The Ashes

Updated: Jun 27, 2018

Dominican Sisters of Blauvelt to host advance screenings of From The Ashes

The Dominican Sisters of Blauvelt will host two advance screenings of From The Ashes on Monday, June 12, 2017, at 5:30 PM and 7:30 PM at the Huston Room of St. Dominic Convent.

From The Ashes is a new documentary film directed by Michael Bonfiglio that was a Tribeca Film Festival 2017 Official Selection and explores the reality of coal's role in climate change while offering insight into solutions that could help revive the struggling economies of dying mining towns and still safeguard the environment.

Blauvelt Dominican Sister Joan Agro commented, "The Dominican Sisters of Blauvelt wanted to host this screening because of our commitment to social justice and our corporate stance on climate change. Raising awareness of the complexity of these issues is vital to the future of the earth." 

To RSVP, contact Sister Joan Agro via e-mail at jagro@opblauvelt.org or by phone at 845-359-0696.

The Dominican Sisters of Blauvelt is a religious congregation in Blauvelt, New York  committed to bringing hope to those who need it the most through programs and advocacy. For more information visit www.opblauvelt.org or contact Katie Beckmann at (845) 359-7327 or by e-mail at kbeckmann@opblauvelt.org.  

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