Nominations for Bishop Talbert Award due April 30

March 20, 2008

The Conference Commission on Religion and Race invites nominations for this year’s Bishop Melvin Talbert Award for Racial Justice. This annual award is given to a person within the California-Nevada Annual Conference who best exemplifies a proactive stance in addressing and working toward dismantling racism in the church and society.


Individuals and churches are invited to submit a one page letter in support of their nominees. 


Please send nominations, through regular mail or email, to:


Dr. Jeffrey Kuan

Chair, CORR

Pacific School of Religion

1798 Scenic Avenue

Berkeley, CA 94709




The deadline is April 30, 2008.