Melvin Talbert Award for Racial Justice


    The Commission on Religion and Race would like to receive nominations for its annual Bishop Melvin Talbert Racial Justice Award.  The award has been presented annually to those in the California-Nevada Annual Conference who embody the spirit of Justice and inclusion for the Body of Christ among the Conference.  The nominee should have worked to include all persons, regardless of racial and ethnic background and sexual orientation.  Submit nominations to the Rev. Barbara Horikoshi-Firebaugh, Chairperson; c/o Faith United Methodist Church, 3600 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95816; or to  The deadline for receiving nominees is April 30th.