Onleilove Alston

Onleilove Alston

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Onleilove "Chika" Alston, M.Div., MSW is a native New Yorker who currently lives in Harlem. As the Executive Director of Faith in NY, the New York affiliate of the PICO Network she leads a multiracial and multi faith movement to Build the Beloved City through organizing for justice. For the PICO Network she also leads A Women's Theology of Liberation focused on equipping women who are organizing for justice through theological reflection and leadership development. A speaker and writer in 2014 she founded Prophetic Whirlwind: Uncovering the Black Biblical Destiny, where she develops workshops, congregational resources and social media on the Afro-Asiatic foundations of the Jewish and Christian faiths. A Beatitudes Society Fellow, she serves on the board of directors for Sojourners and is the Community Development Coordinator with Kulanu for the House of Israel a Ghanian Jewish community. She has 5 siblings and a large extended family and worships with Beth-El House of Yahweh in the South Bronx. You can find her on Twitter @Wholeness4All and on Instagram @PropheticWhirlwind. 

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