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Faith Over Fear Trainings

Through our Faith Over Fear trainings, participants learn effective strategies to better advocate against a narrative of fear and divisiveness in our country. This training shares up-to-date research, tools, and effective strategies for the work of faith and community leaders who wish to counter anti-Muslim bias, discrimination, and violence in the United States.

Are you interested in bringing a Faith Over Fear training to your community? Let us know with a quick email to

For more information on hosting a Faith Over Fear training, please review this quick two-page document.

Upcoming Trainings:

Houston, Texas - August 29-30, 2019 - REGISTER HERE

Omaha, Nebraska - November, 2019

Louisville, Kentucky - November 10-11, 2019

Minnesota - November 15-16, 2019

Charleston, West Virginia - December 2, 2019

Hickory, North Carolina - February 17-18, 2020

Contact Us for more information!

Past Trainings:

Detroit, MI - April 2019

New York City, NY - March 2019

Chicago, IL - January 2019

Washington, DC - November 2018

Seattle, WA - January 2018 - Pilot Conference



In January, 2018, Shoulder to Shoulder partnered with the Muslim Association of Puget Sound- American Muslim Empowerment Network, Neighbors in Faith, CAIR Washington, along with numerous national organizations, experts, and practitioners for a flagship training in Redmond, Washington entitled, Faith Over Fear: Empowering Faith Leaders to Combat Islamophobia. Watch this 5 min video on the pilot training.

However small or large your gathering, if you are seeking help, support, or a thought-partner to design a convening that’s right for your community, we are here to help. Contact us for more information.