Wed, Jun 20, 2012 -- 10:00 AM
First Person: Cecil WilliamsDownload audio (MP3)
Nearly half a century ago, Rev. Cecil Williams took over as the minister of a small Methodist church in San Francisco's Tenderloin. He went on to transform Glide into a diverse institution committed to inclusiveness and devoted to serving the poor and marginalized. Today, with a budget of over $15 million, Glide provides free meals, health care and other services to thousands of people each day.
Host: Michael Krasny
- Rev. Cecil Williams, founder and minister of liberation at Glide
- About Glide : at Glide.org
Rev. Williams joins us as part of our First Person series on the leaders, innovators and other compelling characters who make the Bay Area unique.