Heber Brown

What does it look like to faithfully listen and respond to your community?

Meet Heber Brown, Senior Pastor of Pleasant Hope Baptist Church in Baltimore, Maryland, and a faith-driven innovator. Heber’s commitment to his community and social justice has sparked a movement in the Black church. This grassroots effort, the Black Church Food Security Network, strengthens and establishes economic ventures that supply and support every part of the food system through working with Black churches, conducting research, and building social cohesion.

I wanted to find a way to get more healthy food to the people I love and share life with ...