2023 BCNY Forum
The Buddhist Forum is held once a year for Buddhist leaders in New York area to meet and discuss issues related to us.
The theme of this year’s forum is Beyond the Temples: Buddhism in New York City and we will focus on how we apply buddhadharma to respond with compassion to the challenges of our community and our city.
Dr. Sarah Sayeed, Chair and Executive Director, NYC Civic Engagement Commission
Ms. Angelica Perez, Faith Liaison at the Office of Faith & Community Partnerships, CAU
Rev. Qalvy Grainzvolt, Buddhist Police Chaplain, MTA Police/ NYC Transit & Westchester County, NY
Mr. Chad Doshin DeChant, Sanghas Supporting Refugees program
Mr. Lifeng (Jampa) Wang, Coordinator of Chaplain Education, New York-Presbyterian Queens