Onleilove Alston

Onleilove Alston (M.Div and M.SW) was born and raised in East New York. Having experienced poverty, foster care, and homelessness first hand, she has developed a compassion for people fueled by her passion for justice, and knows that the gospel is truly “good news to the poor.” Currently, she is a Faith Community Organizer at Faith in New York and a member of The Poverty Initiative at Union Theological Seminary which is building a movement to end poverty led by the poor.