Bishop Kevin Dobbs of the Christ Redemption Tabernacle Church conducted the Men of Valor conference on July 15, 2017. It was held at the CRT Community Fellowship Banquet hall at 331 22nd Street in Niagara Falls, New York. The church is conducting a series of conference to have its congregants meet and have discussion with various people in the community who have had considerable success. At the first meeting, the guests were Alan James Roscetti, local attorney and candidate for Niagara Falls City Court Judge, County Legislator Owen Steed, Rev. Kevin Wing of the Isaiah 57 Project, Niagara Falls Police Officer Raul Parker, Willie Dunn of the Niagara Falls Housing Authority and Ron Cunningham, community activist and parent-student advocate, among others on the panel. Bishop Dobbs stated that the purpose of the conferences was to expose the church’s membership, especially the males, to positive aspects of the community.