tyree byndom http://kbia.org en A non-traditional election concluded in a traditional way http://kbia.org/post/non-traditional-election-concluded-traditional-way <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">COLUMBIA—</span>Tyree<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Byndom<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, the first American </span>Bah’i<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> to run for political office wrapped up election night in a surprising way. </span>Byndom<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> was joined by many friends and family at The Heidelberg awaiting election results.</span></p><p>Byndom is an untraditional candidate because he says through his faith he seeks to avoid contention and that prevented him from participating in many candidacy events.</p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 04:26:01 +0000 Raven Brown 51007 at http://kbia.org A non-traditional election concluded in a traditional way Byndom making Baha’i history with City Council run http://kbia.org/post/byndom-making-baha-i-history-city-council-run <p><em>This story was originally published on <a href="http://carlkenney.columbiafavs.com/2014/01/28/byndom-making-bahai-history-city-council-run/">Columbia Faith &amp; Values </a>(ColumbiaFAVS.com).</em></p> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 21:37:11 +0000 Carl Kenney | Columbia Faith & Values 48002 at http://kbia.org Byndom making Baha’i history with City Council run Douglass Park Organizes Neighborhood Association http://kbia.org/post/douglass-park-organizes-neighborhood-association <p>Residents in Columbia&rsquo;s Douglass Park neighborhood are coming together to create a neighborhood organization to better serve the needs of their community.</p><p> Wed, 09 Nov 2011 21:59:01 +0000 Ryan Schmidt 3315 at http://kbia.org