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- Community Engagement
Afghan Immigrant Resettlement Sponsorship (Online)
- Friday, August 27
- 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
- Program Leader: Ed Shapiro
Learn the latest information on how we will be welcoming new immigrants to the US and the issues in resettling Afghanis. What are the requirements for sponsoring a family?
The program will be presented by Ed Shapiro, one of our Immigrant Justice leaders who has been working tirelessly with his contacts in the US State Dept. and elsewhere. With Ed, we hope to have Rachie Lewis from JCRC. We also will have Andy Freedman who is a co-founder of Miles4Migrants, an organization which collects donated air miles and purchases flights for immigrants to get to the US and/or relocate within the US.
Link coming soon!
Registration: This event will take place through a video conference call. Pre-registration is required. Please click the registration button above to pre-register. Once you have registered, your unique access link will be emailed to you.
Members of the Immigration Justice Initiative are passionate about immigration and seek to affect change both locally and nationally around this issue. Called by our tradition, which commands us to help the stranger, we refuse to stand idly by as we hear and see the plight of the stranger in our midst.