SHIFTING GROUND: IMMIGRATION. REFUGEES. DACA. WHY DO CHANGES IN POLICY MATTER TO US? WHAT CAN WE DO TO HELP?

November 7, 2017

An important program presented by The Synagogue Coalition on the Refugee and Immigration Crisis.

 

 

Thursday, November 9, 2017

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Ansche Chesed, 251 West 100th Street, New York

 

  • Learn how current policy impacts refugees and immigrants

  • Hear from a DACA recipient

  • Understand the Jewish imperative to welcome the stranger and protect the refugee

  • Write postcards and make phone calls to elected officials to advocate for policy changes and assist those in need

  • Meet representatives from key organizations and learn about volunteer and advocacy opportunities

 

  • Speakers include:

    • Rabbi Jeremy Kalmanofsky, Congregation Ansche Chesed

    • Carlos Menchaca, New York City Councilmember

    • Lourdes Rosado, Bureau Chief, Civil Rights Bureau, New York Attorney General Office

    • Melanie Nezer, HIAS Senior Vice President of Public Affairs

    • Eduardo Garcia, DACA recipient and intern with Northern Manhattan Coalition for Immigrant Rights

    • Ravi Ragbir, New Sanctuary Coalition

 

Click here to register. 

     

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