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
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.