Humanitarian Crisis on the Border

Humanitarian Crisis on the Border

Location

Westside Community Center
2932 S IH Frontage Road
New Braunfels Texas 78130
Texas US
Monday, November 11, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

How have recent policy changes impacted the humanitarian crisis at the border and what can we do in our community to address this crisis?  Community Organizer  Adriana Quiroga from the Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services (RAICES) discusses these topics at this public forum.  Also Gilberto "Chili" Ornelas, a volunteer with the Interfaith Welcome Commission, will share his personal account of his visit to the Mexican border camps.

 

Contact Information
Gloria Suarez Sasser
gloriassasser [at] gmail.com
Issues referenced by this event: 
Immigration policies should promote reunification of immediate families; meet economic, business and employment needs; and be responsive to those facing political persecution or humanitarian crises.