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Immigrant Children On Their Own: A Tale of America’s Divide 11:45am
May 19, 2019 @ 11:45 am - 1:30 pm
Please join the St. Mary of the Lake Peace & Justice Committee and the Temple Israel Social Action Committee for an important program featuring Maria Woltjen, Founder & Director of the Chicago-based Young Center for Immigrant Children’s Rights. Ms. Woltjen is a 2018 Chicagoan of the Year. She will speak on the Young Centers focus on changing practice, policy, and eventually the law to consider the best interests of immigrant children who have been separated from their parents.
11:45 am – continental breakfast
12:15 pm – Program begins, followed by a Q&A and discussion on how citizens can respond to this humanitarian crisis.
Free to attend; $5 suggested donation for breakfast.
Please RSVP by May 16 to 219-938-5232 or email@example.com.