One Day Immigrant Justice Conference Columbus OH Feb 18th- UCC President Speaks

February 18, 2013

OUR FAITH CALLS US TO BE PART OF THE MOVEMENT FOR IMMIGRANT JUSTICE

FLIER AT THIS LINK

UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST PRESIDENT REV. GEOFFREY BLACK

INCLUDING SPEAKERS: LOCAL OHIO SENATORS/LAWYERS/ ORGANIZERS

WORKSHOPS WITH NATIONAL DC STAFF

9:30 AM-3 PM at Methodist Theological School, Delaware OH

Where: Methodist Theological School

3081 Columbus Pike, Delaware, OH
Cost:   $25/person-includes lunch/ scholarships available upon request
Register by February 14th http://www.ohiomeadville.org/omdevents/548-immigration2013
For more info:  Rev. Joan Van Becelaere joanvanb@aol.com, 303-641-5896     Like Ohio Interfaith Immigration  Coalition on FB

THEMES OF CONFERENCE INCLUDE:

  • Theological Perspective on how to work towards immigrant justice
  • How can do we advocate in Ohio for Compassionate Immigration Reform
  • Ohio state DREAM Act and possibilities of passing a state equity tuition law
  • How is the Immigration Customs Enforcement mass deportation program “Secure Communities” impacting Ohio?
  • Time to Strategize and Plan for Action
  • For Entire Schedule go to Link

Sponsored by: Central Ohio Immigrant Justice, Church World Service, Catholic Latino Ministry, Cleveland Faith Immigration, Community Organizing Center (Columbus), Community Refugee Immigrations Services, Methodist Theological School in Ohio, Ohio Action Circle, Ohio Council of Churches, Unitarian Universalist Association –Ohio Meadville District,

DREAM Activists Ohio, Ohio Action Circle Episcopal Church, Southern Ohio Diocese and Columbus Metropolitan Area

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