Top 5 Ways That Refugees and Faith Communities Can Rise Up on May 1st National Day of Action

Check out these resources below to see how refugees and faith communities can join the May 1st National Day of Action. Top 5 Ways That Refugee Communities Can Rise Up on May 1st National Day of Action Top 5 Ways That Faith Communities Can Rise Up on May 1st National Day of Action

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Grassroots Webinar 4/3/17

Thanks for joining this Interfaith Immigration Coalition Webinar on Prophetic Witness and Nonviolent Direct Action on Monday, April 3rd, 4-5:30 PM ET/ 1-2:30 PM PT.   As we continue to confront the harsh anti-immigrant policies of the Trump Administration this Interfaith Immigration Webinar focused on developing skills to plan nonviolent direct actions that can add […]

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Grassroots Webinar Monday 3/13/17

Recent Raids and Cuts to Refugees: Faith Community Response Recording and PowerPoint Slides We are in uncertain times as raids target immigrants in our communities and cuts to the refugee program leave vulnerable people at risk. The faith community has a moral responsibility to organize ourselves to respond in every way we can. Join the Interfaith […]

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Immigration Raids Response: For Faith Allies

Faith Statements & Letters Compiled statements from IIC Member Organizations Sign on Letter: Religious Organizations Oppose Enforcement Actions   Rapid Response Toolkit: *Inspired by Sanctuary in the Streets from New Sanctuary Movement Philadelphia. Find this toolkit & more at http://www.sanctuarynotdeportation.org Immigration Raids Are Happening Under the Trump Administration As the faith community, we must continue […]

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TAKE ACTION TODAY: Tell Your Local, State, and National Leaders to Welcome Refugees

Right now, as we prepare for President-elect Donald Trump to take office in January, it is more important than ever for all of our elected officials to hear that their communities welcome refugees. Call 1-866-940-2439 and urge your Senators and Representatives to support refugee resettlement! Share the same message with your local and state leaders and […]

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Holy Days & Holidays Resources

Current Resources Father’s Day 2017 #DontDeportMyDad Father’s Day Toolkit 2017 #DontDeportMyDad Faith Vigil Toolkit Pentecost We encourage you to use the following policy briefs in tandem with the follow Pentecost devotions that correspond to each brief: Living as Spirit Blessed Communities Devotions 2017 Living as Spirit Blessed Communities Devotions with Briefs 2017 Each one-page briefing documents […]

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Press Release: Faith Groups Call on DHS to End Use of Private Prisons

NEWS RELEASE  For Immediate Release Press contact: Kathryn Johnson, AFSC kjohnson@afsc.org (206) 898-2832 Faith Groups Call on DHS to End Use of Private Prisons WASHINGTON, DC (August 30, 2016) In light of the U.S. Department of Justice announcement made on August 18th that the agency will phase out its use of private prisons, faith based […]

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Father’s Day Resources

As we honor fathers and the immeasurable contributions they make on their children and families this Father’s Day (June 19), we pray for the families separated by immoral detention and deportation. This Father’s Day, we pay special attention to the impact this separation has on both fathers and their children. Father’s Day Resources – 2016

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Urgent Action Needed NOW to Oppose H.R. 5203!

Take action NOW and urge House leadership to stop this bill and to support protections for refugees and others fleeing persecution. In May, the House of Representatives’ Judiciary Committee passed the “Visa Integrity and Security Act of 2016” (H.R. 5203). This bill would jeopardize the lives of refugees, asylees, and immigrants around the world and […]

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Join the Refugees Welcome Campaign Today!

On April 21, we officially launched the National Refugees Welcome Campaign! Please listen to the call recording and follow along with the presentation. Visit refugeesarewelcome.org for more resources! As we approach World Refugee Day upcoming on June 20, faith communities from multiple backgrounds, refugee resettlement organizations, refugee and human rights leaders, and organizations that work […]

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