Event Details

Forum for Faith Leaders on Immigration, Refugees & Asylum Seekers

Apr 30, 2017 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

The Citizens Immigration & Refugee Action Committee, Lancaster County Council of Churches and Lancaster Seminary present a special forum for faith leaders. Light refreshments will be served. Reservations required

The following items will be presented:

    Accurate information on immigration, refugees and asylum seekers that you can share with your faith community.

    How faith communities around the country are assisting and educating vulnerable immigrants.

    How to access additional accurate and helpful information and resources.

Speakers will include:

    Tammy Alexander - Senior Legislative Associate for Domestic Affairs, Mennonite Central Committee
    Oscar Barbosa, Esquire - Immigration attorney with Diaspora Law in Lancaster
    Janet Tisinger, Immigration Legal Service Coordinator , Church World Services
    Joseph Hohenstein, Esquire - Immigration Attorney with Landau, Hess, Simon and Choi
    Marissa Mowery, Esquire - Staff Attorney, Pennsylvania Immigration Resource Center

A panel discussion will follow individual presentations, with ample time for questions and answers.

Location: Hafer Center - 2nd Floor Schaff Library