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LWVP to Host Speaker Event on Immigration – April 7
April 7, 2019 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Sr. Maureen Duignan, Executive Director of East Bay Sanctuary Covenant will address US immigration policy and its effect on immigrants & refugees in the Bay Area. Sr. Maureen has earned many awards for her work supporting immigrants and immigrant rights. EBSC is dedicated to offering sanctuary, solidarity, support, advocacy, and legal services to those escaping war, terror, political persecution, intolerance, exploitation, and other expressions of violence. The organization has helped more than 10,000 local immigrants navigate the legal system. Currently, the organization is deeply involved in advocating for Temporary Protected Status.
This event is free and open to the public. Visit LWVPiedmont.org to reserve a spot.