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3rd Annual Welcoming the Stranger to the Table

Refugees and Asylum Seekers in the Time of COVID-19
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7:00-8:30pm ET
United States

Tickets

FREE but registration required to obtain Zoom link • Call LJCC Customer Service Desk at 704-366-5007
LJCC members can register online at www.charlottejcc.org
Registration limited to first 100 participants/one email per household

The Jewish Community Refugee Initiative (JCRI) in Charlotte invites you to hear local and national speakers speak about "Refugees and Asylum Seekers in the Time of COVID-19" for the third annual Welcoming the Stranger to the Table event.

FEATURED SPEAKERS

- Isabel Burton, Senior Director, Community Engagement Initiatives, HIAS
Topic: In Search of Safety: Refugee and Asylum Policy Amid the Pandemic

- Kenneth Schorr, Executive Director, Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy
- Sharon Dove, Director and Attorney, Immigrant Justice Program, Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy
Topic: Immigration Under Siege in Charlotte and Nationwide

- Rabbi Judy Schindler, Executive Director, Stan Greenspon Center for Peace and Social Justice
Topic: Tikkun Olam: Advocacy and Direct Service to Refugees and Asylum Seekers

- Jackie Fishman, Moderator