Second Annual Welcoming the Stranger to the Table
Proceeds support local refugee agencies
How do we help those seeking a safe haven?
The Jewish Community Refugee Initiative invites you to hear local and national speakers address the global refugee crisis and to learn how you can help refugees and asylum seekers in Charlotte.
- Sil Ganzo, Executive Director of ourBRIDGE for Kids
- Naomi Steinberg, Vice President of Policy and Advocacy at HIAS
- Rabbi Asher Knight, Temple Beth El
- Kenneth Schorr, Carolina Center for Legal Advocacy
- Rabbi Judy Schindler, Stan Greenspon Center for Peace and Social Justice at Queens University of Charlotte
Dessert Reception at 6:30pm, speaker program begins at 7:00pm.
Made possible by an Impact and Innovation Grant from Jewish Federation of Greater Charlotte.