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A Moment of Reflection in the Fight for Immigration Reform

Bay Area Justice Funders Network

Monday, September 30, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM (PDT)

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The Bay Area Justice Funders Network, along with the Levi Strauss Foundation and members of the “Pioneers in Justice,” a San Francisco-based social justice initiative cordially invite you to participate in a Movement Conversation: “A moment of reflection in the fight for immigration reform,” on Monday, September 30, 2013 from 9:00am-2:30pm, followed by a networking reception from 2:30-3:30pm.

The goals of this event are to:

  • Convene Bay Area-based funders and immigrant rights/justice leaders to engage in a moment of reflection and learning about the state of immigration reform issues, including the complexities of alliance-building.
  • Share analysis and forge pathways for coordinated action.

We hope that you can join us to:

  • Collectively map the landscape of work around immigrant rights/justice;
  • Lend insight to develop shared analysis about Comprehensive Immigration Reform;
  • Highlight key lessons and opportunities coming out of current efforts; and
  • Hear reflections, learnings and recommendations from both community leaders and funders on the way forward.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Alex Aldana, East Bay Immigrant Youth Alliance
  • Tessa Rouverol Callejo, San Francisco Foundation
  • Melanie Cervantes, Akonadi Foundation
  • Cathy Cha, Haas Jr.Fund
  • Patty Diaz, Service, Immigration Rights and Education Network (SIREN)
  • Lillian Galedo, Filipino Advocates for Justice / Dignity Campaign
  • Arcelia Hurtado, National Center for Lesbian Rights
  • Phil Hutchings, Black Alliance for Just Immigration
  • Vincent Pan, Chinese for Affirmative Action
  • Manuel Santamaria, Silicon Valley Community Foundation
  • Eddy Zheng, Community Leader-Activist

Lunch will be provided, please RSVP by Sept. 16, 2013.  This event is for funders and immigrants rights/justice leaders.

Co-Sponsors of this program include: Evelyn & Walter Haas Jr. Fund, Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy, Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees

Have questions about A Moment of Reflection in the Fight for Immigration Reform? Contact Bay Area Justice Funders Network

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California Endowment
1111 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94607

Monday, September 30, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM (PDT)


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Bay Area Justice Funders Network

The Bay Area Justice Funders Network (BAJFN) is an alliance of funders working to help advance a justice agenda and strengthen grantmaking for social justice movements in the Bay Area and beyond. The Network seeks to build relationships among foundations and facilitate authentic partnerships with community based justice organizations in order to help advance coordinated transformational strategies, solutions, and visions for the region.

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