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Action & Awareness: a community conversation on immigrant security in CLT

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First United Methodist Church

501 North Tryon Street

Charlotte, NC 28202

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2017 was a year of disruption, fear and uncertainty for Charlotte's immigrant and refugee community. Join Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy for a community conversation on where we are a year later and what we can do to protect and support our neighbors. This discussion includes a keynote address by Ric Elias, CEO of Red Ventures, and a community panel discussion moderated by Rebecca O'Neill, director of the immigrant justice program at Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy.

Participating panelists include:

  • Hector Campuzano, advocate at Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy
  • Sil Ganzo, executive director, ourBRIDGE for KIDS
  • Rob Heroy, attorney with Goodman, Carr, Laughrun, Levine & Greene, PLLC
  • Rabbi Judith Schindler, director of Stan Greenspon Center for Peace and Social Justice at Queens University

5 p.m. Registration/Reception
5:30 p.m. Keynote, followed by panel discussion and audience Q&A
7 p.m. Reception

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