Action for Others

Action for Others

As part of AUSCP’s effort to promote education on the issue of Immigration, the following personal witness of serving at the border is being sent to you in the form of an Assembly to Action (A2A) newsletter. You are encouraged to talk about this with others and to use this as an educational piece.

Two references in the A2A have links in case you wish to read more or take action:

For Washington Post article by Sr. Norma Pimentel on “Remain in Mexico” policy – Click HERE.
For Action Alerts from Justice for Immigrants – Click HERE.

Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns announced the following: Tuesday, March 10, is a Day of Action to promote justice for immigrants, refugees, and asylum seekers. There are several steps you can take to raise your voice:

Call or email your Members of Congress, 202-224-3121, asking them to support two bills: Refugee Protection Act (H.R. 5210 or S.2936) and the Asylum Seeker Protection Act (H.R.2662).

  • To email your Members of Congress, click here.
  • Sign a petition in support of DACA The Senate could pass a bill that would give Dreamers a path to citizenship.
  • Join a webinar on Tuesday, March 10 at 4 p.m. EST to learn how faith communities can take action to support DACA and Dreamers as the Supreme Court prepares to issue a final decision on DACA in the coming months. Click here to RSVP for the #Faith4DACA webinar. (Link to join will be sent to those who RSVP.)