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News from the Dane Sanctuary Coalition and MCC Sanctuary Committee

Separated Book Discussion

The MCC book discussion of "Separated" by Jacob Soboroff (the Dane Sanctuary Coalition Big Read) has one more session on Tuesday at 7:00, offering a powerful look at child separation policy at our southern border. Emily Kuhn and John Brugge will lead the Zoom discussion Here is the Zoom link for the discussion.

Immigration Vigil 


Dane Sanctuary Coalition and Voces de la Frontera are hosting a vigil for a pathway to citizenship on Friday, Oct 29, noon, at Orchard Ridge UCC. Join Pastor Sonja and other speakers to show our support for including citizenship for current undocumented immigrants in the administration's Build Back Better bill.

Afghanistan Assistance  

Here is a list of opportunities for helping Afghan refugees in Wisconsin from the Dane Sanctuary Coalition, or use this link from Wis. Council of Churches. Also watch for an upcoming webinar from Wis. Faith Voices on resettling refugees.

Sponsor Afghan Refugees 

Catholic Multicultural Center is looking for sponsors for Afghanistan refugees trying to enter the United States under Humanitarian Parole. If you might be interested and want to know more, there is a presentation on Oct. 28 at 7:00. Register here. Attending the webinar does not obligate you to sponsor a refugee