THURSDAY DEC 10, 2009
THE TIME IS NOW
For Humane Immigration Reform!
On International Human Rights Day, join New York community and faith leaders outside Varick Street Detention Center as we urgently call for just and humane immigration reform.
12 NOON: PRESS CONFERENCE
Outside Varick Street Detention Center
(201 Varick Street, Intersection of Houston and Varick Sts)
*Please bring a photo of your loved ones and a candle!*
Co-sponsoring organizations (list in formation): African Services Committee, Cabrini Immigrant Services, El Centro del Imigrante, Greater New York Labor-Religion Coalition, May 1st Coalition, MinKwon Center for Community Action, New Immigrant Community Empowerment, New Sanctuary Movement, New York Civic Participation Project, New York Immigration Coalition, Northern Manhattan Coalition for Immigrants Rights, NYS Interfaith Network for Immigration Reform, Make the Road New York, New York Civil Liberties Union, Queens Community House, Queens Congregations United for Action, Riverside Church, Youth Ministries for Peace and Justice
For more information, contact Frances Liu at The New York Immigration Coalition ( HYPERLINK "mailto:FLiu@thenyic.org" FLiu@thenyic.org, 212-627-2227 x246)