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Asylum Seekers at the Border & Immigrants in White Plains

May 31, 2020 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Hear about Marti Michael’s work with asylees at the Mexican border and the current state of immigrants served by El Centro Hispano in White Plains. Via ZOOM.Marti Michael was former director of the Riverdale Y and has worked “on-the-ground” helping to feed and educate asylum seekers at the Mexico border.Cecilia ‘Sissy’ Bikkal, the Board president of El Centro Hispano, will talk about the current state of immigrants they serve in White Plains. El Centro Hispano is a local organization who assists and supports Hispanic families in White Plains, most of whom are immigrants from Spanish speaking countries.Bet Am Shalom has been partnering with El Centro Hispano as part of our Tikkun Olam focus on immigration.Members see Weekly Calendar or Members side of website for Zoom link.Questions?


May 31, 2020
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm