Christian World Service Webinar – December 18th


Extending Welcome to LGBTI Newcomers Outreach to Local Faith and Community Partners Date: Thursday, December 18th

Time: 12:30 – 1:45 PM EST (9:30 – 10:45 AM PST)

Church World Service invites you to join us in exploring ways that resettlement agencies and faith community partners can work together in welcoming newcomers of all sexual orientations and gender identities! This webinar will share experiences from LGBTI-welcoming congregations and local resettlement offices on engaging faith and community partners in support of LGBTI refugees and asylum seekers. It will also include an overview of persecution and forced migration related to sexual orientation and gender identity.

Panelists

Neil Grungras, Executive Director, Organization for Refuge, Asylum and Migration (ORAM) Rev. Israel Alvaran, Western Regional Organizer, Reconciling Ministries Network (RMN) Mabel Hernandez, Deputy Director, CWS Miami Register: http://bit.ly/1IA6iwv Webinar ID: 133-372-651ebinar ID: 133-372-651

For additional information, please contact Andrew Fuys at afuys@cwsglobal.org or Patricia Espinales at pespinales@cwsglobal.org.

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