Vigil this Saturday – Also Training

Vigil this Saturday – Also Training

Greetings! A friendly reminder that we will be gathering for Prayer and Vigil this Saturday, February 1st at  11 am at West County Detention Facility.  You won’t want to miss this powerful vigil led by Innerchange, a group that works with immigrant unaccompanied minors in Oakland and San Francisco.
We will also be taking a special post-release offering for Janet Ramirez who was released last September, but who still has not been granted authorization to work, making it very difficult for her to support herself and her daughter.  Please bring Bart tickets or cash.  Many thanks!

VIGIL for Immigrant Detainees
Saturday, Feb. 1st, 11 am- 12 noon
West County Detention Facility
5555 Giant Highway, Richmond

ALSO, earlier that morning -this same Saturday, there will be a special orientation for those interested in visiting immigrant detainees at West County Detention Facility.  This visitation program is coordinated by CIVIC (Community Initiatives for Visiting Immigrants in Confinement) and operates every Friday from 11 am-2 pm.  This program provides a vital service to detainees.

Visitation Volunteer Orientation
Saturday, February 1st from 9 am – 10am
Mt. Dialbo Unitarian Universalist Church
Bortin Hall
55 Eckley Lane
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
TO RSVP, click here. For questions, contact Suzanne Llewellyn:

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