Episcopal Public Policy Network:
In advance of World Refugee Day on June 20th, join the Stand with Refugees Campaign!
To join the Campaign:
your members of Congress at 1-844-4STAND5 to express your support for refugee resettlement starting TODAY, June 14 - 16.
Calling guide: Once connected, please tell the person who answers the phone in your Member of Congress' office the following: who you are, where you live, and that you are a constituent and Episcopalian. Then state that you want the United States to be a welcoming country for refugees. Please ask your Members of Congress to support robust refugee resettlement and funding to assist refugees abroad as well!
2. SHARE your support for refugees on social media using #RefugeesWelcome
Let's strive for justice and peace among all people by taking action together.
For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in (Matthew 23:35)
If your Chapter or Parish is planning an event, send your story and photos to Allison