Immigrant Rights

Never Again House Meeting

Date: 
Thu, Dec 12, 2019 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm

City:

This summer, Jews, immigrants, and allies spontaneously took action across the country, throwing down for more than 40 protests against ICE. Now, it’s time to ramp up the pressure even more. Never Again has taken action in other parts of the country and is now coming to south-eastern Michigan.

Location: 
307 N State St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1500, United States

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No Detention Centers in Michigan Meeting in Traverse City

Date: 
Sat, Dec 7, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join No Detention Centers in Michigan (NDCM) for a planning meeting on fighting the North Lake Correctional Facility in Baldwin, MI. This meeting will be in Traverse City, rather than the usual Lansing location, following our plan to have one meeting per month in a city other than Lansing to help build connections across the state.

We are meeting at Polestar, the local LGBTQ+ community center. We hope to see everyone there!

Location: 
717 Woodmere Ave, Traverse City, MI 49686-3348, United States

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Vamos por nuestras licencias! Let’s get our licences !

Date: 
Tue, Nov 12, 2019 - 6:45pm to 9:45pm

**English below**

Le llego la hora a la ciudad de Grand Rapids a que muestre su apoyo a la comunidad inmigrante.

Este Martes 12 de Noviembre nos reuniremos en la alcaldía de la ciudad para exigir que la ciudad pase una resolución a favor de las licencias de manejar.

Necesitamos poner presión como comunidad, así que necesitamos que se hagan presente ese día. Venganse con sus amigos, familiares, conocidos, etc!

¿Contamos con tu apoyo?
🚗 🚗 🚗

Location: 
300 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, Michigan

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Non-Violent Civil Disobedience Training

Date: 
Thu, Oct 17, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Join us for this important training on using the Direct Action tactic of Civil Disobedience. The training will cover some history, legal issues, preparing for an arrest and other necessary non-arrestable roles needed when civil disobedience actions take place.
This training is specifically for our larger Abolish ICE campaign, but the tactic of civil disobedience can be used in the current struggles against Climate Change, resisting White Supremacy, fighting Line 5 or resisting any form of injustice.

Location: 
Plymouth United Church of Christ, Grand Rapids
Address: 
4010 Kalamazoo Ave SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49508

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PROTEST!!! Let's Bring An End To For-Profit Prisons!!!

Date: 
Tue, Oct 1, 2019 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm

City:

This prison is going to house 1800 undocumented immigrants that have committed low level crimes. (Please click on "Discussion" tab to watch our State Senator speak on these undocumented immigrants as he put it).

Location: 
North Lake Correctional Facility

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Dinner & Auction To Support Immigrant Rights

Date: 
Sun, Sep 8, 2019 - 4:00pm to 8:00pm

City:

We won’t stand idly by while our immigrant siblings face human rights abuses along the border and across our country. Please join us for an evening in support of RAICES TEXAS & the Washtenaw Interfaith Coalition on Immigrant Rights (WICIR).

Sunday, Sept 8 from 4-8pm, please join us for a special dinner & drink menu conceived by our very own Sam Seaver and a silent auction.

Location: 
Tios Mexican Cafe
Address: 
401 E Liberty St, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

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A Musical benefit for Asylum Seekers

Date: 
Sat, Sep 7, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

City:

A coffeehouse-style fundraiser for the Michigan Immigrant Rights Center to
benefit asylum seekers. The program includes a variety of music,
storytelling, poetry and more. Featured artists include the renowned tenor,
George Shirley and Detroit poet, and activist, Natasha Miller.

Location: 
King of Kings Lutheran Church [1], [1] http://wcbn.org/content/king-kings-lutheran-church
Address: 
2685 Packard Rd. Ann Arbor

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Festival Latino de Cosecha!

Date: 
Sat, Sep 14, 2019 - 3:00pm to 10:00pm

City:

Ven y disfruta con la comunidad de Cosecha en Ann Arbor e Ypsilanti el 14 de septiembre! Traigan a sus familias para disfrutar de mucha comida latina, bebida, juegos, raspados, castillo inflables, pintura de cara, y mucho más! Venga a aprender de Cosecha y la lucha de las licencias mientras que se divierte en este evento familiar y comunitario.

https://www.facebook.com/events/378100279770730/

Location: 
2145 Independence Blvd, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-6438, United States

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WICIR Volunteer Training

Date: 
Wed, Aug 28, 2019 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm

City:

The Washtenaw Interfaith Coalition for Immigrant Rights (WICIR) invites you to become a volunteer with us!

This training will focus on our two biggest volunteer needs: Urgent Response (holding the phone of our emergency hotline or supporting the phone holder) and Accompaniment (transporting community members to court dates, ICE check-ins, and other appointments). See below for more details.

Location: 
St. Mary Student Parish at the University of Michigan
Address: 
331 Thompson St, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

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Pilar's Stands with Immigrants & Refugees

Date: 
Sun, Sep 8, 2019 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm

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Join us at a community benefit dinner for four amazing nonprofits here in Washtenaw County: Michigan Immigrant Rights Center, WICIR Washtenaw Interfaith Coalition for Immigrant Rights, Washtenaw Congregational Sanctuary, and Michigan Support Circle. These organizations provide vital services to the immigrant and refugee community.

Location: 
White Lotus Farms
Address: 
7217 W Liberty Rd, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48103

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