This list is reposted from Triangle Interfaith Advocates for Refugees and Immigrants’ (TIARI) website at www.tiari.org. TIARI is an interfaith coalition that partners with CWS Durham to advocate for welcoming policies and to support refugees and immigrants.
Here are 7 simple things you can do to make your voice heard in support of reuniting families. Pick one, and get started! (or two, or three!) Leave a comment to let us know how it goes!
Call Senators and Representatives to support raising the annual quota for refugees, known as the Presidential Determination Find your Reps HERE
- Call the Office of Homeland Security Comment Line 202-282-8495 about reuniting families at the border
- Build momentum: Have a one-on-one conversation with someone who might be willing to take action with you about immigration
Write a letter to the editor or an op-ed piece stating your support for immigrants & refugees. Check these tips for doing so.
Check your voter registration! Click HERE to check your NC voter registration.
Vote and help get out the vote for candidates and policies that support American ideals of diversity, inclusion and welcoming the stranger: youcanvote.org/vote2018
Donate to organizations supporting immigrants & refugees. See our Resources page for more info.
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