Alex Belongs Here: Week of Action Recap
September 16-23 marked the Week of Action for Alex Garcia on the occasion of his first anniversary of sanctuary on September 21st. To raise awareness of Alex’s sanctuary status and the reality of his family’s separation, IFCLA executive director Sara John traveled with Alex’s wife Carly Garcia and MICA Project attorney Nicole Cortes to Washington, D.C. for three days of advocacy and engagement with members of Congress.
Carly, Sara and Nicole attended a meeting of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, in which __
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Carly, Nicole and Sara met with Senator Blunt, (details)
Christ Church UCC hosted a special service for Alex on Sunday, September 23rd. Sara John preached and Carly Garcia gave a Mission Moment.
Diario Digital live-streamed dialogues between Sara John and the Garcias, reflecting on the events of the Week of Action.