Safety for Refugees & Immigrants

When:
July 31, 2017 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
2017-07-31T17:00:00-04:00
2017-07-31T20:00:00-04:00
Where:
Islamic Education Center
7917 Montrose Rd
Rockville, MD 20854
USA

Safety for Refugees and Immigrants

Monday, July 31, 2017 5-8pm
Islamic Education Center
7917 Montrose Rd
Rockville, MD 20854

Join us for a Montgomery County interfaith and community gathering where we will discuss how can uphold our values and keep our community safe.

A panel of immigration experts and religious leaders will address the latest on the travel ban for predominantly Muslim countries and how to help residents of Montgomery county celebrate our diversity.  The presentation will include an overview of the legal aspects of the an including the implications of the U.S Supreme Court rulings on the Trump administration’s executive orders, and short speeches by faith leaders on how different religions can ensure Montgomery County remains a welcoming place for everyone who lives here. Questions and oan open discussion will follow the presentation.

Featuring a panel of immigration experts and religious leaders

Moderator

Shane Rock, Chief Executive Officer, Interfaith Works

Speakers

Father Jacek “Jacinto” Orzechowski,Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Washington

Imam Ahmad Bahraini, Imam And Director of Islamic Education Center of Maryland

Kiyanoush Razoghi, Staff Attorney, the Catholic Legal Immigration Network

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