Last week, as the arbitrary March 5th deadline imposed on Congress by the President to pass legislation for DACA recipients passed, hundreds rallied at the Capitol.
FAN Associate Director, Sr. Marie Lucey, has a nephew who is very involved in a school project in Nicaragua, Neighbors to Nicaragua, which is featured in this article from the Wilmington, DE News Journal.
In our ongoing efforts to support and advocate for immigrants and refugees, we offer this information on Pope Francis' Share the Journey Campaign
The Interfatih Immigration Coalition (IIC) has developed this Epiphany Season devotional. The resource focuses on stories and themes related to Salvadoran, Honduran, and Haitian TPS recipients. We invite you to print and share as needed.
David Couturier, OFM Cap. offered a presentation recently titled, "DACA and the Deportation of DREAMers: A Franciscan Ethical Perspective" which we offer for download here.
Click here for a summary and some photos of the work FAN has been doing with our immigrant brothers and sisters at the 22-day vigil in Washington, D.C.
FAN is proud to count ourselves among the interfaith organizations involved in the filing of two amicus briefs last week that oppose the "travel ban" executive orders.
The Fourth Circuit brief addressing the “six country ban” and its impact on refugees was filed Wednesday, April 19th, and the Ninth Circuit brief addressing both the six-country ban and the refugee provisions was filed Thursday, April 20th.
Click here for some general information on Executive Orders from the US Conference of Catholic Bishops