Detail from antique engraved Victorian illustration of Statue of Liberty at night, 1878.
Someday, someone you’ve helped will be in a video like this…
…which they will proudly show their kids and grandkids and retell the story of how they became an American. As completely 100% an American as anybody else.
Ronald Reagan, in his surprising last speech as president, (watch it here) reminded his listeners that immigration is “the great life force of each generation of new Americans…” (Quick timeline of the history of immigration here.)
Get trained to help!
We love to have bilingual people but English-only volunteers are also most welcome. Volunteers do not need to be citizens, nor adults. Interested teens make great volunteers!
Option 1: Volunteer training for BOTH SEIU fair and/or Swap Meet Justice
When: July 25th – Thursday – 6 pm
Where: All Saints’ Episcopal Church, 144 S. C. St., Oxnard
RSVP to Akemy Bon-Flores at (213) 446-4851
Option 2: Continuous volunteer trainings for Swap Meet Justice
When: July 28th – Sunday – 8:30 am (and 8/25, 9/29, 10/27, 11/24, 12/29)
Where: At each fair. Swap Meet Justice occurs every last Sunday at Oxnard College
When and where are the fairs this month?
Printable flyer here – July citizenship fairs
More information, including map and downloadable posters about the Swap Meet Justice fairs here.