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December 2019

Featured Events

Thursday December 19 

Faith Network Monthly Meeting - 11 am-12 pm at Westminster Presbyterian Church 

We will write holiday cards to people in ICE prison, in addition to discussing a few business items.

Please bring notecards, stamps, and pens, if you are able. You are also invited to bring a festive snack to share.

All are welcome!
Saturday December 14

Letter writing with the NM Art Therapy Association. Hosted by Isabel Ribe at Santa Fe Dreamers Project office. 2-4 pm. 1213 Mercantile Road. 

Come write personalized letters and cards to immigrants currently detained in Cibola Detention Center, and learn about the work the Santa Fe Dreamers Project is doing, including the new art therapy program spearheaded by art therapist Isabel Ribe. This is also a meeting for the NM Art Therapy Association, but all are welcome. 

RSVP to Isabel at isabel@santafedreamersproject.org
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Other Links

BIG NEWS: We now have a website! (we still need to optimize for mobile, and make a few more edits, but feel free to take a look from your computer!) Huge thanks to Rick Voltin and Kirsten Rudberg for their help! 

Information page about our private prison divestment campaign 

Fundraiser (GoFundMe) for Dulce Rivera to open an LGBTQ+ refugee house in Las Cruces

News and Links


Opinion: Abolish Immigration Prisons (NYT) 

"A Slippery Slope" (SFR article about our divestment campaign) 

Opinion: NM educators want no part of private prisons (SFNM) 

The Harrowing, Two-Year Detention of a Transgender Asylum-Seeker (about Alejandra Barreras, in The New Yorker) 
 

Questions? Want to get more involved with our work? Contact Rev. Tiffany 
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