Refugees Migration & Resettlement

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 13:15

Thank you for your engagement over the first three months of 2018! In this Spring newsletter, you'll find updates from recent advocacy and some new opportunities for engagement! In addition to ongoing advocacy, we look forward to 2018 elections...

Monday, March 26, 2018 - 13:00

On March 31st, which is the halfway point for Federal Fiscal Year 2018, the U.S. will have resettled less than 10,000 refugees out of the 45,000 refugees the Administration has set as the goal for this year. Current projections show that at this...

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 13:15

Update on Dreamer Legislation 2/15/18 Today, the U.S. Senate failed to pass legislation that would protect Dreamers and provide them with a pathway to citizenship. Throughout the week, Senators debated immigration issues and brought bipartisan...

Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 10:15

Defend Temporary Protected Status (TPS)  Update on TPS for Syria 2/1/2018 "On January 21, the Secretary of Homeland Security announced that the administration will extend Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Syria for 18 months. We welcome this...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 14:15

January 27 will mark one year since the administration's refugee and travel bans were implemented. Throughout this past year, we have seen the negative impact these restrictive policies have had on our nation's historic refugee resettlement program...

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 12:45

This time last year, I was attending the United Nations General Assembly’s (UNGA) Summit for Refugees and Migrants where the pivotal New York Declaration was signed. United Nations member states committed to do more to solve the global refugee...

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 16:00

How can you speak out in support of funding for refugee protection & welcome? LEARN how money allocated by Congress assists refugees abroad and in our communities through resettlement JOIN with advocates next week in the Stand With Refugees...

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 12:30

Thank you for taking part in the 2x4 Fight for Refugees Campaign! Your calls have made a difference, and we need you to keep up your vocal support for refugees. Join other EPPN members as they continue advocating for refugee resettlement in the...

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 17:30

"And as you go, preach, saying, 'The kingdom of heaven is at hand.'" -Matthew 10:7 For the Human Family, The Book of Common Prayer O God, you made us in your own image and redeemed us through Jesus your Son: Look with compassion on the whole human...

Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 17:45

“Teacher, which is the greatest commandment in the Law?” Jesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: ‘Love your...

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