Los Angeles 4 Refugees // Solidarity Night Fundraiser



LA 4 Refugees group has met in community at the grass-roots level to discuss LA wide how we can support the refugees in crisis at the US/MEX border. We have created a net of committees based throughout the Socal region that focus on the various components of the work needed to support the migrants, such as :

-Medical Brigade: provides medical assistance to migrants in TJ, have brought services to migrants 4 wkends in the last 2 months.

-Mapping and Donations committee: mapped shelters throughout TJ and other states of Mexico categorize what kind of communities they service.

-Fundraising Committee: Supported fundraising for medical brigade delegations and plan events to sustain on-going efforts.

-Mobilizations and Solidarity Committee: planned local solidarity actions and activated more people to the migrant crisis in TJ, MEX.

On Jan. 12th, we invite you to join us for a Solidarity Night where we will showcase our work via panel and further inform on the on-going crisis and our first-hand experiences. Then,stay for a concert of local bands and drag queens. COME THRU!

Root Causes of Migration - Professor Suyapa Portillo
Testimony - Jose Luis Hernandez; organizer and survivor of the Bestia
Overview of the work in Tijuana and the crisi - Xochilt Sanchez; Organizer for CARECEN
Medical Brigade - Evan Tamura and Lizette Hernandez of Physician for Social Responsibility
Mobilization + Solidarity Organizing Julia of Left Voice

~DJ Ro Spinning All Night~

Drag Show by Pelo Suelto and Sombra - 6:45 to 7:15

Arrowettes of Earth Arrow - 7:15pm to 7: 45pm

Spaghetti Cumbia - 8:00pm to 8:45pm

Jan. 12th, 2019 \\ 5:30pm to 8:30pm \\ Sliding scale: $5 to $20

Diego Zapata Ilse Tejeda

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