Consider attending this month’s “Women Resisting Extractivism Film Club” to view “No Tenemos Miedo” (“We Are Not Afraid”), hosted by members of the Latin American Network of Women Defenders of Social and Environmental Rights, Nancy Fuentes (Grufides, Peru) and Miriam Garcia (ADES, El Salvador). Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at 7:00 pm EST.
This Lent, consider praying the Stations of the Cross for Human Trafficking (USCCB).
There has been an increase in unaccompanied minors and migrant families seeking refuge in the United States in recent months, and ensuring that they are treated safely, humanely, and efficiently is a pressing challenge. Read more here: President Biden Faces Challenge From Surge of Migrants at the Border - The New York Times (nytimes.com). Please keep them in your prayers, along with our policy-makers and humanitarian aid workers. Consider donating money or supplies to Catholic Charities—Rio Grande Valley Humanitarian Respite Center.
Exploring Intersections Webinars
LCWR Region X, Communicators for St. Louis Sisters (CSLS), and Sisters United News (SUN) are collaborating on this series of webinars that explore how gender equality is interconnected with issues of racism, migration and climate change. Click here to register: Webinar Registration - Zoom