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CFL’s Sanctuary Families: Preparing and Protecting Our Immigrant Neighbors

February 14 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am

Please join us for a discussion on supporting immigrant parents facing forced separation from their US-born children and those willing to serve as guardians for those children.


February 14, 2018

9:00–11:30 AM



The unveiling of an infographic depicting guardianship options for immigrant families facing



Opening remarks by Ana Oliveira, President & CEO of the New York Women’s Foundation.


A panel discussion with

representatives from the public and private sectors.


Small group workshops to share ideas on using the infographic.


A light breakfast served

beginning at 8:30 AM.

Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies

40 Broad Street, 5th Floor




Ingrid Haftel

Community Education Program Director

Center for Urban Pedagogy


Oscar Nuñez

Community Education Program Manager

Center for Urban Pedagogy


Kavita Pawria-Sanchez

Assistant Commissioner

NYC Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs


Cecilia Clarke

President & CEO

Brooklyn Community Foundation


Joe Rosenberg

Professor, CUNY School of Law

Supervising Attorney, Main Street Legal Services

Learn more at To RSVP, please contact Julia Jean-Francois at or 718-438-9500. Suggested donation: $10.


February 14
9:00 am - 11:30 am
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Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies
40 Broad Street, 5th Floor
New York City, NY United States
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