Join us March 27-28th in New York City for an important convening for important convening for sanctuary cities and cities looking to advance or expand immigrant protection policies. We will discuss how we can build on the work that many of us have done in our own cities and explore and develop legislative, legal, organizing and budgetary strategies to fight back together.
Hosted by Local Progress and New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, this convening will give elected officials the opportunity to:
There is strength in numbers. We looking forward to working with you to build an effective local bulwark against these anti-immigrant policies.
Location: Borough of Manhattan Community College (199 Chambers Street, New York 10007).
Timing/Agenda: Please plan to arrive at BMCC by 1:00pm on Monday the 27th and to stay until 6:00pm on Tuesday the 28th. View our agenda here.
Hotel: We have reserved a room block at the nearby Millenium Hilton (55 Church Street, New York 10007).
If you have any questions, or would still like to register, please contact Local Progress Co-Director Sarah Johnson (firstname.lastname@example.org).