Please join us for all or part of an inspiring day: Harvesting Justice. The theme for 2016 is Farmworker Women.
Date: Thursday, October 27
Time: 4-6 p.m. (symposium); 6-8:30 p.m. (reception and dinner)
Place: Temple B'rith Kodesh, 2131 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY
Find out more, or buy tickets HERE.
The Youth Empowerment Summer Day Program at Liturgia is a two-week program that offers fun and dynamic activities in which our campers build leadership skills and engage with social justice issues. Children ages 8-13 participate in outdoor games, art projects, creative writing, and science experiments. We also go on day trips around Wayne County. The theme for 2016 is WORDS.
Transportation and dinner provided. No fee.
Dates: July 25th-August 5th, Monday-Friday
Location: 7 Phelps St., Lyons NY
Overnight Leadership Camp is a fun and empowering week for children aged 8-17 to express themselves through the arts. The theme for 2016 is WORDS.
No one will be accepted at camp without registering by August 20. If you did not receive a registration, please call our office: 845 485 8627
To our old friends and new:
We have grown a lot over the past year, and we couldn't have done it without you!
Please join us at our Open House so that we can introduce our new members and show you what we have been working on! Plus we will have some tasty treats!
Feel free to stop by for a few minutes or stay for a couple hours. We would be honored to have you join us.
Contact us at (845) 392-7279 or at our website www.bagsforjustice.com if you have any questions. We look forward to seeing you!
Join us in Brockport on March 29th for a film screening and presentation of DREAMers Among US, an award-winning short documentary by members of the Youth Arts Group. No reservation required. See flier for information.
Join Rural & Migrant Ministry and the Daughters of Sarah for our annual Holiday Toy Store and Fiesta in Marlboro NY. The event represents one of the oldest gatherings at RMM, and is where allies and rural families gather to share a family-style meal.
Families in need of assistance in order to make gift-giving possible this season will have the chance to shop from new toys with selections available for all age levels 0-18. Prices are greatly reduced, and all of the proceeds will go towards making the dinner possible.
DREAMers Among US will screen for the last time in 2015 with a panel of film subjects and makers, at Vassar College! Taylor Auditorium, 6pm.
Hispanic Heritage Month at Dutchess Community College is pleased to present a film screening of DREAMers Among US, winner of the Hudson Valley International Film Festival and Greater Washington Immigration Film Fest for Best Short Documentary!
Film subjects and current Youth Arts Group members will be at the NYSUT auditorium to introduce the film and answer questions about the process to make a professional, quality short documentary about the lives of Hudson Valley undocumented students.