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Jun
13
Wed
Community Sponsorship of Syrian Refugee Families @ St Mary & St Michaels Parish Hall,
Jun 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

This event has been organised by Churches Together in Settle Justice and Peace Group.

photo of Sean RyanThe speaker for this evening meeting will be Sean Ryan,  National Caritas Community Sponsorship Co-ordinator.

Sean spoke at the Leeds Diocesan Refugee Support Group meeting at the end of January (as shown in the photo) explaining how church communities can sponsor individual families. If you want to do more about refugees and live in Craven district then this is a great opportunity to find out more about this scheme and how whole church communities can become involved.

Jun
18
Mon
Refugee Week 2018
Jun 18 – Jun 24 all-day

logo for refugee weekRefugee Week is the UK’s largest festival celebrating the contribution of refugees and promoting understanding of why people seek sanctuary.

The theme for 2018 is:

Twenty years celebrating the contributions, creativity and resilience of refugees.

More information is available – and some free resources to use – from the Refugee Week Website