When: July 6, 11:45 – 1:00
Irish Famine Memorial (WASHINGTON St, Boston, Massachusetts 02108)
* corner of Washington St & School St, Downtown Boston
No Hate, No Fear, Immigrants Are Welcome Here!
Join 32BJ SEIU, the Irish International Immigrant Center, and other community allies for a solidarity rally Thursday, July 6th at the Irish Famine Memorial (corner of Washington St & School St, Downtown Boston).
We raise our voices against the Trump administration’s destructive agenda to separate immigrant families and discriminate against our friends and neighbors.
We reject blanket anti-immigrant legislation like the two bills passed by the House of Representatives this week that villainize immigrants, penalize those who are fleeing persecution to seek asylum, and compromise public safety. We are #HereToStay!
We know that Trump’s “Muslim ban” won’t make us safer but instead tarnish our nation’s reputation as a beacon of freedom. #NoBanNoWall
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Here’s how you can help stop Francisco’s deportation!
rite a letter or postcard to Immigration Officer ASAP:
Immigration Officer Gary Roltsch
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
Boston Field Office
1000 District Avenue
Burlington, MA 01803
In addition, call ICE and ask them to grant Francisco’s Stay of Removal!
- New England Regional ICE office Immigration officer Gary Roltsch: (781) 359-7500 X7625
- New England Regional ICE office (Burlington, MA): 781-359-7500 (General line)
- Community Relations officer Alexia Koplewski: (781) 359-7511
(Sample script for phone calls, emails and letters, but please change it to make it personal): “Hi, my name is __ and I live in__. I am calling to ask you to grant Mr. Francisco Rodriguez Guardado’s stay of removal. His A-Number: 099-665-463. Mr. Rodriguez has lived in the U.S. since 2006. He is a father of two American citizen children and with a baby on the way. He is a member of his children’s school parent committee, of the community organization Chelsea Collaborative, of the Church Tabernaculo biblico seguidores de Jesus, and a union member of 32BJ SEIU (Service Employees International Union) at MIT. Mr. Rodriguez Guardado always pays his taxes and contributes to his community, church, children’s school and at work. He is a beloved member of Chelsea. In addition, Mr. Rodriguez’s mother who is currently a permanent resident will become a citizen next year and shortly after she will petition for her son’s pathway to residency and eventual citizenship.”