Monday, January 27th, the Fast for Families Across America Tour will be announced at press conferences in Washington DC and Hamilton, Ohio (part of Speaker Boehner’s district). Dae Joong (DJ) Yoon from NAKASEC will be speaking at the DC press event, and Michael Byun from Asian Services in Action at the Ohio event.
WHEN AND WHERE:
(DC) Monday, January 27, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Holeman Lounge
National Press Club
529 14th St. NW
(OH) Monday, January 27, 2014 at 10:30 AM
First United Methodist Church
225 Ludlow Street
The two events aim to have AAPI speakers present throughout the tour to share immigration stories and address immigration issues from diverse perspectives. To ensure that the AAPI community is represented and their stories are heard, there will be a Fast for Families National AAPI Committee call in February.
Click HERE for the Fast for Families (F4F) background:
- The Moral Imperative for Immigration Reform
- Campaign Overview (Fast for Families Across America: A Call for Immigration Reform and Citizenship): goals, call to action, timeline
- Act. Fast. Pray. Fact Sheet
Click HERE for Fast for Families DC& Ohio Press Conference Tick Tock