Escaping Nazis and the Taliban: We Are All RefugeesMonday, January 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Monday, January 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Escaping Nazis and the Taliban: We Are All Refugees
Join us for a special program on the Afghan refugee crisis, featuring Holly Rosen Fink, President and Co-Founder of Westchester Jewish Coalition for Immigration (WJCI), Manny Lindenbaum, Holocaust survivor and former refugee; and Sameem and Fari Samyousuf, two Afghan refugees who served for the American military and came to America on Special Immigrant Visas.
Find out more about their lives and their work and learn how you can help improve the lives of refugees within our own borders.
Holly Rosen Fink is President and co-founder of the Westchester Jewish Coalition for Immigration. She is a psychotherapist and lives in Larchmont with her family.
Fariha Taaj is from Afghanistan and came to the United States through SIV program in 2020. Currently working at the White Plains Hospital.
Sameem Yousufzada is from Afghanistan and came to the United States through SIV program in 2020. Currently working at the White Plains Hospital.
Manny Lindenbaum survived the Holocaust and was on the Kindertranport. HiIAS resettled him in America.
This event costs $5 to attend in-person and free on Zoom.