8TH ANNUAL CESAR CHAVEZ CEREMONY

 
8TH ANNUAL CESAR CHAVEZ CEREMONY
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GALEO Announces Essay Contest Winners and Invites You to Celebration At Capitol Cesar Chavez Day, 3/31 11am-12pm

Each year the GALEO Leadership Council holds an essay contest, and an award ceremony to increase awareness of the continual plight of farm workers and their contributions to America, while honoring civil rights legend Cesar Chavez.

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Tamales for Justice & Holiday Social

 

Tamales for Justice & Holiday Social

This will be an event not to be missed. There will be holiday entertainment and lots of GALEO supporters.

A fundraiser specifically for the Latino Voter Defense Fund and the Gainesville & Dalton Voting Rights Act violations and potential litigation.

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Elson Lecture: Gary M. Segura, Latino America: How America’s Most Dynamic Population is Poised to Transform the Politics of the Nation

Elson Lecture: Gary M. Segura, Latino America: How America’s Most Dynamic Population is Poised to Transform the Politics of the Nation

Atlanta History Center Lecture
Dec 2 2014 – 8:00pm
Sometime in April 2014, somewhere in a hospital in California, a Latino child tipped the demographic scales as Latinos displaced non-Hispanic whites as the largest racial/ethnic group in the state. So, one-hundred-sixty-six years after the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo brought the Mexican province of Alta California into the United States, Latinos once again became the largest population in the state. Surprised? Texas will make the same transition sometime before 2020.

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10th Annual Thanksgiving Diversity BREAKFAST

10th Annual Thanksgiving Diversity BREAKFAST

Wednesday, November 19th at 8am (doors open at 7:30am)
Maggiano’s Little Italy – Buckhead

$25 per ticket – Reserve Your Seat Today!

Join AJC Atlanta and the Atlanta Consular Corps, for the largest gathering of Atlanta’s ethnic, religious and international leadership, to celebrate diversity at our 10th Annual Thanksgiving Diversity BREAKFAST. In honor of year 10, we’ve decided to make a change, moving the program to breakfast and streamlining the program, so that you will have a great opportunity to meet with and speak about the Diversity in the room.

Paul Gleeson, Consul General of Ireland and Dean of Atlanta Consular Corps
Deborah Richardson, Executive Vice President, Center for Civil and Human Rights
Rabbi Phil Kranz, Rabbi Emeritus at Temple Sinai

*This program is made possible through the generous support of the Brill Endowment for Interethnic and Interreligious Understanding*

$25 per ticket – Reserve Your Seat Today!

For more information, please call: 404.233.5501

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BB&T DACA FORUM

BB&T DACA FORUM

FREE EVENT!
Learn about Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) with a presentation by BB&T & Masseoud, Dela Cruz & Ayala, LLC in partnership with St. Patrick’s Catholic Church. This forum will educate attendees on the DACA laws and regulations, including qualification requirements, process and fees. Participants will learn to create strategies that can be used to fulfill personal, civic and social responsibilities.

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New Voter Forum in Norcross

ATTENTION NEWLY-REGISTERED AND FIRST-TIME VOTERS:
Do you have questions about the voting process?

Want to know where to vote early?

Want to know how to vote absentee?

Need information on what documents you need or what to expect when you arrive at the polls? 

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Voter Registration: Hispanic Health Fair & Other Locations

GALEO will be registering people to vote at the 2014 Feria Hispana de la Salud.  If you are interested in volunteering to register voters, please contact Samuel@galeo.org or sign-up online at: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0b48a4aa28a5fd0-galeo

10:00AM – 2:00PM
Our Lady of the Americas Catholic Mission

4603 Lawrenceville Highway
Lilburn, Georgia 30047

In partnership with the Hispanic Health Coalition of Georgia and Portal de Salud.

 

We will also be at two other locations at Big Lots on Saturday from 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM.

Duluth Big Lots:  3950 Venture Drive, Duluth, GA 30096
Snellville Big Lots:  2280 East Main St., Snellville, GA

#GALatinoVote

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Religion Newswriters Association Pre-Conference: Immigration

Religion Newswriters Association Pre-Conference:  Immigration

RNA Pre-Conference Schedule

Register here:  https://emorylaw.wufoo.com/forms/religion-newswriters-association-preconference/
8:30am – 10:30am: Transport from Decatur Marriott
8:30am – 9:30am: Breakfast
9:15am – 9:30am: Welcome

9:30am – 11:00am: PANEL 1 – Midterm 2014: Religion, Immigration & Politics
Despite, or perhaps, as a result of the gridlock in Washington over comprehensive
immigration, the political salience of immigration continues to grow. How will
immigration affect the mid-term election, and how are religious communities and
religious beliefs impacting the electorate?

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