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  • First Evangelical Lutheran Church Palo Alto
  • First Presbyterian Church Palo Alto
  • First United Methodist Church Palo Alto
  • Network of Spiritual Progressives
  • Palo Alto Friends Meeting
  • St. Thomas Aquinas Parish, Palo Alto (Catholic)
  • Social Action Committee of the Redwood City Unitarian-Universalist Fellowship
  • Trinity Church in Menlo Park (Episcopal)
  • Unitarian Universalist Church of Palo Alto
  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Los Gatos
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Multifaith Voices for Peace and Justice - Event
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August 2019

Daily Vigil for Compassion at our Borders

When: Thursday, August 08 2019 @ 12:00 pm - - 12:30pm
Event Type: Sponsored Events
Contact: Nechama Tamler
Where: El Camino and Page Mill Road
Palo Alto, CA
Description: A grassroots group of concerned citizens have announced a daily multifaith vigil beginning Sunday, July 21, to peacefully protest the U.S. governments treatment of children and asylum seekers at our southern border. This daily vigil will continue through Friday, Aug. 9, Saturdays excluded. This 3-week period coincides with a period of mourning on the Jewish calendar, invoking sadness over multiple experiences of loss of home, displacement, discrimination and loss. All are welcome to attend.
This event is sponsored by MVPJ and Bend the Arc.

(See event web page)