Welcoming Refugees…do we?

October 8, 2019

Mary Jo Leddy

Mary Jo Leddy, author, activist,founder of Romero House, member of the Order of Canada and recipient of numerous  honorary doctorates will be the key-note speaker at a informational session at the Murchison centre in Charlottetown on Saturday November 16 from 1:00-4:00 p.m. 

Her presentation will be followed by a panel discussion, and small group discussions focusing on the blessings and the challenges of sponsoring refugees and aiding them to successfully integrate into our Island community. 

This is a free information session that affords a special opportunity to hear a passionate Canadian defender of welcoming refugees to this country and to participate in a dialogue with other Islanders of different faiths regarding this important social justice issue. 

You are encouraged to pre-register by calling the Diocesan Centre at 902-368-8005.