Immersion begins Sunday, March 1st
Participants in this SJE will examine the situation of migrants seeking asylum at the U.S.-Mexican border. They will also spend a week with Al Otro Lado in Tijuana, Mexico. Al Otro Lado is a binational legal services organization with offices in Los Angeles, San Diego, and Tijuana, México. They provide direct service to deportees, migrants, asylum seekers, and asylum seeking parents who have been forcibly separated from their children by US immigration officials. Participants will assist with interpretation, data entry, caring for children, preparing food, and providing other assistance to the organization.
Apply to this Experience here.
Leader AND participant applications are due Friday, November 15th.
Participants will fly for the immersion component of this Experience.
Cost: $750 Participants: 5