Nada Khader has been the Executive Director of WESPAC Foundation, a peace and justice action and educational network, since May 2001. She is responsible for running the day-to-day operations of the non-profit organization that has served the region since 1974. WESPAC works on a range of issues dealing with social, economic and racial justice, as well as foreign policy concerns.
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From RAPP!Happy February & Black History Month! RAPP has lots of exciting events coming up this month. Please join us where you can and help spread the word about Parole Justice! February 14th, All Day: Survivor Justice & Parole Justice Day of Action: As part of our effort to pass the Elder Parole and Fair & Timely Parole bills, we’re holding our 3rd annual Survivor Justice & Parole Justice Advocacy Day on Tuesday, February 14th. Please join us and invite your people :) RSVP here: docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe9uGyoOb3KadP3l9Fkss1fwpfBEjUdaqstkyE8Iz4b4oe7CA/viewform Flyer attached! February 22nd, 6:30 pm; RAPP Westchester & Hudson Valley Membership Meeting: Register here: us02web.zoom.us/j/86799585355#successPlease join on Zoom as we debrief our advocacy days, catch up with one another and discuss our work moving forward. February 23rd, 6pm: February New Member OrientationRSVP here:us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZItf-mqpj8vGtUeX6nI6RQg7aJIDAm3Uj8cYou’ll be part of a conversation about RAPP’s history, value, and work. Then you can sign up to become a member of one of our seven chapters and receive a t-shirt and membership card. If you can't attend any of the above events, there are still plenty of other ways to join in the fight for Parole Justice: Call + Email Legislators: Beginning this week, we're launching regional efforts across New York State to push lawmakers to pass the Elder Parole and Fair & Timely Parole bills. We're asking everyone to call and email your legislators every two days asking them to support parole justice. Use this phone2action tool (p2a.co/kimuQAs), which makes it as easy as possible, and pass it on to your neighbors to do the same. Phone Banking: To help promote turnout for our February 14th Advocacy Day we'll be phone banking altogether on Zoom. Schedule is below. Please respond directly if you're interested in helping phone bank! Tonight, Wednesday, February 1: 6:30-8:30pmThursday, February 2: 6:30-8:30pmSaturday, February 4: 1-3pmSunday, February 5: 3-5pmPlease gauge your capacity and join us where you can :) Much love to you all for your continued support as we push forward in our fight to #FreeOurElders and for #ParoleJusticeNY! ... See MoreSee Less