Pastors for Peace Friendshipment Caravan to Cuba

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Monday, June 17, 2019 - 17:30 to 21:00

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PASTORS FOR PEACE CARAVAN TO CUBA AT CARBONDALE UNITARIAN FELLOWSHIP
The 30th IFCO/Pastors for Peace Friendshipment Caravan to Cuba will arrive Monday June 17, 2019.   Monday’s event will begin at 5:30 P.M. with Latin music.  A Cuban inspired dinner will be served starting at 6:00 P.M.  Following dinner an update on Cuba will be provided by Fr. Luis Barrios, Ph.D., professor of Psychology, Criminal Justice, Latin American and Ethnic Studies, John Jay College, CUNY.  He serves as president of the board of the Interreligious Foundation for Community Organization (IFCO), the parent organization of Pastors for Peace.  The event is free and open to the public; donations will be collected to benefit the work of Pastors for Peace.  The event is sponsored by the Peace Coalition of Southern Illinois, the CUF Social Action Committee and the Church of the Good Shepherd UCC. Volunteers to help prepare and serve dinner, please contact Georgeann Hartzog, <georgeannhartzog@gmail.com>