CUBA: CONFRONTING COVID & THE U.S. BLOCKADE, THURS, JULY 8, 7:30PM

IFCO/PASTORS FOR PEACE----ZOOM Event & Fundraiser         July 8 at 7:30pm            Register at the zoom link HERE

Featuring:

Emily Thomas, IFCO/Pastors for Peace, will speak on Cuba's successes in fighting COVID & the progress in producing its own vaccines against the virus. Emily will discuss the strengthening of the US economic blockade under Trump and what Biden should do to change Cuba policy and so far hasn't.

 

Dr. Samira Addrey, ELAM Scholarship Coordinator, Graduate of ELAM, the Latin American School of Medicine in Havana, Cuba, and Coordinator of IFCO's Medical School Project.  Learn about these Cuban Government scholarships that have trained almost 200 young people from humble backgrounds in the US to become doctors and return home to serve medically under-served communities.

Questions and Answer following presentations.
This event is a fundraiser for IFCO/Pastors for Peace

 Sponsors:

* Interreligious Foundation for Community Organization/Pastors for Peace

* Peace Coalition of Southern Illinois

*CUF Social Action Committee

*Church of the Good Shepherd UCC.

 

 

Donation link HERE