JFON/MIRC hold 1st Refugee Clinic


JFON-MIRC Refugee clinic 2-2011

JFON-MIRC Refugee clinic 2-2011

On Staurday, February 12, JFON and Michigan Immigrant Rights Center (MIRC) served 15 refugees (4 families) who needed to make application for permanent residency.  These clients from Bhutan, Burma, Ehiopia, and Eriterea were resettled in West Michigan by Bethany Christian Services and Lutheran Social Services of Michigan.  Six (6) volunteers attorneys, four (4) law students and eight (8) other volunteers gave their time to this event.   These clinics will continue on a bi-monthly schedule throughout the year.