Interfaith Immigration Vigil (not at JRC)

JRC members Tina and Gonzalo Escobar have made it their mission to advocate for immigrants facing deportation and separation from their families.

Other JRC members are welcome join them the first Friday of every month for an interfaith prayer vigil at the Detention Center,1930 Beach St., Broadview, IL. Meet at the JRC parking lot at 5:45am for a carpool to the vigil which begins at 7:15am. Carpools return to JRC around 9:00am. 


For more information, contact Tina and Gonzalo Escobar at  [email protected]

View a short video about two nuns who inspired the vigil (courtesy of WTTW and Jay's Chicago)

Date and Time: 
Repeats every month on the first Friday until Fri Aug 04 2017 except Fri Sep 04 2015, Fri Oct 02 2015, Fri Nov 06 2015, Fri Dec 04 2015.
Friday, January 1, 2016 - 7:15am to 8:15am
Friday, February 5, 2016 - 7:15am to 8:15am
Friday, March 4, 2016 - 7:15am to 8:15am
Friday, April 1, 2016 - 7:15am to 8:15am
Friday, May 6, 2016 - 7:15am to 8:15am
Friday, June 3, 2016 - 7:15am to 8:15am
Friday, July 1, 2016 - 7:15am to 8:15am
Friday, August 5, 2016 - 7:15am to 8:15am
Friday, September 2, 2016 - 7:15am to 8:15am
Friday, October 7, 2016 - 7:15am to 8:15am
Friday, November 4, 2016 - 7:15am to 8:15am
Friday, December 2, 2016 - 7:15am to 8:15am
Friday, January 6, 2017 - 7:15am to 8:15am
Friday, February 3, 2017 - 7:15am to 8:15am
Friday, March 3, 2017 - 7:15am to 8:15am
Friday, April 7, 2017 - 7:15am to 8:15am
Friday, May 5, 2017 - 7:15am to 8:15am
Friday, June 2, 2017 - 7:15am to 8:15am
Friday, July 7, 2017 - 7:15am to 8:15am
Friday, August 4, 2017 - 7:15am to 8:15am
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