Stranger No More: Welcoming the Stranger in Our Midst

“The Church is Mother, and her motherly attention is expressed with special tenderness and closeness to those who are obliged to flee their own country and exist between rootlessness and integration.” Pope FrancisThis workshop looks at the global migration trends and the Church’s response to human suffering around the world and in the United States and will provide practical tools for teaching about global solidarity.  


Jenifer Call

After teaching as a volunteer in the ESL program, Jenifer Call joined SFBFS as the Cultural Orientation and Citizenship Coordinator in November 2015. In this role, she teaches Cultural Orientation classes to newly arrived refugees, coordinates community Citizenship Classes, manages a team of volunteer teachers and interpreters, and assists with other Refugee Resettlement work. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Political History and will soon complete a Master of Education degree.Sponsored by Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services’ (SFBFS)