Next week Pope Francis’ visit to the United States will bring our core issues to the forefront. This is a unique moment in America, as the attention of millions will be drawn into conversations about income inequality, immigration, racial justice and climate change when they are highlighted during the papal visit.
Colorado Connection: Vigil & Foot Washing for Immigrants, the Imprisoned & Workers
Saturday, September 26, 2015, 10:00 AM, GEO Immigration Detention Center, 30th Avenue & Peoria in Aurora
Joining SEIU’s “Breakfast with the Pope” Live Chat
On Thursday morning, Sept. 24, Pope Francis will address a joint session of the U.S. Congress at the Capitol in Washington, D.C. This leader of millions will hold the attention of a deeply divided Congress to address the need for better action on the issues we fight for every day. Members can join in and share their reactions to the speech as it happens by signing on to our live chat at SEIU.org. The social media toolkit includes an email and social media graphics you can use to share this information with your members.
Journeying with SEIU Pilgrims Virtually
Worker members from across the country will journey to Washington, D.C., and Philadelphia to witness the Pope Francis’ public address. Engage with these pilgrim ambassadors by following SEIU and #PeoplesPope on Facebook and Twitter.