OUR EVENTS ARE DONE FOR THIS YEAR. LOOK FOR WRITE FOR RIGHTS IN DECEMBER 2021
Thanks to everyone who came through out Welcome Center and learned about Write for Rights. We had a wonderful online event, with 120 people in attendance
Online together on December 19, 2020, people all over California wrote letters, emails and posted on social media to help those around the world who have been harmed or jailed for their human rights work or beliefs. Over 400 messages of support were generated!
COMMUNITY Room: We wrote with entertainment and interaction in the Community Room. Thanks to our energetic hosts and performers.
BURUNDI – Germain Rukuki jailed for 32 years.
COLUMBIA – Jani Silva: threatened with death
PAKISTAN – Idris Khattak: abducted
SAUDI ARABIA – Nassima Al-Sada: jailed
TURKEY – Melike Balkan/ Ozgur Gur: LGBTQI rights.
USA – Teyonna Lofton: shot