Immigration Law Society holds fundraiser for asylum seekers charity
By Emory University School of Law | Emory Law | March 1, 2013
Emory Law’s Immigration Law Society and Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen and Loewy, LLP, will host a reception and screening of the documentary “Rain in a Dry Land,” as a fundraiser for the Georgia Asylum and Immigration Network.
The event begins at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, in Emory Law’s Tull Auditorium.
The film will be preceded by a reception and talk by William E. Hoffmann Jr., the network’s senior counsel. GAIN is a nonprofit organization that provides pro bono representation for asylum seekers and immigrants who are victims of domestic violence and human trafficking.
Suggested donations are $15 for non-students and $5 for students. Non-students may purchase in advance for $13. The reception includes beer, wine and light refreshments. For tickets, contact Maura Finn of GAIN at mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org.
Co-sponsors for the event are the Emory Public Interest Committee, Black Law Students Association, Latin American Law Students Association, Iraqi Refugee Assistance Project, and the International Law Society.