Justice for Our Neighbors

Social Justice Book Club: Evicted--Poverty and Profit in the American City

From date: 
Thu, 11/02/2017 - 7:00pm

Join the Woburn Public Library for a thoughtful discussion of Matthew Desmond's much lauded non-fiction book, Evicted, which takes a deep dive into one of the most urgent issues facing American today--poverty and economic exploitation. Copies are available at the library (get yours while they last), and no registration is necessary.  Light refreshments will be provided. 

Contact: Rebecca Meehan   7819330148   rmeehan@minlib.net

Nepalese/American Street-Food Fair flyer

Join the Lutheran Church of the Redeemer this Sunday, June 25 from 4-8pm at their Nepalese/American Street-Food Fair! It will be held at the church location, 60 Forest Park Rd., Woburn MA. There will be lots of good food, music & plenty of parking! The event is a fundraiser for Justice For Our Neighbors (JFON), to provide legal services for immigrants living in and near Woburn. 

Ticket prices are as follows:
$30 per person
$25 for seniors
$50 for couples
$80 for family of 4
$70 for family of 3
Kids under 8 eat free

Food available will include: Nepalese dumplings (momo), grilled veggies, corn on the cob, ribs, burgers & hot dogs, Newari-style spicy chicken (chhoila), Nepalese-style chicken (sekuwa), fruit salad & watermelon.