Update from OC for Darfur | Friday, May 15th

Hi everyone,

I hope you will join us at the first ever Orange County Rally for Darfur this Sunday.  This walk is being sponsored by Jewish World Watch and numerous Orange County Synagogues.

Sunday, May 17th at 2:30p

Mile Square Regional Park
16400 Brookhurst St.
Fountain Valley 92708
* meeting behind the Rec center (turn in on Heil)

Come with your pets, friends and family.  Click here for more information.  See you Sunday.

Anshul Mittal
Orange County for Darfur

::: other updates  :::

April was Genocide Prevention Month and OC for Darfur organized and participated in numerous events

  • Rummage Sale for Darfur
  • Ghosts of Rwanda screening
  • Discussion with Gabriel Stauring (of SGN) and Khen Rinpoche (Tibetan Buddhist monk) on compassion and action
  • Talk at CSU Fullerton’s Social Justice Summit
  • Meeting with the offices of Loretta Sanchez, Gary Miller and John Campbell
  • “In Darfur” performances at Tapestry UUC and Chapman University.

See photographs for some of these events.

Cast, crew and audience of "In Darfur" stand in solidarity for Genocide Prevention Month

Cast, crew and audience of "In Darfur" stand in solidarity for Genocide Prevention Month

::: upcoming events :::

Tuesday, May 26 at 6:30p  OC for Darfur planning meeting
Patty’s office, Newport Beach
We have meetings every other Tuesday. If you’d like to get involved and help with the planning of any of these activities, we would love to have you come and attend.  For more information, visit our website at http://ocfordarfur.org.

Friday, June 5th at 6:30p  Screening of “The Greatest Silence”

Sisters of St. Joseph, Orange
Since 1998, a brutal war has been raging in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Over 4 million people have died. And there are the uncountable casualties: the many tens of thousands of women and girls who have been systematically kidnapped, raped, mutilated and tortured by soldiers from both foreign militias and the Congolese army.  Join the viewing and discussion afterwards. There is no fee to participate. Click here for more information.


About Anshul
I feel therefore I am.

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