Updated 2016 RCUSA Local Congressional Visit Toolkit – Focus on November & December Actions

October 26, 2016

The updated RCUSA 2016 Local Congressional Visit Toolkit discusses how you can help increase resources for refugee protection & resettlement, with advocacy strategies specific to actions needed in November and December.  Sections include:

  • Current Update: Refugee Funding for 2017 & The Need for Action
  • Meet with Your Senators and Representatives
  • Action Alert: Call Congress
  • Sample Letter to Send your Members of Congress
  • Current Legislation that Would Impact Refugees
  • Change the Dialogue & Push for Change through Social Media
  • Funding for the Office of Refugee Resettlement
  • Funding for the Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration