We offer a warm All Souls welcome to the new immigrant family we are now helping to sponsor from Afghanistan: Mohammed and Asma, and young sons Hamza and Hanzalah. Thank you to all those in our Migrant Solidarity Team who are working hard to support the family as they get settled in Falls Church, VA.
All Souls Passover Seder
Saturday, April 15 | 4:30 pm gather, 5-6:30 pm Program & Potluck.
A Multi-generational Social Justice Event. Seders are celebratory meals that pass on stories from one generation to the next, as Jewish peoples have done for centuries. We especially invite families with children to participate this year! Join in as we pass down All Souls traditions of spirituality, community, and social justice. Registration, potluck needs, and key volunteer opportunities will be available next week, so stay tuned.
Listen to Taquiena Boston, who was interviewed by Vann Newkirk for The Atlantic magazine podcast, Holy Week. This new 6-part series is about the events and impacts of the assassination of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in April 1968. She is one of the voices of Part 6. Taquiena started keeping a diary in 1968, at age 13 going on 14. The Atlantic staff discovered her diary via historian Marya McQuirter’s DC 1968 Project. https://www.theatlantic.com/podcasts/holy-week/
Housing and assistance: A Howard U alumna is seeking a D.C. carriage house to rent, or a room in a D.C. house with one matured and responsible female. She is a writer, teacher, and pet/house sitter. She can offer these services for a reduction in rent. Contact: WritingsbyKathryn@gmail.com.