Press Recognizes Texas IAF

Texas IAF leaders take the stage

IAF Celebrates 40 Years Making Texas BetterEl Paso Times [pdf]

Grassroots Grows Up, Texas Observer [pdf]

Ordinary People Acting ExtraordinarilySan Antonio Express News [pdf]

Austin Interfaith, COPS and the Big BangAustin American Statesman [pdf]

Austin Interfaith Celebrates 30 Years of Building PowerAustin American Statesman [pdf]

De los Santos: My Life-Changing Work with Valley Interfaith, Rio Grande Guardian [pdf]

Organizacion Que Ayuda a la Comunidad Inmigrante en Texas Cumple 40 Anos y se  Marca Nuevos ObjetivosLa Voz [pdf]

Interfaith Dialogue: Austin Group Celebrates 30 Years of Faith in ActionCatholic Spirit

TMO Focuses on ‘People Power’, Houston Chronicle

Faith Groups Joining in Larger Networks Celebrate 40 Years of Reducing Poverty in TexasNational Catholic Reporter

Grassroots Grows Up by the Texas ObserverQuorum Report

Texas IAF Fights Anti-‘Sanctuary’ Senate Bill 185

Texas IAF faith leaders across the state arrived at the Capitol to fight Senate Bill 185, which would outlaw sanctuary cities in Texas and threaten local efforts to build better relationships between police and communities.  Sponsored by State Senator Charles Perry, from Lubbock, the bill would prohibit cities from forbidding police to enforce immigration laws.

Click on testimony and press below:

Reverend John Ogletree of First Metropolitan Church and TMO

Reverend Carlos Zuniga of St. Pius X Catholic Church and Valley Interfaith

South Texas Groups to Oppose ‘Show Us Your Papers’ LegislationRio Grande Guardian

Religious Leaders Urge Senators to Protect Local CommunitiesNetwork of Texas IAF