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Can you help by donating some supplies? Drop off in Severna Park

From the coordinator of the Lighthouse shelter: I reached out to Department of Social Services and the Homeless Coordinator, and they have requested the following items: Cleaning supplies (specifically Lysol/Clorox) Hand sanitizer (any sizes) Toilet paper Microwaveable foods Thermometers Kids healthy snacks… (Approx 60)…

Severe Blood Shortage Due to Coronavirus Outbreak Please schedule an appointment to donate blood.

The American Red Cross now faces a severe blood shortage due to an unprecedented number of blood drive cancellations during this coronavirus outbreak. Healthy individuals are needed to donate now to help patients counting on lifesaving blood. Donating blood is a safe process and…

Please donate unused n95 masks!

Fellow WISE women – Emergency workers need your help to stay safe during this pandemic! WISE Women, We need your help. We have received requests from police officers, ER nurses and additional healthcare workers for the n95 masks. As many of you are aware…

Let’s get the Blueprint signed! Please help!

Things are moving quickly! The House has now officially passed (96-38) the Blueprint for Maryland’s Future and the next stop is Governor Hogan. We need to urge Governor Hogan to sign this legislation as quickly as possible We need your help to encourage him…

PLEASE email TODAY to ban cholrophyros!

The House passed HB 229 to ban chlorpyrifos–yay!! But unless the Senate votes to adopt the HB 229 version of the bill in the next 3 days, we will have to begin the process again in a special session later this year–oh Act now! We have 1-2…

TODAY- YOU can make a difference for women and children, please do! Contact you Reps!

As you may have heard the House and Senate are holding a marathon of sessions this weekend to try to wrap up as many bills as possible in the face of closures from the corona virus. They have sent their staff homes and are…

Anne Arundel County needs to shut down its 2 coal fire plants and help workers transition!

It’s passed time! Anne Arundel County needs to shut down its two coal fire plants and help these workers transition to good paying, safe jobs! That’s what SB 887/ HB 1545 Maryland Coal Community Transition Bill does! But Senator Beidle is still not on…

Tonight’s General Meeting Cancelled

Due to concerns about coronavirus and in an effort to keep our community safe, tonight’s Immigration Huddle meeting at the Severna Park Library is CANCELLED. We were looking forward to an informative presentation on refugees and do not take the decision to cancel lightly….

Support Due Process for Children!

From the Maryland ACLU: There is only one month left of the 2020 Maryland General Assembly session. We need your help to get a committee vote on one our priority bills – due process for children. Every day in Maryland, children entangled in the…

WISE Immigration huddle plans excellent general meeting for THIS Wednesday night. Please join us!

Please share! All are welcome! The Immigration Huddle will be sponsoring the WISE Wednesday, March 11th meeting at The Severna Park Library. The meeting will be from 6:30 -8:30 pm. We will have a wonderful guest speaker, Karen Green, who is on the national…