You kiss your daughter goodbye and send her off to school. You wish her luck on her spelling test, and tell her you can’t wait to hear all about it later that evening. But you won’t see her later. She’ll come home to an empty house and not know where you are.Read More
Our 16th site is in California and the only JFON site in close proximity to the U.S.-Mexico Border.Read More
Tens of thousands of ordinary Syrians have disappeared over the last four years. They are taken from their homes, schools, offices, and markets. There is always some place where they were last seen. But they are never seen again.
Tarek almost became one of the legion of disappeared himself.Read More
“Because I believe the president’s orders are wrong,” Angela told him. “This is not the America I love. And we want to show you that you are welcome here.”Read More
I wanted our Muslim brothers and sisters to know that as a Christian, I was standing with them.Read More
If we learned anything these past few days, it is that the law, the courts, and lawyers are crucial in this fight to protect and defend our immigrant, refugee, and asylee neighbors.Read More
Iowa JFON Celebrates a Victory for Love and Family.
There was no guarantee of a happy ending. It would take courage, faith, and lots of hard work from Iowa JFON to keep this new family together.