Second Generation
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Meet & Greet with Kay Yu & Anthony Kyriakakis

Saturday, May 4, 2019, 4:00-5:30PM

Home of Rebecca Poyourow & Paul Roberts, 445 Lyceum Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19128

Second Generation is proud to support the judicial campaigns of Kay Yu and Anthony Kyriakakis for Philadelphia Common Pleas. Please join us for a meet and greet with our endorsed judicial candidates.

 

Meet & Greet with Kay Yu

Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 6:00-8:00PM

Home of Aleena Sorathia, 1315 Webster St, Philadelphia, PA 19147

Second Generation is proud to support the judicial campaign of Kay Yu for Philadelphia Common Pleas. Please join us for a meet and greet with one of our endorsed judicial candidates.

 

Fundraiser for Marwan Kreidie

Sunday, April 14, 2019, 4:00-6:00PM

Fergie’s Pub @ 1214 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Marwan Kreidie’s family settled in Philadelphia after fleeing a civil war in Lebanon. He has spent the majority of his professional career in public service. Marwan is a dedicated and accomplished community organizer and public official, and has been affecting change in Philadelphia and Pennsylvania for over 30 years.

 

Fundraiser for Erika Almirón

Wednesday, April 10, 2019, 5:30-7:00PM

Plaza Garibaldi @ 935 Washington Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19147

Erika Almirón is a working class woman of color and the daughter of Paraguayan immigrants. She has spent over 20 years organizing workers, students, women, immigrants and the poor to fight for their human rights.

 

Fundraiser for Jamie Gauthier

SUNday, March 31, 2019, 4:30-6:30PM

Team Jamie Headquarters @ 5121 Baltimore Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19143

Jamie Gauthier is the daughter of a Caribbean immigrant and was raised in West Philadelphia, where she now raises her two sons. She is a graduate of Central High School, Temple University, and the University of Pennsylvania. Gauthier, an urban planner and community activist, left her position as Executive Director of the Fairmount Park Conservancy in order to challenge longtime incumbent Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell.

 

Fundraiser for Fernando Treviño

Saturday, March 9, 2019, 10:00-11:30AM

Blue Corn @ 940 S. 9th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147

Fernando Treviño, who resides in South Philadelphia, is an immigrant from Mexico who moved to the United States as an adult. He has advocated for other immigrants as an attorney, as a grassroots organizer, and as the founder of the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant and Multicultural Affairs in Philadelphia.

 

Fundraiser for Kay Yu

Saturday, January 19, 2019, 3:00-4:30PM

Dim Sum House @ 3939 Chestnut St, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104

Second Generation is proud to support the historic campaign of celebrated attorney Kay Yu. From undocumented immigrant to Ivy League lawyer, Kay's journey is an inspiration to dreamers everywhere. She is now running for Common Pleas judge in Philadelphia. Kay has a history of breaking barriers, and would be the first ever Korean-American judge in Pennsylvania history.