IFCO/Pastors for Peace

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High-level Cuban Delegation Visits NYC 9/26/18

It was an honor for IFCO to play a key role in coordinating the first visit of President Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez to the United States. His visit to the historic Riverside Church will be remembered by the Cuba solidarity community for…

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IFCO’s 50th Anniversary

Here are some highlights from the 50th Anniversary Event      

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UN Once Again Denounces US Blockade of Cuba

1 November 2017 – The United Nations General Assembly on Wednesday adopted a resolution underlining the need to end the economic, commercial and financial embargo imposed by the United States against Cuba. In the resolution, the Assembly reiterated its call…

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Gail Walker Talks with Tavis Smiley on Eve of IFCO/Pastors for Peace Caravan

Check out the interview with IFCO Executive Director Gail Walker on PBS with Tavis Smiley! http://www.pbs.org/wnet/tavissmiley/interviews/humanitarian-gail-walker/

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ELAM Grads in the News!

ELAM graduate Dr. Arabia Mollette is featured in an NY Daily News article and video.   And Newark, NJ Mayor Ras Baraka recently led a delegation to Cuba to build bridges between Newark and Cuba.  During his visit he met…

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IFCO celebrates 50 years of struggle

Join us in celebrating 50 years of struggle! October 27, 2017 6-10pm 131 West 33rd Street – 2nd Floor Tickets are $50 — Purchase them on the DONATE page On the occasion of our 50th anniversary, IFCO renews its commitment to continue to support the…

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Join our 28th Friendshipment to Cuba

Join our 28th Friendshipment Caravan to Cuba this July (11-28), and be a part of challenging the US economic blockade of Cuba. https://ifconews.org/travel-to-cuba/ Application forms are available from friendshipmentcaravan@ifconews.org Deadline to apply:- May 1st 2017

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NYC Fidel Tribute 2/4/17

FIDEL HONORED IN NY AT HISTORIC SHABAZZ CENTER! On Saturday, February 4th, Fidel Castro, the late champion of the Cuban Revolution, will be saluted in a Memorial Tribute at the historic Malcolm X /Dr. Betty Shabazz Center. This moving gathering…

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IFCO/Pastors for Peace applauds US-Cuba Migration Agreement and important step towards true normalization

IFCO/Pastors for Peace welcomes the joint declaration of the governments of Cuba and the United States to work together for a safe and regulated migration between both countries. In ending the “Wet Foot/Dry Foot” policy, the Obama administration has made…

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¡El IRS ha removido nuestro estatus, pero no nos daremos por vencidos!

Querida familia de IFCO: Ya es conocido que durante los últimos siete años, el Servicio de Rentas Internas (IRS por sus siglas en inglés) ha amenazado con quitarnos nuestro estatus libre de impuestos, principalmente por nuestro trabajo a favor de…

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