The BorderLinks Board of Directors is in the middle of a 3-year effort to raise $100,000 – over and above BorderLinks' annual operating expenses. This important campaign, appropriately called the Leadership …Read more
Since 1987, BorderLinks has been facilitating delegations in the Arizona-Sonora region and beyond the border to Chiapas, the Copper Canyon, Chicago, and Santa Barbara. These immersion programs offer groups the …Read more
Looking for a way to engage your community around issues of immigration and the border? Our Community Workshops aim to provide educational dynamics and activities to groups who are either not …Read more
Learn more about the ways that BorderLinks practices sustainability in water use, energy use, and food production! BorderLinks' Sustainable Futures Program seeks to explore the complexities of our food system, …Read more
The Hogar de Esperanza y Paz (Home of Hope and Peace) is a community center located in the Bella Vista neighborhood of Nogales, Sonora on the Mexico-U.S. border. The goal …Read more
Delegations fill quickly and must be booked in advance in order to give enough preparation time. This is especially true for spring delegations. We encourage groups who are looking to …Read more
Are you an individual looking to join a group on a BorderLinks delegation? If your answer is yes, consider joining a Unitarian Universalist College of Social Justice delegation! There are upcoming …Read more
Ken Kennon: Inspiring Action By: Alex Devoid Rev. Ken Kennon is a retired minister of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and …Read more
BorderLinks Board Member Todd Miller has a new book out called "Border Patrol Nation: Dispatches from the Frontline of Homeland Security," which you can find online here through City Lights!
Todd was also featured in two events at the Tucson Festival of Books - click below for more.
The Tucson community and our national and international supporters keep us going and propel our work forward in so many ways. Here is one of the gifts we have received. One of our Harvard Divinity participants wrote a song following his BorderLinks experience and posted it to our Facebook wall in late December, 2013. In case you haven't seen it yet, it's pretty amazing in our book and encapsulates a lot of what we hope people get out of border immersion.
Without further ado, here is "Paper" by Andrew Porter: Andrew Porter: "Paper" If you are so moved, please share on!
La Cocina, in downtown Tucson, was the host for another successful fundraiser for BorderLinks on Dec 3rd. This quaint outdoor cafe in Old Town Artisans generously donates 10% of the evening's profit to Tucson's non-profits. Thank you to all who made it a special evening, we truly appreciate the continued support of our work!
Read more and see event photos by clicking below:
North Carolina Cooperative Extension, Arizona State University, Lake Forest, SOA Watch, Whitman College, Unitarian Universalist Association, Duke University (Duke Engage), Portland Jesuit High School, University of Denver, Social Action Summer Institute, St. Andrews UMC, Mennonite Church USA, Murray Hills Christian Church, Los Feliz UMC
To see the complete list of our delegations, click here.