Carmela Hernandez

Carmela Hernandez has lived at Germantown Mennonite Church for nearly a year.
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Cherri Gregg
November 27, 2019 - 2:08 pm
Carmela Hernandez, a Mexican mother of four, will celebrate her second Thanksgiving Day in sanctuary. She is launching a new form of protest to bring attention to her case. Read more here.
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Germantown Mennonite Church.
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Justin Udo
July 14, 2019 - 1:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia church that is currently providing shelter to an undocumented family speaks out on the latest round of Immigration and Customs Enforcement raids across the country and the church's struggle to help keep the family from being deported. One of the first...
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Carmela Hernandez and her 14-year-old daughter, Keyri, held a press conference in the lobby of 2000 Market Street.
Cherri Gregg | KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
October 10, 2018 - 6:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An undocumented mother of four who has been holed up in a North Philadelphia church since last December and seeking asylum, left sanctuary Wednesday to hold a sit-in at the office of Pennsylvania Sen. Bob Casey. Carmela Hernandez and her 14-year-old daughter, Keyri,...
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