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DFW Nonprofits Advocate for Humane Treatment of Migrant Children at Texas Border

Texas Care for Children reports that 37 Texas organizations, including several DFW nonprofits, have sent a letter to Governor Gregg Abbott and other Texas leaders to share their concerns about the treatment of children and adults at Texas-based immigration facilities.

Momentous Institute along with First 3 Years and Educational First Steps are advocating for the humane treatment of migrant children in immigration facilities and are urging Texas officials to consider the long-term consequences on the children from the lengthy stays at detention centers and separation from their parents.

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