ON HOLD As of late summer 2019…

The need for volunteers at the Brownsville bus station has lessened at this time.

This is why: Implementation of the Migrant Protection Protocol (MPP) has caused hundreds (and by some estimates more than 1,000) of migrants to be stranded at ports of entry in Matamoros. Instead of humanely releasing these immigrants to NGO partners these individuals are being forced to wait for months in tent cities without access to water or bathrooms.

This policy is currently being fought in court and should it be reversed, our call for volunteers to support the needs at the bus station will resume. 

Some of the tasks we perform at the bus station:

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