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Friends of Central America United in Support Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Friends of Central America United in Support


Collection includes minutes of meetings, correspondence, reports, flyers, newspaper clippings, publicity materials reference files.


  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1981-1983

Language of Material

Materials are in English.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research without restrictions.

Biographical / Historical

Friends of Central America United in Support; F.O.C.U.S.; interfaith group in Central New York State, founded in 1981 with the premise that poverty and violence in Central America can be linked to North American political and economic policies; supported the Sanctuary Movement and was affiliated with the Syracuse Sanctuary Project; raised funds for medical aid; provided speakers to address issues of concern of F.O.C.U.S.; held vigils and performed civil disobedience actions.


0.42 linear ft. (5 linear inches.)

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