Araceli enters sanctuary
On Aug. 8, 2017, Araceli Velasquez entered into sanctuary in Park Hill United Methodist Church and Temple Micah in Denver, Colorado.
In 2010, Araceli Velasquez was 19 years old when she fled for her life from El Salvador to the United States. Now she is married with three children, all citizens, in Colorado and is under threat of being deported back to the dangerous situation she tried to escape.
Watch a video recording of Araceli entering sanctuary.