Woman, kids seeking asylum take sanctuary in Utah church

Woman, kids seeking asylum take sanctuary in Utah church

Vicky Chavez walks with Issabella, one of her daughters, in the First Unitarian Church in Salt Lake City. Chavez, a Honduran woman who came to the U.S. four years ago seeking asylum from an abusive boyfriend, says she’ll continue taking sanctuary in the Unitarian church where she’s been for the past six months.
Vicky Chavez, who is in sanctuary with her two daughters at the First Unitarian Church in Salt Lake City, is vowing to continue to fight for asylum. The family is among 44 people taking sanctuary in the U.S., according to information from Church World Service.
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