Post Tagged with: "CUNY Citizenship Now!"

Rally for solidarity against the deportation of immigrants in front of 26 Federal Plaza. (Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario)

City Budget’s $46M in Aid for Immigrants Not Enough, Activists Say

Government, Immigration, New York July 12, 2018 at 6:15 pm

The New York City Council assigned $46 million in funds for free lawyers and other programs shielding immigrants against the Trump administration, but activists say this is insufficient, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Volunteers assisted Dominican applicant Alberto Jorge (right) and his son Jorge Alberto (left). (Photo by Pablo Ayerra via El Diario)

600 Immigrants Receive Free Counseling at Citizenship Now

Immigration, Latino, New York, Social Services July 3, 2018 at 3:33 pm

Hundreds of immigrants, the majority of them Hispanic, obtained free citizenship counseling from volunteers and lawyers at the 16th edition of Citizenship Now!, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Volunteer Griselda Reyes answers calls for the Citizenship Now! campaign at CUNY (Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario)

Citizenship Now! Sees Record Calls in First Two Days

Immigration, New York April 27, 2016 at 5:36 pm

The ongoing Citizenship Now! campaign is registering a record number of calls in its first two days and is being visited by local politicians offering support, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Vanessa Castaño was born in Colombia and is in the process of becoming a U.S. citizen. (Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario)

Citizenship Now! Campaign Kicks Off in NYC

Immigration, New York April 25, 2016 at 5:11 pm

The CUNY-Daily News initiative, in collaboration with El Diario, will offer answers on immigration-related topics until April 29, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

The Citizenship Now! call-in campaign has been held for the past 14 years. (Photo by Elena Torres via El Diario)

Annual ‘Citizenship Now!’ Campaign Kicks Off

Immigration, New York April 13, 2016 at 5:14 pm

Free and confidential immigration assistance for New Yorkers in more than 15 languages will be available between April 25 and 29, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

at the tips clinic in elmhurst  (photo by anuz that for voices of NY)

One-Day TPS Clinic Helps 135 Nepalese

Featured Posts, Immigration, South Asian, Voices' Picks August 7, 2015 at 11:43 am

A large clinic for Nepalese seeking TPS was held by the New York Immigration Coalition and other organizations in Elmhurst, Queens.

Nisha Agarwal, commissioner of the Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs, speaking at the roundtable on citizenship. (Photo by Jennifer Lehman for Voices of NY)

Getting the Word Out on Citizenship

Featured Posts, Immigration, New York, Voices' Picks June 30, 2014 at 8:15 pm

A campaign to help immigrants navigate the process will offer a workshop in the Bronx.