Post Tagged with: "New York Immigration Coalition"

Make the Road NY and the New York Immigration Coalition said that they will not let their guard down this year in their fight for immigrants. (Photo courtesy of Make the Road New York)

Immigrant Organizations Vow to Keep Pressure to Fight Trump

Immigration January 3, 2019 at 3:02 pm

Leaders of the city’s foremost pro-immigrant organizations vow to pursue local and national initiatives in 2019, including the fight for statewide driver’s licenses and opposing Trump’s wall, El Diario La Prensa reports.

How Gang Databases and Detentions Affect Communities

How Gang Databases and Detentions Affect Communities

A new study from the New York Immigration Coalition and the CUNY School of Law’s Immigrant & Non-Citizen Rights Clinic describes how innocent immigrants are being swept up in the government’s targeting of gangs.

(Photo by Kenneth Lu, Creative Commons license)

Report Denounces Uneven Legal Assistance for NY Immigrants

Immigration, New York February 23, 2018 at 6:04 pm

A report denounces a lack of transparency in the distribution of free legal defense resources, and criticizes that people convicted of serious crimes are being left out, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

(Photo via Long Island Wins)

FOILing ICE for Info on Gang Membership Criteria

Immigration, Latino, Long Island November 30, 2017 at 4:12 pm

The New York Immigration Coalition is seeking information that will answer questions about the “Operation Matador” program, Long Island Wins reports.

Financial Empowerment for Immigrants: A New Guide

Financial Empowerment for Immigrants: A New Guide

Business, Communities, Education, Immigration June 20, 2017 at 9:46 pm

The New York Immigration Coalition and Qualitas of Life Foundation have issued a new financial guide for immigrants.

(Photo via El Diario)

ICE Arrests Dozens in NY

Immigration, Latino April 6, 2017 at 5:30 pm

The latest ICE operation in the New York area ended with 31 immigrants detained – mostly in Queens and on Long Island, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Silvia Arias and Franky Castro expect the City to offer more support to immigrants seeking a better future.  (Photo courtesy of Make the Road New York via El Diario)

City Hall Asked to Devote More Funds to Immigrants

Government, Immigration, New York May 24, 2016 at 4:03 pm

As the city prepares to approve the 2017 fiscal year budget, activist groups are making a final push to get authorities to support programs in immigrant communities, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito during her state of the city speech on Feb. 17, in which she pledged that NYC will protect its immigrants.  (Screen shot from NYC Council video on @MMViverito)

More Immigrants Expected to Seek Protection in NYC

Immigration, New York February 20, 2017 at 6:02 pm

In light of measures taken by the Trump administration, local elected officials and organizations expect a potential influx of immigrants from other states seeking protection in New York City, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Lacking a driver’s license makes it difficult for undocumented people to perform everyday errands such as taking their children to school or go grocery shopping. (Photo from New York Immigration Coalition via El Diario)

Renewed Calls for Driver’s Licenses for Undocumented New Yorkers

New York, Transportation February 1, 2017 at 5:21 pm

With the “Green Light NY Driving Together” campaign, activists seek once again to pressure the state legislature to allow undocumented immigrants to obtain driver’s licenses, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Breaking Language Barriers at NYC’s Public Hospitals
New York City’s public hospitals are doing a much better job of providing translation and interpretation services than they did some years ago, and the costs to NYC Health + Hospitals are mounting.

Breaking Language Barriers at NYC’s Public Hospitals

New York City’s public hospitals are doing a much better job of providing translation and interpretation services than they did some years ago, and the costs to NYC Health + Hospitals are mounting.

From left: Phyllis Coven, district director of the USCIS NY, Assistant District Attorney Mayerling Rivera of the Manhattan DA Office’s Immigrant Affairs Program, and Camille Mackler, director of Legal Initiatives at the New York Immigration Coalition. (Photo by Roshan Abraham for Voices of NY)

USCIS Warns of Scams in Immigrant Communities

Representatives of the USCIS, the Manhattan District Attorney and the New York Immigration Coalition spoke with community and ethnic journalists about the ways in which immigrants can avoid immigration services scams.

Video  by Anuz Thapa

A March to Support #immigrantNY

Featured Posts, Immigration, Manhattan, Video December 19, 2016 at 12:18 pm

New Yorkers marked International Migrants Day on Dec. 18 with a rally and march to Trump Tower in support of immigrants.

Rep. Nydia Velázquez, with Council member Carlos Menchaca and Steven Choi, from the New York Immigration Coalition, announce the march, which will take place on Sunday, Dec. 18, in Manhattan on International Migrants Day. (Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario)

Marching for Immigrant Justice to Trump Tower

Immigration, Manhattan December 16, 2016 at 4:21 pm

Local leaders and pro-immigrant activists announced a massive anti-Trump rally for this Sunday, coinciding with International Migrants Day, at the U.N. and Trump Tower, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Jose Cochancela, 45, an undocumented man from Ecuador, pays taxes and has lived in the U.S. for the last 14 years. Irma Bermudez, 40, from El Salvador, voted yesterday, but is worried about her undocumented family and nephews. (Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario)

‘Now I Will Be Very Scared To Walk Freely On The Street’

Elections 2016, Immigration, New York November 10, 2016 at 4:24 pm

As pro-immigrant organizations say that now more than ever they will not let their guard down, Hispanics in New York live in fear of deportation in the wake of Donald Trump’s win, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Lower Naturalization Costs in NYC, Stringer Urges

Lower Naturalization Costs in NYC, Stringer Urges

Government, Immigration, New York February 10, 2016 at 5:19 pm

NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer released a report urging that moves be taken at both the federal and local level to reduce the high cost of obtaining citizenship.

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