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Tell Congress to Support the Asylum Seeker Work Authorization Act

There is no good reason for preventing asylum seekers in the United States from contributing their much-needed skills to the… MORE

Bienvenidos a Filadelfia Paquete de Ayuda Legal / Welcome to Philadelphia Legal Immigration Packet

Paquete legal migratorio de información y recursos legales para la comunidad inmigrante en Filadelfia|Legal immigration packet with information and resources… MORE

CALL YOUR STATE LEGISLATOR on Tuesday, April 25th, in support of HB769: Driver’s Licenses for All!

Pennsylvania, as well as most states, used to permit driver’s licenses for any resident who passed the test, but that… MORE

Updates: Humanitarian Parole Extension for Ukrainians / Оновлення: Продовження гуманітарного умовно-дострокового звільнення для українців

Find updates here about the Humanitarian Parole extension for Ukrainians who were paroled into the U.S. Between February 24, 2022,… MORE

Oppose the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS’) Proposed Rule, “Circumvention of Lawful Pathways” – Deadline March 27, 2023

Read HIAS PA’s Agency Letter in Opposition to Circumventing Legal Pathways Proposed Rules   Submit your comment in opposition to… MORE

Programa de Refugiados y Permisos Humanitarios para Menores Centroamericanos (CAM) / Central American Minors (CAM) Refugee and Parole Program

El Programa de Refugiados y Permisos Humanitarios para Menores Centroamericanos (CAM) proporciona a ciertos menores cualificados que son nacionales de… MORE

Oppose USCIS’ Proposed Fee Increases to Naturalization NOW (deadline March 6, 2023)

We want to urge HIAS PA clients and supporters to weigh-in on proposed naturalization fee hikes. The NALEO Educational Fund… MORE

Migrant Bus Advocacy Scripts

Note: These scripts can be used to contact your legislators through postcards, letters, emails, phone calls, social media posts, and… MORE

Title 42: Myths and Facts

Many of you may have followed, at least vaguely, the seemingly hysterical back and forth litigation about Title 42. And… MORE

After-school Program Volunteer

Position Summary: HIAS PA is in partnership with Northeast Community Church in which HIAS PA staff and volunteers provide after-school… MORE

G'mar chatima tova.

HIAS Pennsylvania's office will be closed on Monday, September 25th, in observance of Yom Kippur. 

TONIGHT (4/20) - Join us ONLINE at the 2023 Golden Door Awards!

Join us ONLINE at 6:45PM TONIGHT, Thursday, April 20th, for HIAS PA's 2023 Golden Door Awards: United for Immigrants!

Happy Passover from HIAS Pennsylvania!HIAS PA is closed in observance of the Jewish holiday of Passover

HIAS Pennsylvania will be closed in observance of the Jewish holiday of Passover from 1PM on Wednesday, April 5th through Friday, April 7th, and on Wednesday, April 12th and Thursday, April 13th.

Join us at the 2023 Golden Door Awards!United for Immigrants

The Golden Door Awards is HIAS Pennsylvania's annual fundraiser. Your generous support helps us serve low-income immigrants from all over the world as they build new lives in our community.

Building closed until further noticeHIAS PA remains open!

HIAS PA’s physical offices at 600 Chestnut Street are CLOSED until further notice due to a burst pipe in the building.

Our organization remains open, and HIAS PA staff continue to work remotely at this time.

Please call (215) 832-0900 with any questions.

Building closed until further noticeHIAS PA remains open!

HIAS PA’s physical offices at 600 Chestnut Street are CLOSED until further notice due to a burst pipe in the building.

Our organization remains open, and HIAS PA staff continue to work remotely at this time.

Please call (215) 832-0900 with any questions.

TONIGHT: Join us at the table!Join us for Thankful Together!

Thankful Together, formerly known as Refugee Thanksgiving, is happening TONIGHT at 6PM!

Register here to join us tonight: https://hiaspa1.wpengine.com/event/thankful-together-2021/

Celebrate our volunteers who make this all possible!Click here at 11:45AM to join our Annual Meeting!

Click here to join our virtual Annual Meeting!

The Annual Meeting starts at noon, but join us at 11:45AM for an informal chat before the event!

POSTPONED! Speed Advocacy: Afghanistan

Today's Speed Advocacy: Afghanistan Facebook Live event has been postponed due to a worldwide Facebook outage. We will update you as soon as possible about rescheduling the event.