News & Views

In the News: HIAS Pennsylvania joins others to protest on Tisha B’Av

HIAS Pennsylvania Executive Director Cathryn Miller-Wilson joined the Philadelphia Jewish Community at These We Cry Out: A Tisha B’Av Vigil… MORE

In the News: Jewish Organizations Advocate for Refugee Program

The Jewish Exponent highlighted the Jewish response to the possible shutdown of the Refugee Program. “We are extremely concerned, as… MORE

In the News: Cathryn Miller-Wilson speaks out against Public Charge Rule

HIAS Pennsylvania Executive Director Cathryn Miller-Wilson expressed her frustration about the new public charge rule in the Philadelphia Inquirer: “…low-income… MORE

In the News: Cathryn Miller-Wilson speaks at Anti-Gun Violence Rally

HIAS Pennsylvania joined organizations across the city, including many Jewish leaders, for a vigil on August 6 calling to end… MORE

In the News: Profile of Attorney Catherine Baggiano highlights partnership with HIAS PA

Catholic Philly profiled Catherine Baggiano and her work helping individuals naturalize. The article highlighted her partnership with HIAS Pennsylvania to… MORE

In the News: HIAS PA and others marshal support for admitting more refugees

On August 4th, HIAS Pennsylvania, Nationalities Service Center, and Refugee Congress organized a rally to call on the administration to… MORE

In the News: Philadelphia joins SAFE Network

HIAS Pennsylvania has helped lead to charge to provide lawyers for detained immigrants in deportation proceedings in Philadelphia.  Philadelphia has… MORE

In the News: Philippe Weisz talks immigration on KYW

Managing Attorney Philippe Weisz talks about the border, deportations and more with immigrants’ rights activist Miguel Andrade of Juntos, constitutional… MORE

In the News: What does it mean to use the phrase “Concentration Camp”

The Jewish Exponent asked many Jewish leaders in our community about Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s statements that referred to the migrant detention… MORE

In the News: Young and undocumented in Philly

WHYY profiled Keyri Artillero, an undocumented teen in the Philadelphia community. We are proud to be highlighted for our work… MORE