News & Views

At Christmas, as the White House and the world reject refugees, here’s how to help

As refugees continue to be rejected worldwide, does it make you want to take action? There are many ways to… MORE

Trump Administration’s Immigration Fees Would Hurt Immigrants in Philly and Nationwide

HIAS Pennsylvania Executive Director Cathryn Miller-Wilson’s thoughts on how the proposed fee hikes to immigration will prove to be dangerous… MORE

The Fee Hikes in the Works for Immigrants are Dangerous

HIAS Pennsylvania Executive Director Cathryn Miller-Wilson’s Op/Ed in the Jewish Exponent about how the recent proposed fee hikes could prove… MORE

In the News: Thanksgiving event gives immigrants a taste of American community

HIAS Pennsylvania’s Refugee Thanksgiving is one of our happiest and most fun events of the year. This year, over 200… MORE

In the News: Penn State Law Clinic Urges Pa. Public-Defender System for Immigrants Facing Deportation

“Immigration supporters say deportation can carry drastic consequences, including permanent family separation that harms spouses and children who are left… MORE

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