News & Views

Meet Our Staff: Shaloo Jose

“I never thought that there was this side of law where we could make a difference in client’s lives, in… MORE

Watch It Now: What’s Really Happening at the Border?

Every year on June 6th we commemorate the MS St. Louis, a ship bearing refugees fleeing Nazi Germany which was… MORE

Weekly Wins Round-Up: May 2021

Dear HIAS PA Supporter, 50% of adults in the United States are fully vaccinated against COVID-19! What a way to… MORE

What’s Happening in the Refugee Program?

In recent weeks, continuing shifts in federal policy have kept refugees in the news. We asked Jenny LaMotte, manager of… MORE

Who are the children coming from the border to Pennsylvania?

HIAS Pennsylvania is the state’s largest provider of immigration legal services to immigrant children and youth. We spoke with Tatiana… MORE

Citizenship Advocacy: May 2021

Have you (or someone you know) had difficulties applying for citizenship or another immigration benefit through USCIS?  On April 18,… MORE

With Six Month Deadline Looming, Biden Administration Risks Repeating Trump Failure On Green Cards For Liberian Immigrants

Pamela Roberts, a staff attorney representing more than a dozen LRIF applicants at HIAS Pennsylvania said: “Representing LRIF applicants who… MORE

The Reins of Power: How Immigration Law Has Evolved to Reflect Our Country’s Value System

In this episode of On Record PR, Leslie Richards goes on record with Cathryn Miller-Wilson, Executive Director of HIAS Pennsylvania, to discuss the history… MORE

Holidays Around the World – Ramadan

Men praying during Ramadan at the Shrine of Ali or “Blue Mosque” in Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan Holidays Around the World! Celebrate… MORE

Weekly Wins Round-Up: April 2021

Dear HIAS PA Supporter, I want to thank everyone who joined us at and donated to the 2021 Golden Door… MORE