News & Views

Reflections on two tragedies

“We live in a strange time marred by misery Pure hearts are taken from us daily” Osama Herkel, one of… MORE

Ask Me Anything: What Does Immigration Reform Look Like?

Darcy Gallego, the Legislative Associate at the Immigration Hub, discussed the Immigration Hub’s Action Steps for real immigration reform with HIAS PA’s Executive Director, Cathryn Miller-Wilson!

Farhan Ali Appointed to HIAS Pennsylvania’s Board

Farhan Ali Appointed to HIAS Pennsylvania’s Board

Honoring Yoella Epstein, Esq.

Meet Our Staff: Kerry Coughlin

“One of my favorite things is when Philly Neighbors develop strong friendships with the clients they’re working with, and stay… MORE

HIAS Pennsylvania promotes Jennifer M. Joseph to Deputy Director and Chief DEI Officer

HIAS Pennsylvania promotes Jennifer M. Joseph to Deputy Director and Chief DEI Officer HIAS Pennsylvania is pleased to announce the… MORE

The injustices facing immigrants and refugees – Washington Post Letter to the Editor

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/letters-to-the-editor/the-injustices-facing-immigrants-and-refugees/2020/10/05/42fa8b52-04cb-11eb-b92e-029676f9ebec_story.html Regarding the Sept. 30 front-page article “Officials: ICE set to target ‘sanctuary’ jurisdictions”: Yet again, injustices facing immigrant communities have… MORE

Multilingual Chromebook Guides

We are excited to share a series of introductory Chromebook orientation videos for newcomer families created by HIAS Pennsylvania with support from HIAS, Inc.

The video series is currently available in English, Burmese, Dari, Kinyarwanda, and Swahili, and will soon be available in Arabic, Nepali, and Tigrinya. You can watch the videos on YouTube here! 

Watch the videos: https://www.youtube.com/c/HIASrefugees/playlists

Advocacy Round-Up: September/October 2020

Are you interested in advocating for immigrants, but don’t know where to start? Check out our resources on how to… MORE

Weekly Wins Round-up: September 2020

September marked six months since the start of the pandemic. Six months since our routines were abruptly upended. Six months… MORE

HIAS Pennsylvania is open for businessHIAS PA is open to new clients by phone only. Call 215-832-0900 to get immigration legal help.