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

Klasko Scholarship

Thanks to a generous donation from Ron Klasko, HIAS Pennsylvania will be able to provide two students with $3,000 scholarships for… MORE

Agency Comment: Proposed Fee Hikes

The proposed fee hikes to immigration could prove disastrous to low-income immigrants, asylum-seekers, and refugees. Read the HIAS PA Agency… 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

Ask Me Anything 7: The Supreme Court and DACA


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

Love, not hate.

A year later, we remember the 11 people who lost their lives at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh…. MORE

The Day After: Reflections About the Refugees that We Created

The current anti-immigrant rhetoric is more than dismaying. It is a loud and clear tolling of the white supremacy bell…. MORE

Ask Me Anything 6: What is it like to be a Philly Neighbor?