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HIAS PA Advocates for Immigrant Health During COVID-19

Meagan Hume, HIAS Pennsylvania’s Health Coordinator, spoke at the House Democratic Policy Hearing on COVID-19 Disparities on July 15th, 2020…. MORE

Writing Public Comments about the Asylum Rule

Public Comments are due July 15th against the new Asylum Rules that make it almost impossible to claim asylum in… MORE

Weekly Wins Monthly Round-up: June

If there is one thing I have learned over these past couple of months, it is that we really are… MORE

Money restored for Philly program that provides legal counsel to immigrants

Thank you all for helping us #SavePaifup! https://www.inquirer.com/news/paifup-philadelphia-deportation-vera-kenney-gym-fels-hias-juntos-20200630.html Read more here.

Advocacy Roundup 6/30/2020

The Supreme Court happily ruled that the administration’s decision to end DACA violated the Administrative Procedure Act, and therefore DACA will… MORE

DACA Ruling Helps Local Israeli Seek US Citizenship

DACA Ruling Helps Local Israeli Seek US Citizenship

“My Conversation with a DREAMer”

Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro and HIAS Pennsylvania’s Latino Outreach and Immigration Services Coordinator Gerardo Jimenez Castillo discuss DACA.

Commemorating the MS St. Louis

Protect Legal Aid Programs for Immigrants Amid COVID-19

“Why this small piece and why now? Because the pandemic hit Black, indigenous and other communities of color, both in… MORE

Why We Need to #SavePAIFUP

“I want to share an excerpt of testimony that I submitted to City Council today to support the restoration of… MORE