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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

Jewish Organizations Urge US to Meet Refugee Resettlement Goal

“‘The decision to reduce admissions,’ [Cathryn Miller-Wilson] continued, ‘not only ignores human suffering but also is adding fuel to a… MORE

Ask Me Anything 4: What’s it Like in a Refugee Camp?

 

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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

In the News: HIAS PA and others marshal support for admitting more refugees

On August 4th, HIAS Pennsylvania, Nationalities Service Center, and Refugee Congress organized a rally to call on the administration to… MORE

In the News: Philadelphia joins SAFE Network

HIAS Pennsylvania has helped lead to charge to provide lawyers for detained immigrants in deportation proceedings in Philadelphia.  Philadelphia has… MORE

In the News: ‘Sanctuary city’ of Philadelphia joins program to provide migrants with lawyers — a key to who stays or gets deported

“The ‘sanctuary city’ of Philadelphia and a New York-based justice institute outlined a plan Tuesday to provide lawyers for undocumented… MORE

Our statement in response to George Floyd's death

Our Agency has made a lot of statements. We made statements about the cruelty and mis-guidedness of our current federal government and the policies that they have implemented...

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