Queens District Attorney Sign-On Letter

January 12th, 2015

We, the undersigned, write to urge the creation of a bureau or division within the Queens County District Attorney’s office dedicated to protecting Queens’ immigrant communities by, amongst other things, investigating and prosecuting those unscrupulous individuals who defraud immigrants not only of money, but also potential eligibility for immigration relief.

Citizenship: A Wise Investment for Cities

September 17th, 2014

The Cities for Citizenship Initiative (C4C) is a collaboration co-chaired by Mayor Rahm Emanuel of Chicago, Mayor Eric Garcetti of Los Angeles, and Mayor Bill de Blasio of New York.

Education Collaborative Releases 10 Actions for ELLs

March 25th, 2014

At least one in four students in our schools was not proficient in English upon entering the New York City school system, and currently there are nearly 160,000 ELLs in the City’s public school system overall, or more than 14% of the total school population.