2017 Gala

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On October 17, 400 friends, allies, and supporters of the NYIC gathered to celebrate 30 years of fighting for New York's immigrant communities. Thank you so much for making our gala a huge success!

And congratulations again to our honorees - Preet Bharara, Maria Elena Durazo, and the Arab American Association of New York!

In case you missed it - check out highlights from last night below!

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Former US Attorney for the Southern District of New York Preet Bharara accepts his Special Achievement Award from the NYIC.

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UNITE HERE's Maria Elena Durazo speaks about the importance of worker and immigrant rights in her acceptance speech.

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The Voice finalist Wé McDonaldperforms "Huddled Masses," a song based on Emma Lazarus' "New Colossus" from Liberty the Musical.

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Our 2017 Member of the Year, the Arab American Association of New York, poses with their former Executive Director and Women's March Co-Chair Linda Sarsour.

If you couldn't make it, or just want to keep the party going - you can still support the NYIC by making a contribution to our 30th Anniversary Campaign today.

We can only do this work with your help!

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Steve Choi with former NYIC Directors Margie McHugh and Chung Wha Hong


Thank you again to our generous sponsors:

Gold

JP Morgan Chase & Co
New York Hotel Trades Council and Local 6 UNITE HERE
UNITE HERE

Bronze

1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East
Con Edison
Mario Hernandez, Western Union
Industry City
National Association of Letter Carriers, AFL-CIO
Northwell Health
Chul Pak & Michelle Lee
Partnership for a New American Economy
Southwest Airlines
UnitedHealthcare Community Plan

Champion

32BJ SEIU
Stuart Appelbaum, Retail, Wholesale, and
Department Store Union
Association for a Better New York
The Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York
Michael Hirschhorn & Jimena Martinez
International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees
International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers
Jeffrey & Jean Lee
M&T Bank
New York State Nurses Association
Unite Here Local 100

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Call the NYS Immigration Hotline at 1-800-566-7636 or view our directory of service providers here