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Get2KnowNYIC – Immigration Advocacy Program

May 17th, 2017
Get2KnowNYIC – Immigration Advocacy Program

This is a post in our blog series highlighting the different programs at the New York Immigration Coalition (NYIC). Check back every week to learn more about the programs that help advocate for New York’s immigrant communities!

The Immigration Advocacy Program focuses on Federal and Statewide Policy and Advocacy to address the injustices in our current immigration system.

Get2KnowNYIC – Regional Advocacy Program

May 16th, 2017
Get2KnowNYIC – Regional Advocacy Program

This is a post in our blog series highlighting the different programs at the New York Immigration Coalition (NYIC). Check back every week to learn more about the programs that help advocate for New York’s immigrant communities!

The Regional Advocacy Program at the NYIC focuses on providing member organizations, and immigrant communities throughout New York State with the resources they need to better their lives.

Get2KnowNYIC – Special Projects Program

May 16th, 2017
Get2KnowNYIC – Special Projects Program

This is a post in our blog series highlighting the different programs at the New York Immigration Coalition(NYIC). Check back every week to learn more about the programs that help advocate for New York’s immigrant communities!

The Special Projects Program at the NYIC seeks to connect immigrant communities to the resources they need to lead a better life.

Get2KnowNYIC – Legal Initiatives Program

May 16th, 2017
Get2KnowNYIC – Legal Initiatives Program

This is a post in our blog series highlighting the different programs at the New York Immigration Coalition (NYIC). Check back every week to learn more about the programs that help advocate for New York’s immigrant communities!

The Legal Initiatives Program at the NYIC helps ensure that immigrant New Yorkers have access to quality legal services by training legal service providers, making sure that they have the support and resources they need to provide the best services they can, and connecting these providers with immigrant communities.

Get2KnowNYIC- Civic Engagement Program

May 16th, 2017
Get2KnowNYIC- Civic Engagement Program

This is a post in our blog series highlighting the different programs at the New York Immigration Coalition. Check back every week to learn more about the programs that help advocate for New York’s immigrant communities!

The Civic Engagement Program at the NYIC ensures that members of the immigrant community make their voices heard by encouraging them to vote on the municipal, state and national levels, connecting them with their Congress members and creating spaces where people can express their needs and help influence decisions made about their community.

Get2KnowNYIC – Health Advocacy Program

May 16th, 2017
Get2KnowNYIC – Health Advocacy Program

This is a post in our blog series highlighting the different programs at the New York Immigration Coalition. Check back every week to learn more about the programs that help advocate for New York’s immigrant communities!

The Health Advocacy Program at the NYIC advocates for health care policies that will include everyone, specifically those from the immigrant community.

Membership Spotlight – CMP

May 16th, 2017
Membership Spotlight – CMP

CMP (formerly Chinatown Manpower Project, Inc.) is an NYIC member organization that promotes economic self-sufficiency and career advancement through equipping individuals with job & educational skills, credentials, leadership qualities, and entrepreneurship opportunities with a distinct record of serving the Asian-American community.

Get2KnowNYIC – Membership and Capacity Building Program

May 16th, 2017
Get2KnowNYIC – Membership and Capacity Building Program

This is a post in our blog series highlighting the different programs at the New York Immigration Coalition (NYIC). Check back every week to learn more about the programs that help advocate for New York’s immigrant communities!

The Membership and Capacity Building (MCB) Program at the NYIC builds relationships and networks with different organizations that support immigrant communities.

Get2KnowNYIC – VISTA Program

May 16th, 2017
Get2KnowNYIC – VISTA Program

This is the first post in our blog series highlighting the different programs in New York Immigration Coalition (NYIC). Check back every week to learn more about the programs that help advocate for New York’s immigrant communities!

The Membership and Capacity Building (MCB) program at NYIC seeks to build relationships with different organizations that support immigrant communities.

Membership Spotlight – Dominicanos USA

May 16th, 2017
Membership Spotlight – Dominicanos USA

Dominicanos USA is a nonpartisan organization committed to civic engagement that empowers the Dominican-American community in the United States by registering, educating, and mobilizing them to go out and vote.

The NYIC visited their office in the Bronx and sat down with their New York Organizer, Omar Suarez to learn more about their organization.

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