2014 Congressional Recommendations

Read the 2014 Recommendations to Congress The Interfaith Immigration Coalition (IIC), a coalition of 42 national faithbased organizations, calls on Congress to enact immigration reform that will reunite families, provide meaningful opportunities for undocumented immigrants to apply for citizenship, and promote community wholeness. For more than a decade, the IIC has been working with congregations, service providers, and faith […]

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Coalition members respond to House Republican “Standards for Immigration Reform”

On January 30, 2014, the House Republican leadership released “Standards for Immigration Reform“. Members of the Interfaith Immigration Coalition released the following statements in response: American Jewish Committee (AJC) Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Church World Service Franciscan Action Network Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) HIAS Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) Lutheran Immigration and […]

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RELIGIOUS LEADERS APPLAUD THE RE-INTRODUCTION OF THE DREAM ACT

RELIGIOUS LEADERS APPLAUD THE RE-INTRODUCTION OF THE DREAM ACT   Washington D.C. – Today, Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Dick Durbin (D-IL) introduced the bipartisan Dream Act of 2017, which would offer a pathway to legal status for immigrant youth. Faith communities across traditions have demonstrated an unwavering commitment to immigrant youth and their families, and will continue to […]

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Tell Your State to Stand with Immigrant Youth

Below is a list of key states that have the power to help defend DACA and the nearly 800,000 dreamers it protects. Please click on your state’s alert below for more information about how to take action and access additional resources! Please email Meredith Owen at mowen@cwsglobal.org with questions. Arizona: http://www.interfaithimmigration.org/2017/07/19/daca-arizona/ California: http://www.interfaithimmigration.org/2017/07/19/daca-california/ Colorado: http://www.interfaithimmigration.org/2017/07/19/daca-colorado/ […]

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URGENT ACTION NEEDED TO PROTECT DREAMERS!

Tell Governor Walker to Support DACA and Stand with Immigrant Youth Background: Right now, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program is under an immediate, existential threat. In spite of President Trump’s prior statements that he would protect Dreamers, he could terminate DACA in the next 60 days, turning our nation’s back on immigrant […]

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URGENT ACTION NEEDED TO PROTECT DREAMERS!

Tell Governor McAuliffe to Support DACA and Stand with Immigrant Youth Background: Right now, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program is under an immediate, existential threat. In spite of President Trump’s prior statements that he would protect Dreamers, he could terminate DACA in the next 60 days, turning our nation’s back on immigrant […]

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URGENT ACTION NEEDED TO PROTECT DREAMERS!

Tell Governor Phil Scott to Support DACA and Stand with Immigrant Youth Background: Right now, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program is under an immediate, existential threat. In spite of President Trump’s prior statements that he would protect Dreamers, he could terminate DACA in the next 60 days, turning our nation’s back on […]

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URGENT ACTION NEEDED TO PROTECT DREAMERS!

Tell Governor Herbert and State Attorney General Reyes to Support DACA and Stand with Immigrant Youth Background: Right now, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program is under an immediate, existential threat. In spite of President Trump’s prior statements that he would protect Dreamers, he could terminate DACA in the next 60 days, turning […]

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URGENT ACTION NEEDED TO PROTECT DREAMERS!

Tell Governor Abbott and State Attorney General Paxton to Support DACA and Stand with Immigrant Youth Background: Right now, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program is under an immediate, existential threat. In spite of President Trump’s prior statements that he would protect Dreamers, he could terminate DACA in the next 60 days, turning […]

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URGENT ACTION NEEDED TO PROTECT DREAMERS!

Tell Governor Kasich and State Attorney General DeWine to Support DACA and Stand with Immigrant Youth Background: Right now, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program is under an immediate, existential threat. In spite of President Trump’s prior statements that he would protect Dreamers, he could terminate DACA in the next 60 days, turning […]

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URGENT ACTION NEEDED TO PROTECT DREAMERS!

Tell Governor Cooper to Support DACA and Stand with Immigrant Youth Background: Right now, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program is under an immediate, existential threat. In spite of President Trump’s prior statements that he would protect Dreamers, he could terminate DACA in the next 60 days, turning our nation’s back on immigrant […]

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URGENT ACTION NEEDED TO PROTECT DREAMERS!

Tell Governor Cuomo to Support DACA and Stand with Immigrant Youth Background: Right now, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program is under an immediate, existential threat. In spite of President Trump’s prior statements that he would protect Dreamers, he could terminate DACA in the next 60 days, turning our nation’s back on immigrant […]

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