VACOLAO and VACIR issue a joint statement regarding Supreme Court’s Decision to Hear DAPA/DACA Case

Virginia Coalition for Immigrant Rights Praises Supreme Court’s Decision to Hear DACA/DAPA Case Contact: Monica Sarmiento (VACIR), monica@virginiaimmigrantrights.org The VACIR Board Chair, Leni Gonzalez, issued the following statement. “Our community has patiently waited for the for the opportunity to have the Administration argue for expanded DACA and DAPA before the Supreme Court. The announcement that […]

VACOLAO – VIRGINIA IMMIGRANT ADVOCACY DAY 2016 (Latino Advocacy Day)

VACOLAO – VIRGINIA IMMIGRANT ADVOCACY DAY  Thursday, January 28, 2016, Richmond, Virginia (Scholarships available)  WHAT: Join the Virginia Coalition of Latino Organizations (VACOLAO)’s annual Immigrant Advocacy Day to meet with elected representatives and discuss proposed legislation and issues important to Virginia’s immigrant communities. The top priorities of VACOLAO’s legislative agenda are: Driver License for all […]

No More Waiting: Virginia Community Marches for Immigrant Families and an End to Deportations

For Immediate Release, November 20, 2015 Contact: Jose Caceres, Dreamers of VA, josecaceres@dreamersofvirginia.com Emily Kessel, NAKASEC, eakessel@nakasec.org No More Waiting: Virginia Community Marches for Immigrant Families and an End to Deportations  #Marchforfamilies #MarchforDAPA #VA4DAPA ANNANDALE, VIRGINIA — Today, on the one-year anniversary of President Obama’s announcement concerning Immigration Relief, namely the DAPA (Deferred Action for […]