Virginia Immigrant Organizations Continue the Fight for Immigrant Rights

November 9, 2016 Contact: Dong Yoon Kim, dkim@nakasec.org, 703-256-2208 or Edgar Aranda-Yanoc vacolao@gmail.com Virginia Immigrant Organizations Continue the Fight for Immigrant Rights Annandale, VA – One day after the election results, Virginia Coalition for Immigrant Rights (VACIR), Voice of Vietnamese Americans (VVA), Virginia Coalition for Latino Organizations (VACOLAO), Dreamers Moms in Action (DMIA), and the […]

NAKASEC, VACOLAO, and Community Leaders Remind Eligible Virginians to Register to Vote on NVRD

For Immediate Release September 21, 2016 Contact: Dong Yoon Kim, dkim@nakasec.org, 703-256-2208 NAKASEC, VACOLAO, and Community Leaders Remind Eligible Virginians to Register to Vote on NVRD ANNANDALE, VA — The National Korean American Service & Education Consortium (NAKASEC) called on Northern Virginia’s immigrant community to register to vote on Tuesday, September 27th as a part of National […]

2016 Hispanic Heritage Proclamation – Fairfax County, VA

2016 Hispanic Heritage Proclamation – Fairfax County, VA Today, September 20, 2016, VACOLAO’s chair Edgar Aranda-Yanoc, LLM, was the recipient of the 2016 Hispanic Heritage Proclamation voted by the Board of Supervisor of Fairfax County. Edgar was elected to receive this proclamation for his contribution to the Latino/Hispanic Community in Fairfax, Virginia. Fairfax is the […]

National day of Action to stop deportations

Family members of those who are facing deportation, Workers United of Washington DC, DC Immigration Coalition, National Day Laborer Organizing (NDLON), Virginia Coalition of Latino Organizations (VACOLAO) and others held a press conference 4/1/14 to announce a march and rally, as part of the April 5th National Day of Action “not one more deportation” 2 […]