CU Immigration Forum February Meeting

Find out what's happening at the Immigration Forum by attending their monthly meeting, every second Tuesday, now at 5:30.  The next meeting is Tuesday February 12, at the University YMCA . 1001 S. Wright St., Champaign. You can also join the video call for the meeting. For more information,here's their web site and below is … Continue reading CU Immigration Forum February Meeting

Volunteers Needed to Drive Immigrants Who Do Not Have Vehicles

CU FAIR (Champaign Urbana Friends & Allies of Immigrants & Refugees) is seeking volunteers who would be willing to consider driving immigrants who can't find transportation, both for local appointments and for INS appointments in Chicago and Indianapolis. Email them at :   Email to CUFAIR2Day@gmail.com, attention: D. Dorman  for more information. For information on CU … Continue reading Volunteers Needed to Drive Immigrants Who Do Not Have Vehicles

The Migrant Caravan and US Imperialism in Latin America

From the Party for Socialism and Liberation: Champaign Urbana:  "As the migrant caravan approaches the U.S. border, it is important to expose the racist narratives and baseless slander being spread by the Trump administration. However, we must also understand what has caused so many people to leave their homes and seek asylum in the United … Continue reading The Migrant Caravan and US Imperialism in Latin America

CU Immigration Forum Partnership Building Meeting on October 9

From the CU Immigration Forum blog site: "In these hard times for immigrants, everyone's help is needed. We appreciate all volunteers and donations. Our regular meetings are meant as a dialogue and inclusion of points of view so that we may do a better job serving and advocating....Let's meet to share the issues affecting immigrants … Continue reading CU Immigration Forum Partnership Building Meeting on October 9

Immigrant Entrepreneurship in C-U: A Panel Discussion

Hear a panel of successful immigrant business owners share stories about their entrepreneurial experience and answer questions about their most challenging barriers starting out, greatest successes over the years, and insights into the business process within Champaign County. Audience questions and discussion will follow the formal panel. The event is Monday, September 24 at 6:30 … Continue reading Immigrant Entrepreneurship in C-U: A Panel Discussion