Local immigration-related services and organizations are invited to participate and table during the Conference. If your organization is interested in attending this year's Conference, please contact Natalie Deyneka at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Participating organizations will be announced and listed here following confirmation.
Kiran Inc. exists to engage South Asian individuals and communities to live safe, healthy, and productive lives by providing a 24-hour hotline, intensive client management, resource referrals, language assistance, community outreach, and support groups. Kiran serves clients from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Myanmar, India, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. http://www.kiraninc.org/
Student Action with Farmworkers (SAF) works with farmworkers, students, and advocates in the Southeast and nationwide to create a more just agricultural system. Since 1992, we have engaged thousands of students, farmworker youth, and community members in the farmworker movement. http://saf-unite.org/
Adelante focuses on education issues affecting Latino and migrant students and their families in North Carolina. The coalition is a collaboration among nonprofit organizations that focus on advocacy and public policy, community organizing, and grassroots support. Adelante works to ensure that NC has a high-quality K-12 and post-secondary public education system where students will succeed and excel without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, language, culture, socioeconomic or immigration status. http://www.adelantenc.org/
El Centro Hispano (ECH) is a 501(c)(3) grassroots community based organization dedicated to strengthening the Hispanic/Latino community and improving the quality of life of Hispanic/Latino residents in Durham, Carrboro, Chapel Hill and surrounding areas. ECH accomplishes its mission through service, education and community organizing. ECH provides programs and services in four core program areas: Support Services, Education, Health, and Community Organizing. Within these focus areas, ECH offers 38 distinct programs and services to meet expressed community needs. http://www.elcentronc.org/