The Immigration Project

Serving downstate Illinois with immigrant legal services.

Archives for May 2016

C-U Wine Tasting and Silent Auction Fundraiser

On Thursday April 21st, the Immigration Project hosted its first fundraiser in the Champaign-Urbana area since opening a satellite office in Champaign. Guests enjoyed a wine tasting, silent auction, and raffle at the Urbana Civic Center. More than 50 people were in attendance including local Judge ... Read more...

Now Hiring!

The Immigration Project has 2 AmeriCorps VISTA positions currently open. Ideally candidates would start July 2016. Volunteer Coordinator- Normal The Volunteer Coordinator will recruit and develop a volunteer corps for the agency, create a volunteer handbook, outline and implement trainings ... Read more...

IP attorney on Immigration TV

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5BbMYY-VQMg ... Read more...

Volunteer Highlight: Jordan Debo

  Meet Jordan Debo- one of our volunteers that primarily translates our French documents into English and vice versa. We asked him some questions about himself and his time volunteering with us. Thanks Jordan! Where are you from? Jordan: From Normal Where do you currently work? J: ... Read more...

U.S. Veteran Becomes a U.S. Citizen

Saul Albanán Navarrete was one of our New Americans Initiative (NAI) clients that we helped naturalize last year. Saul has lived in the U.S. for over 27 years and served in the U.S. Armed Forces as a Colonel. He received a medal of honor for his service at his oath ceremony. He wrote his case ... Read more...

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