We are the principal provider of immigration legal services in central and southern Illinois
Who We Are
We've provided access to immigration justice to the immigrant community of downstate Illinois for over 25 years.
Recognizing that access to accurate, complete information regarding immigration law is geographically and economically restricted for underserved immigrant populations in downstate Illinois, the Immigration Project endeavors to provide access to justice for immigrants and their families through immigration-related legal and educational services to immigrants, refugees, their families and others in downstate Illinois, in a manner and context which recognizes the full dignity of each individual.
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We are the only not-for-profit organization in our service area that staffs full-time immigration attorneys, and we are committed to legal excellence.
With offices in the Bloomington-Normal and Champaign-Urbana areas, over 100 annual regional clinics and workshops, and state-wide partnerships we pair top-quality legal advocacy with a rural-regional service approach to ensure access to legal representation across 86 counties.
— By charging low fees on a sliding scale, we help those in need and make application support services feasible.
— With our help, low-income immigrant families are able to become citizens, obtain work authorization, reunite with their families, and protect themselves from deportation.
— We have served immigrants from over 60 different countries in over 15 different languages and the majority of our staff is Spanish-English bilingual.
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The Immigration Project is proud to work with members of the AmeriCorps Volunteers In Service To America Program. VISTA’s work with non-profit organizations all across the country. Members serve a one year term, and commit their time to addressing community needs and poverty alleviation. At The Immigration Project, we have VISTA members on staff assisting in targeted projects that serve our community.