Liliana Campos, Mental Health Advocate at Immigrants Rising and a member of the California Psychological Association’s Immigrant Task Force, shares how her personal story of being an undocumented immigrant has allowed her to connect and build trust with the communities she helps.
Speaking out at the Women’s March, new Pre-Law Fund for students applying to law school, DACA author breaks into the publishing industry, and more.
Immigrants Rising’s Pre-Law Fund will provide grants to low-income immigrants who are planning to attend law school. We provide grants of up to $2,500.
"Grecia will keep marching forward, undeterred. She now knows that she’s not alone in the struggle. She’s found solace in groups like Immigrants Rising and her community of friends, and she has even decided to launch her own small business..."
Federal law will chill online platforms from hosting constitutionally protected speech about immigration, including information and resources immigrants need to navigate life, make informed decisions, and pursue educational and career goals. Along with Electronic Frontier Foundation, Internet Archive and Daphne Keller, we're asking the Supreme Court to strike it down.
Congratulations to Ju Hong, who will receive support for his entrepreneurial project Daol Tofu & Korean BBQ.
The complete list now contains 344 undergraduate and 302 graduate/post-graduate scholarships and fellowships that don't require proof of citizenship or LPR (425 open to individuals who don't have DACA).
Read what we have done this year to transform fear and uncertainty into hope and opportunity for undocumented young people nationwide.