CALA's 30th Anniversary Party
Nov
28
6:30 PM18:30

CALA's 30th Anniversary Party

We are celebrating over 30 years of serving New York's immigrant community! Please join us for an evening of mingling with old and new CALA friends.  There will be food, drinks and music from The Calamity Janes, Sara Lucas of LADAMA, Sonia de los Santos, and Elena Moon Park. We hope to see you there!

Please click here to purchase tickets in advance. Tickets can also be purchased at the door for a suggested donation of $40. Your ticket includes one free drink. 

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Sep
5
to Oct 5

Trump has ended the DACA Program

DACAs:

- You must renew your work permit if it expires before March 5, 2018. You must make an appointment with Becca before October 5, 2017. Please call the office 718.486.6800 or email her at becca@centralamericanlegal.info. If it expires after March 5, 2018, you cannot renew your DACA.

- If you have already renewed, or renew before October 5, 2017, your work permit is valid until the expiration date on the card. 

- You CANNOT apply for advance parole anymore. 

- No NEW DACA applications will be accepted by immigration.

- We will have a meeting Monday the 18th of September at 6 pm in Transfiguration Church. 

https://www.dhs.gov/news/2017/09/05/frequently-asked-questions-rescission-deferred-action-childhood-arrivals-daca

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May
20
3:00 PM15:00

Brooklyn Half Marathon

A HUGE shout out to everyone who ran or donated to 2017's Brooklyn Half Marathon team! A record year - we raised over $28,000! Our running team – a mix of staff, board members, and friends – ran 13.1 tough miles (and the hundred+ miles of training it took to get there!) to show their support for a cause that matters to them and their community.

Every year they run because refugees facing deportation deserve competent representation, regardless of whether they can afford a private attorney. And, because 13.1 miles is nothing compared to the thousands that refugees travel fleeing persecution to seek protection in the United States.

If you would still like to make a donation via Paypal click here.

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May
21
8:00 AM08:00

Brooklyn Half Marathon

A big shout out to everyone who ran or donated to last May’s Brooklyn Half Marathon team! Together we raised nearly $14,000! Our running team – a mix of staff, board members, and friends – ran 13.1 tough miles (and the hundred+ miles of training it took to get there!) to show their support for a cause that matters to them and their community.

They ran because refugees facing deportation deserve competent representation, regardless of whether they can afford a private attorney. And, because 13.1 miles is nothing compared to the thousands that refugees travel fleeing persecution to seek protection in the United States.

Thanks to a generous donation from Greenberg Traurig, LLP, Team CALA runners that raised over $100 had their race registration fee reimbursed!

If you would still like to make a donation via Paypal click here.

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