Interested in Issues of Immigration and Undocumented Citizenship?
November 05, 2012
As a follow up to the inspiring talk given by Jose Antonio Vargas a few weeks ago, the Office of Multicultural Affairs wanted to keep you updated on local Portland immigration issues and ways you can get involved!!
- Center for Intercultural Organizing: As a member-run organization, CIO is composed of and powered by ordinary folks. CIO members come from diverse cultural, ethnic, economic, and religious backgrounds. They are immigrants, refugees, U.S.-born citizens, workers, students, asylees, moms, dads, grandparents and, most importantly, allies in the struggle for social justice. Our members share a common belief in a multi-racial, multicultural democracy inclusive of all—and the passion to put their beliefs into action
- Portland Central America Solidarity Committee: Founded in 1979, the Portland Central America Solidarity Committee educates and mobilizes community members, workers and students around struggles for human rights and social justice throughout the Americas.
- Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization: The mission of the Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization (IRCO) is to promote the integration of refugees, immigrants, and the community at large into a self-sufficient, healthy, and inclusive multiethnic society