Archive for September, 2009

Sep 29, 2009

Be a Part of the National Movement

Dear NAPAWF members, This is the last of the Immigration Is HERstory and Our Story Campaign email series, but it certainly will not be the last opportunity to engage in comprehensive immigration reform. As CIR continues to gain momentum, NAPAWF will keep sending action alerts to inform you of opportunities to ensure justice for API […]

Sep 21, 2009

Take Local Action Now!

Dear NAPAWF members, Thank you for keeping the momentum for immigrant justice going! There has been an overwhelming number of responses to the immigration community survey and some very powerful stories shared. The survey will remain open until Aug. 31, at which point we will report back with stats and findings. Be sure to take […]

Sep 21, 2009

Lifting Our Voices

Dear NAPAWF members, In just one week over 45 members completed NAPAWF’s Immigration Community Survey.  Throught these responses, we’ve found: 53% were born in the United States. Those who were not, were born in Canada, Colombia, England, Hong Kong, Japan, Kuwait, South Korea, and Vietnam. NAPAWF members and their families came to the U.S. as […]

Sep 02, 2009

Where Is Our Media Visibility?

Dear NAPAWF members, Last Thursday, DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano and key White House officials met with advocates, labor organizations, faith leaders and other stakeholders to discuss the progress of immigration reform. The meeting was an important opportunity for proponents of immigrant justice to voice central concerns about the state and movement of CIR, and garnered […]