For Planning Purposes: October 15, 2018 Contact: Diana Martinez, (816) 209-4522, d.martinez@airrkc.org ***MEDIA ADVISORY*** Wednesday, October 17th 11:00 am CST Second Baptist Church-Olathe 331 N Kansas Ave, Olathe, KS 66061 and live streamed at https://www.facebook.com/americasvoice/ PRESS CONFERENCE: Interfaith Leaders Release Open Letter to Commitment to Solidarity with Our Immigrant Neighbors Olathe, KS  –  Faith and… Continue »

Ahead of Father’s Day, Pilgrim Church and Allies Share Stories of Families Separated by Cruel Immigration Raids and Policies Sanctuary Church, Immigrant Families, Corso’s Raids Responders, and Others Come Together to “Embrace the Light Against the Darkness of ICE” Cleveland, OH – On Father’s Day, a growing number of American children will have to speak… Continue »

Events Planned in AZ, CA, CO, DC, FL, MI, NV, NY, OH, and TX Ahead of Donald Trump’s first State of the Union address tonight, immigrants, refugees and allies are traveling to Washington, DC and organizing events across the country to speak out against the Trump’s anti-family, racist immigration policies. From the Muslim and refugee bans,… Continue »

***MEDIA ADVISORY*** Wednesday, January 17, 12pm ET Old Stone Presbyterian Church 91 Public Square, Cleveland Cleveland, OH – On Wednesday, January 17 at 12pm ET, advocates, allies, and neighbors from Columbus and Cleveland will gather at the Old Stone Church to support Columbus resident Manuel Gonzalez as he heads to his first hearing in Cleveland Immigration Court.… Continue »

***MEDIA ADVISORY*** TOMORROW, December 21st 10:30am ET DIAL IN: 866-831-8713; VERBAL PASSCODE: OHIO Cleveland, OH — As the fate of the nation’s “Dreamers” — young immigrants who grew up in America and know no other home — will soon be decided by Congress, Policy Matters Ohio is releasing a new analysis about the economic contributions they are making in Ohio.… Continue »

Ohio is Our Home, We Are Here to Stay; #OHereToStay Cleveland, OH – Yesterday, President Trump took the cruel and outrageous step of rescinding the DACA program that has allowed so many young people to live their lives in peace and contribute to their fullest potentials. At 7pm on September 7, 2017, NE Ohio immigrants and allies will come together at Market Square Park in… Continue »

***MEDIA ADVISORY*** TUESDAY, June 27 10am CT / 11am ET DIAL IN: 888-632-3381; PASSCODE: Texas SB4 San Antonio – On a press call on Tuesday, June 27 at 11 am EST, immigrant advocates and legal experts will analyze Monday’s upcoming court hearing on Texas’ “show me your papers” law, SB 4 in San Antonio’s John H. Wood Jr. United States Courthouse.… Continue »

***MEDIA ADVISORY*** Thursday, June 22 12:30pm EST DIAL IN: 785-424-1678 PASSCODE: FUNDING On a press call tomorrow, June 22 at 12:30 pm EST, Senators Kamala D. Harris (D-CA), Mazie Hirono (D-HI), and Bob Menendez (D-NJ) will join immigrants and advocates to urge their congressional colleagues to reduce funding for Trump’s deportation budget. The call will coincide with the release… Continue »

***MEDIA ADVISORY*** TODAY, June 16 1pm EST DIAL IN: 866-831-8713; PASSCODE: DACA Washington, DC – On a press call today, June 16 at 1pm EST, immigrant advocates and legal experts will analyze the Trump Administration’s latest move to rescind the Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents (DAPA) program. Speakers will also discuss the status of the Deferred Action… Continue »

Contact: Reverend John Beaty at interfaithimmigrationadvocates@gmail.com or 330-671-5732 ***MEDIA ADVISORY*** Saturday, June 17 12:30-1:30 PM EST Exchange House, Akron, OH Interfaith Prayer Vigil for Devoted Immigrant and Refugee Dads Facing Deportation Akron, OH – On Saturday, June 17th at 12:30 pm EST, just ahead of Father’s Day, please join faith leaders, refugee and immigrant advocacy groups, and supporters in… Continue »