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Bridging our Communities: LGBTQ and Immigrants

Bridging Our Communities was a 2 part series hosted by Orlando YAYA – in collaboration with The Center of Orlando. The events were organized with the intention of starting a conversation about the experiences of immigrants who are also members of the … Continue reading

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Bridging our communities

This event is a 2 part series in which we will be talking about the intersections of Immigrant and LGBTQ communities. Join YAYA and others to discuss the atrocities of detention centers and the interconnectedness of being a member of … Continue reading

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Advocate for Immigrant Rights with YAYA!

Join YAYA in Tallahassee to advocate for immigrants’ rights!  Ask your representatives to support bills that will benefit Florida’s immigrants including an in-state tuition bill for undocumented students, a driving privilege card for undocumented immigrants and a bill to provide … Continue reading

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Support the Florida DREAM Act!

Thirteen YAYA’s attended the rally in support of the Florida DREAM Act on Wednesday January 18th, 2012 at Rollins College. If passed, the Florida DREAM Act would guarantee equal access to education, as undocumented students or children of undocumented parents … Continue reading

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DREAM Act Rally in Winter Park, Fl

Come and show your support for economic and educational equality by attending a rally in support of the DREAM Act and in-state tuition for undocumented citizens When: January 18th, 2012 @ 4pm Where: Rollins College, Winter Park Carpool available. Please … Continue reading

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End Local Deportation Programs Now!

A message from Alto Arizona: “The Department of Justice report chronicling Sheriff Arpaio’s unconstitutional crimes and the federal immigration programs that made them possible moved the Department of Homeland Security to cut the Sheriff off from his 287(g) agreement and … Continue reading

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Immigration Congress

On Nov 18-20, a YAYA and NFWM delegation attended the Florida Immigrant Coalition’s Annual Congress. This event, which took place in Gainesville, included workshops regarding issues that affect immigrants, making plans for the next year and social time. Some of … Continue reading

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Sign a petition to keep Hector home!

THANK YOU FOR TAKING ACTION ON BEHALF OF HECTOR! HECTOR WAS JUST RELEASED FROM THE ICE DETENTION FACILITY AND HE WAS GRANTED A YEAR OF STAY! WE COULDN’T HAVE DONE IT WITHOUT YOUR SUPPORT! THANK YOU! ________________________     PLEASE … Continue reading

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Victory: Hector Maniau is Home!

Hector Maniau and his family have been active with NFWM/YAYA for almost two years. His family contacted me when we were coordinating a group to attend the March for Immigration Reform in Washington DC  last year. Ever since, the Maniau … Continue reading

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Keep Hector in the US with his family!

THANK YOU FOR TAKING ACTION ON BEHALF OF HECTOR! HECTOR WAS JUST RELEASED FROM THE ICE DETENTION FACILITY AND HE WAS GRANTED A YEAR OF STAY! WE COULDN’T HAVE DONE IT WITHOUT YOUR SUPPORT! THANK YOU! _________________________   Orlando Supporters: … Continue reading

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