TAKE ACTION!

Join families and leaders across the country to show solidarity to lift the injunction that put President Obama's deportation relief programs on hold!  Sign this national petition to drop the lawsuit and restore administrative relief: http://we.reformimmigrationforamerica.org/drop-the-lawsuit 

Or call the offending Attorney Generals or Governors to drop the lawsuit 877-586-4895.


UPCOMING EVENTS

July 10 Families Fight Back 

Actions in Solidarity with the Hearing in New Orleans 5th Circuit

TX vs. US Case

 Events coming soon!

PAST EVENTS

May 19th National Day For Immigrant Justice "Defending DACA/DAPA Day of Action"

MONDAY, MAY 18, 2015

ILLINOIS

Chicago, IL: ICIRR and UNITE HERE will hold a press conference to defend DACA/DAPA with Cong. Gutierrez and Senator Durbin.

Location: Erie Neighborhood House, 1347 W. Erie St. in Templeton Hall

Time: 9:00 - 10:30 am 

Contact: Veronica Castro, vero@icirr.org

 

TUESDAY, MAY 19, 2015

ARKANSAS

Online Day of Action to Defend DACA/DAPA

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Arkansas-United-Community-Coalition/184442584967912

https://twitter.com/aucc_arkansas

Little Rock, AR: AUCC will lead a presentation on DAPA.

Location: Seis Puentes, 4202 Camp Robinson Rd. North

Time: 6:30 pm

Contact: Jenna Greer, centralorganizer@arkansascoalition.org, (501) 326-1779

CALIFORNIA

Los Angeles, CA: Ready CA Coalition” – CHIRLA, SEIU, UFW Foundation, UFW, NILC, others will host a rally for DAPA with Local Elected Officials.

Location: TBD

Time: TBD

Contact: Jorge-Mario Cabrera, jmcabrera@chirla.org, 562.243.5559

San Jose, CA: SEIU & Local CIR Coalition will host a vigil for Immigration Reform.

Location: Our Lady of Guadalupe Church

Time: 6:00 pm

Contact: Beatriz Lopez, beatriz.lopez@seiu.org

 COLORADO

Denver, CO: Press Conference to show our community supports DAPA with Denver Mayor Michael Hancock. Hosted by Mi Familia Vota, SEIU Local 105, Rights for All People, Together Colorado, Colorado Latino Leadership, Advocacy, and Research Organization, Denver Area Labor Federation, and Centro Humanitario

Location: 2525 W. Alameda Ave, Denver, CO 80219

Time: 9:00-10:00 am

Contact: Felipe Benitez, felipeb@mifamiliavota.org, Salvador Hernandez, salvadorh@mifamiliavota.org

FLORIDA

Fort Lauderdale, FL:  A delegation of FLIC members will visit Broward County Commissioners to request they pass a county resolution supporting DAPA and expanded DACA.

Location: 10:00 am

Time: TBD

Contact: Natalia Jaramillo, natalia@floridaimmigrant.org, (786) 317-3524

Miami, FL:  A delegation of FLIC members will visit Dade County Commissioners to request they pass a county resolution supporting DAPA and expanded DACA.

Location: TBD

Time: TBD

Contact: Natalia Jaramillo, natalia@floridaimmigrant.org, (786) 317-3524

 Tampa, FL:  A delegation of FLIC members will visit Hillsborough County Commissioners to request they pass a county resolution supporting DAPA and expanded DACA.

Location: TBD

Time: TBD

Contact: Natalia Jaramillo, natalia@floridaimmigrant.org, (786) 317-3524

MARYLAND

Baltimore, MD: CASA will hold a press conference.

Location: TBD

Time: TBD

Contact: Susana Flores, sflores@wearecasa.org

MICHIGAN

Lansing, MI: Capitol Day for Michigan Untied, a day of action and participatory democracy.

Location: State Capitol, 124 W Allegan St.

Time: 10:00 am

Contact: Adonis Flores, adonis@miunited.org

Kalamazoo, MI: Leaders will leave from this location.

Location: 1009 East Stockbridge Ave

Time: 7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Contact: Wendy Medrano wendy@miunited.org

Dearborn, MI: Leaders will leave from this location.

Location: 2651 Saulino Court

Time:  7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Contact: Adonis Flores, adonis@miunited.org

NEVADA

Las Vegas, NV: PLAN, Culinary Union, Mi Familia Vota and SEIU will lead press conference.

Location: Grant Sawyer State Building, 555 East Washington Ave

Time: 11:00 am

Contact: Astrid Silva, asilva@planevada.org, (702) 791-1965

 Reno, NV: PLAN and ACLI of Nevada will be hosting a DACA/DAPA Forum at Little Flower Church in Reno to inform the community on not being a victim of fraud and to get their documents ready.

Location: 875 East Plumb Lane

Time: 6:00 pm

Contact: Claudia Cataneda, ccastaneda@planevada.org, (775) 379-7619

NEW YORK

New York City, NY: CUIA, MRNY, NYIC, SEIU 32BJ, UNITE HERE will host a rally and press conference with Mayor De Blasio.

Location: 26 Federal Plaza

Time: 12:00 pm

Contact: Christina Chang, cchang@thenyic.org, 212.627.2227 ext. 237

New York City, NY: CUIA, MRNY, NYIC, SEIU 32BJ, UNITE HERE will host a community town hall.

Location: 32 BJ

Time: 6:30-9:00 pm

Contact: Christina Chang, cchang@thenyic.org, 212.627.2227 ext. 237 


NORTH CAROLINA

Charlotte, NC: Latin American Coalition (LAC) and Action NC will host a press conference to defend DAPA.

Location: Action NC, 5500 Executive Center Dr, Ste #234 Charlotte, NC 28212

Time: 11:45 AM

Contact: Ana Suarez, asuarez@latinamericancoalition.org, (704) 531-3932

 Raleigh, NC: Latin American Coalition (LAC), El Pueblo, and Action NC will march to the Governor’s Mansion where they’ll hold a rally and press conference to demand Governor McCrory withdraw from the lawsuit challenging DAPA.

Location: March begins at Action NC, 112 S. Blount St, Press Conference and rally location will be at Governor's Mansion, 200 N. Blount St.

Time: 3:30 pm March, 4:30 pm Press Conference and Rally

Contact: Ana Suarez, asuarez@latinamericancoalition.org, (704) 531-3932


PENNSYLVANIA 

York, PA: CASA will hold a press conference.

Location: TBD

Time: TBD (evening)

Contact: Susana Flores, sflores@wearecasa.org

TENNESSEE

Knoxville, NY: TIRRC will lead a march to Market Square and rally in defense of DACA/DAPA.     

Location: 318 N Gay Street

Time: 12:00 pm

Contact: Eben Cathey, 615-775-1069, eben@tnimmigrant.org

TEXAS

Austin, TX: Workers Defense Project (WDP) will host a Candlelight Vigil in support of the families who would have benefited from DAPA/DACA and who face the fear of being separated from their loved ones. 

Location: Texas Governor's Mansion, home of Greg Abbott , 1010 Colorado St. Austin (we will gather on the plaza behind the mansion)

Time: 8:30 pm

Contact: Emily Timm, emily@workersdefense.org

Dallas, TX: Texas Organizing Project (TOP) will host a press conference to defend DAPA.

Location: TBD

Time: TBD

Contact: Mary Moreno, mmoreno@organizetexas.org, 832.829.4174

Houston, TX: Texas Organizing Project (TOP) will host a press conference to defend DAPA.

Location: TBD

Time: TBD

Contact: Mary Moreno, mmoreno@organizetexas.org, 832.829.4174

 WASHINGTON

Seattle, WA: OneAmerica will host an event with Seattle Mayor Ed Murray.

Location: 915 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98174

Time: 10:30 am

Contact: Event Organizer- Javier, Javier@weareoneamerica.org, Communications-Pavan Vangipuram, pavan@weareoneamerica.org, O: 206.452.8403, C: 248.227.0494

WISCONSIN

Milwaukee, WI: Voces de la Frontera will host a press conference with SEIU, and HCWI.

Location: TBD

Time: TBD

Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman, sfreeman@vdlf.org, 414-719-1373


WEDNESDAY, MAY 20, 2015

ARKANSAS

Russellville, AR: AUCC will lead a presentation on DAPA.

Location: Russellville High School, 2203 S Knoxville Ave.

Time: 6:00 pm

Contact: Humberto Marquez, westorganizer@arkansascoalition.org, (479) 207-1797


THURSDAY, MAY 21, 2015

ARKANSAS

Springdale, AR: AUCC will lead a presentation on DAPA and hold a vigil.

Location: Immigrant Resource Center, 1301 E Robinson Ave, Suite B6

Time: 6:00 pm

Contact: Michel Rangel, nworganizer@arkansascoalition.org, (479) 301-9678


SATURDAY, MAY 23, 2015

ARKANSAS

Monticello, AR: AUCC will lead a training of Deferred Action Navigators and Change Agents to support implementation.

Location: Southeast Arkansas Regional Library, 114 West Jefferson Ave

Time: 11:00am - 3:00 pm

Contact: Special Sanders, eastorganizer@arkansascoalition.org, (870) 690-7549


TUESDAY, MAY 26, 2015

ALABAMA

Tuskegee, AL: ACIJ member will attend the Tuskegee City Council session when the Council will pass a resolution supporting DAPA and expanded DACA.

Location: TBD

Time: TBD

Contact: Evelyn Servin, evelyn@acij.net


PAST EVENTS

2015 May Day Events

FRIDAY, MAY 1, 2015

California

Los Angeles, California: CHIRLA and partner 2015 May Day Coalition will have mobilizations with the theme "On May Day, No Justice Delayed” calling for fair wages, immigrant rights, and fair law enforcement practices.  

Time: 3:00 PM

Location: Chinatown Dragon Gates, corner of Broadway and Cesar Chavez Blvd

Contact: Antonio Bernabe, (818) 915-8646, abernabe@chirla.org

 

San Jose, California: SIREN and San Jose partners will have mobilizations with the calling for fair wages, immigrant rights, and worker solidarity.

Time: 3:00 PM

Location: Story and King Road

Contact: Jeremy Barousse, (408) 453-3003 x112, Jeremy@siren-bayarea.org

FLORIDA

Miami, Florida: Haitian Women of Miami, FLIC, Haitian-American Grassroots Coalition, One Miami, Unite Here, SEIU, Jewish Voice for Peace South Florida, South Florida Voices for Working Families, South Florida Progressive Jewish Action, South Florida Interfaith Worker Justice, Miami Workers Center, Miami Committee on State Violence, and Florida New Majority will lead a rally to stand up for inclusion and equal treatment of Haitian-Americans.

·         Equal Treatment

·         Livable Wages

·         Access to Health Care

·         Support for Little Haiti and its Businesses

·         Affordable Housing

Time: 4:30 PM

Location: NE 2nd Avenue and 59th Street

Contact: (305) 756-8050, www.FANM.org

MASSACHUSETTS

Boston, Massachusetts: May 1st Coalition including MIRA will lead a march and rally for workers’ rights. 

Time: 4:00 PM

Location: East Boston’s Liberty Plaza, marching to Chelsea City Hall, the park in Everett, and begin the rally at 5:30pm.

Contact: (617) 889-6080

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Portsmouth, New Hampshire: NH Alliance for Immigrants and Refugees, NH Conference United Church of Christ Immigration Working Group, and American Friends Services Committee will host a rally for immigrant rights.

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: Market Square Portsmouth

Contact: Eva Castillo, (603) 661-2873

NEW MEXICO

Santa Fe, New Mexico: Somos un Pueblo Unido and the Northern New Mexico Central Labor Council will rally on Cerrillos Road followed by a dinner celebration and filming of Cesar Chavez. 

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: Centro de Justicia y Progreso, 1420 Cerrillos Road

Contact: (505) 424-7832

NEW YORK

New York City, New York: NYIC, AFL-CIO, 1199 SEIU, 32 BJ SEIU, SEIU, CPD, and many other partners will march and rally for a path way to citizenship and for an end to economic inequality. 

·         Labor rights

·         Immigrant rights

·         Jobs for all  

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: Billionaire Walmart owner Alice Walton’s home on Park Avenue and 60th Street.  Marching down Row on Central Park South to Rally on 58th Street between 8th and 9th Avenue.

Contact: (917) 209-4149, edv235@gmail.com  

Oregon

Salem, Oregon: CAUSA Oregon, Oregon School Employees Association, PCUN, Mujeres Luchadoras Progresistas, Capaces CLI, Oregon Latino Health Coalition (ORLHC), and WU Causa will be at the State Capitol to urge legislators to pass legislation on the following issues:

·         Increase minimum wage for ALL Oregon Workers

·         Paid Sick Days

·         End Wage Theft

·         Healthcare for ALL children

·         Education Funding

·         Healthy Beginning—Prenatal Care

·         Immigration

Time: 10:30 AM

Location: 900 Court Street NE

Contact: (503) 409-2473

 

Texas

Dallas, Texas: Texas Organizing Project, Proyecto Inmigrante, North Texas Dream Team, Pueblo Sin Fronteras, Arlington Unity Project, North Texas Jobs With Justice, Dallas AFL-CIO, SEIU, PICO, Workers United, Ironworkers, Coalition of Mexican Organizations, Alliance AFT, and others will lead a march for the fight for justice for immigrant families.

Time: 5:00 PM                                          

Location: Dallas City Hall (1500 Marilla St, Dallas, TX 75201)

Contact: Danny Cendejas, (214) 810-4636, dcendejas@organizetexas.org

 

Wisconsin

Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Voces de la Frontera will hold a solidarity march to defend administrative relief for immigrants, immigration reform with a path to citizenship for all, freedom to organize in the workplace, living wage, and defend our public schools.

Time: 11:00 AM

Location: 1027 South 5th Street

Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman, sfreeman@vdlf.org

 

SATURDAY, MAY 2, 2015

NEW MEXICO

Albuquerque, New Mexico: El Centro de Igualdad y Derechos will host a picnic, Dia de Campo, to celebrate International Workers Day.

Time: 11:00 AM

Location: Roosevelt Park, 1398 Coal Ave SE

Contact: (505) 246-1627

PENNSYLVANIA

Leesport, Pennsylvania: PICC, Make The Road, Migrant Power Movement, Serve The People, Juntos, Decarcerate PA, community members and other faith and community organizations will rally to protest the imprisonment of parents and children at Berks Family detention center. 

Time: 11:00 AM

Location: Berks County Residential Center, 1040 Berks Road

Contact: Fernanda Marroquin (215) 380-5481, Edith Ramirez 267-970-5521

 

SUNDAY, MAY 3, 2015

New York

Staten Island, New York: Families and workers from MRNY, NYCC, and other allied organizations will lead a march to send two clear messages: 

·         We are ready for Executive Action NOW

·         The next representative of our families in DC must fight for us. 

Time: 1:30 PM

Location: 278 Colony Avenue, Staten Island (Midland Beach office of MRNY); Route: Down Midland Ave, Hyland Blvd, New Dorp Ave

Contact: Daniel Coates, Daniel.Coates@maketheroadny.org


National Support Around the April 17th Hearing on the Emergency Stay

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

MASSACHUSETTS

Boston, Massachusetts: MIRA and partners will uplift the importance of this hearing at their 19th Annual Immigrants Day at the State House with over 700 community members.

Location: Massachusetts State House, Gardner Auditorium

Time: 9:00 AM

Contact: Cristina Aguilera, caguilera@miracoalition.org

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

MARYLAND

Langley Park, Maryland: CASA, UFCW, 32 BJ, and Prince George’s County Bar Association will host an Immigration Relief Rally with Congressmen Steny Hoyer and Luis Gutierrez with over 500 community members.

Location: 8151 15th Ave

Time: 3:00 PM-7:00 Services, 7:00-8:00 PM Rally

Contact: Kim Propeack, kpropeack@wearecasa.org

Thursday, April 16, 2015 

send off events for delegations joining the hearing in new Orleans  

Georgia: Send-off event of the GLAHR delegation headed to New Orleans.

Contact: Amilcar Valencia, amilcar@glahr.org  

 

Florida: Send-off event of the American Fraternity delegation headed to New Orleans.

Contact: Nora Sandigo, nora74@bellsouth.net

 

Missouri: Send-off event of the Latinos en Axion delegation headed to New Orleans.

Contact: Leticia, latinosenaxionstl@gmail.com

 

North Carolina: Send-off event of the LAC delegation headed to New Orleans.

Contact: Lacey Williams, lwilliams@latinamericancoalition.org    

 

Tennessee: Send-off event of the TIRRC delegation headed to New Orleans.

Contact: Leticia Alvarez, leticia@tnimmigrant.org   

 

Texas: Send-off event of the TOP, WBT, and UWD delegations headed to New Orleans.

Contact: Mary Moreno, mmoreno@organizetexas.org   

ALABAMA

Birmingham, Alabama: TN, NC, and GA will converge in Birmingham and host a press conference with religious leaders who will send-off the group to New Orleans along with local Alabama community members.

Location: 117 S Crest Drive

Time: 6:00 PM

Contact: Evelyn Ambrosio Servin, evelyn@acij.net

ARIZONA

Phoenix, Arizona: PAZ will host a vigil in solidarity.

Location: State Capitol, 1700 W. Washington St

Time: 3:00 PM

Contact: Petra Falcon, petra@promiseaz.org

CALIFORNIA

Los Angeles, California: CHIRLA will hold a press conference in solidarity.

Location: Our Lady of Angels Church, La Placita, in front of the Mural of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Los Angeles, CA

Time: 5:30 PM

Contact: Jorge-Mario Cabrera, jmcabrera@chirla.org

NEVADA

Las Vegas, Nevada: PLAN will hold a community meeting and vigil in solidarity.

Location: 250 North Eastern Ave (at Stewart)

Time: 5:30 PM

Contact: info@planevada.org, 702-791-1965

 

friday, April 17, 2015

ARIZONA

Phoenix, Arizona: PAZ, SOMOS America, LULAC, ACLU, and the Black and Brown Coalition will host a press conference in solidarity and send-off a caravan to Tucson for the event with Congressmen Grijalva and Gutierrez on administrative relief.

Location: Sandra Day o’Conner Federal Court Building, 401 W Washington St

Time: 11:00 AM

Contact: Petra Falcon, petra@promiseaz.org

CALIFORNIA

Los Angeles, California: KRC and NAKASEC will hold a press conference in solidarity.

Location: Koreatown on the streets of Wilshire and Western (metro area)

Time: 11:00 AM

Contact: Emily Kessel, eakessel@nakasec.org

COLORADO

Denver, Colorado: PICO, Together Colorado, RAP, Faith Leaders and community members will present a letter from 100 faith leaders to the Governor and Attorney General.

Location:  West side of the Capital on Lincoln St., Colfax & Lincoln

Time: 12:30 PM

Contact: Rich Morales, rmorales@piconetwork.org

MICHIGAN

Detroit, Michigan: Michigan United, National Network for Arab American Communities, APIA-Vote, La Mejor Radio and a local attorney will hold a press conference in solidarity.

Location: St. Hedwig's Church, 3245 Junction

Time: 10:00 AM

Contact: Adonis Flores, adonis@miunited.org  

 

Grand Rapids, Michigan: West Michigan Coalition for Immigration Reform, Michigan United, Mayor George Heart and families directly impacted by DACA and DAPA well will hold a press conference in solidarity.

Location: Calder Plaza

Time: 9:00 AM

Contact: Cyndi Hicks and Ryan Bates, ryan@miunited.org    

NEW YORK

Rockland County, New York: NYIC and partners will hold an Administrative Relief Ambassador Training.

Location: Rockland BOCES Conference Center

Time: 2:00 PM

Contact: Christina Chang, cchang@thenyic.org

PENNSYLVANIA

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:  PICC, Juntos, Gran Varones Project, and Mayor Michael Nutter will hold a press conference. 

Location: City Hall

Time: 1:30 PM

Contact: Sundrop Carter, sundropcarter@paimmigrant.org   

VIRGINIA

Annandale, Virginia: NAKASEC, VACOLAO, DREAMers Moms USA, and National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health will hold a press conference in solidarity.

Location: 7006 Evergreen Court, Suite 200

Time: 11:00 AM

Contact: Emily Kessel, eakessel@nakasec.org  

WISCONSIN

Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Voces de la Frontera, End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin, and Workers’ Rights’ Center of Madison will hold a press conference in solidarity.

Location: 1027 South 5th Street

Time:  10:00 AM

Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman, sfreeman@vdlf.org

 

saturday, April 18, 2015  

ARIZONA

Phoenix, Arizona: PAZ, SOMOS America, LULAC, ACLU, and the Black and Brown Coalition will host a community forum to discuss the outcome of the hearing.

Location: Epworth United Methodist Church, 4802 N 59th Ave

Time: 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Contact: Lidia Guzman, 602-451-4462

ARKANSAS

Springdale, Arkansas: AUCC will hold a press conference in solidarity, uplifting the importance of the April 17th hearing and the release of the White House Task Force for New American report at its annual Change Agents Training with the introduction of its new deferred action navigators program.

Location: Immigrant Resource Center, 1301 E Robinson Avenue, Suite B6

Contact: Mireya Reith, director@arkansascoalition.org

 

monday, April 20, 2015

ILLINOIS

Chicago, Illinois: KRCC will hold a press conference in solidarity.

Contact: Emily Kessel, eakessel@nakasec.org


 

National Events Around the President's Announcement on Executive Actions

Thursday, Nov. 20th

ARIZONA

Phoenix, Arizona: PAZ will host a watch party at the state capitol.

Location: Arizona State Capitol, 1700 W. Washington, Phoenix, AZ 85007

Time: 5:00 pm

Contact: Tony Navarrete, Tony@PromiseAZ.org

 

ARKANSAS

Little Rock, Arkansas: AUCC will host a watch party.

Location: Riviera Maya Restaurant. 801 Fair Park Blvd

Time: 6:30-8:30 pm

Contact: Mireya Reith, director@arkansascoalition.org

 

Springdale, Arkansas: AUCC will host a watch party.

Location: Acambaro's Restaurant, 121 N Thompson St

Time: 6:30-8:30 pm

Contact: Mireya Reith, director@arkansascoalition.org

 

CALIFORNIA

Los Angeles, California: CHIRLA will host a watch party.

Location: Los Angeles City Hall

Time: 4:00 pm

Contact: Jorge-Mario Cabrera, jmcabrera@chirla.org

 

Los Angeles, California: Korean Resource Center will host a watch party.

Location: Korean Resource Center's Former Los Angeles Office, 900 Crenshaw Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90019

Time: 4:30 pm

Contact: Yongho Kim, yongho@krcla.org

 

COLORADO

Boulder, Colorado: CIRC will hold a watch party.

Location: Home of Rebekah Anderson, 606 Linden Park Dr, Boulder, CO 80304

Time: 5:30 pm

Contact: Julien Ross, julien@coloradoimmigrant.org

 

Denver, Colorado: CIRC will hold a watch party.

Location: Agave Restaurant, 975 Lincoln St., Denver, CO 80203

Time: 5:30 pm

Contact: Julien Ross, julien@coloradoimmigrant.org

 

Fort Morgan, Colorado: CIRC will hold a watch party.

Location:

Time: 5:30 pm

Contact: Julien Ross, julien@coloradoimmigrant.org

 

Grand Junction, Colorado: CIRC will hold a watch party.

Location: Iglesia Roca Eterna 1333 North 23 Street, Grand Junction, CO

Time: 5:30 pm

Contact: Julien Ross, julien@coloradoimmigrant.org

 

Pueblo, Colorado: CIRC will hold a watch party.

Location: TBD

Time: 5:30 pm

Contact: Julien Ross, julien@coloradoimmigrant.org

 

Yuma, Colorado: CIRC will hold a watch party.

Location: Rural Communities Resource Center; 204 S. Main St.; Yuma, CO 80759

Time: 5:30 pm

Contact: Julien Ross, julien@coloradoimmigrant.org

 

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Washington, DC: CASA de Maryland and CASA de Virgina will host a watch party

Location: The White House, Lafayette Park, 16th and Pennsylvania NW, Washington, DC

Time: 7:30 pm

Contact: Kim Propeack, kpropeack@casamd.org

 

FLORIDA

Homestead, Florida: FLIC, Homestead Equal Rights for All, We Count! and partners will host a watch party.

Location: Homestead Equal Rights for All, 201 N Krome Ave 2nd floor, Homestead, FL 33030

Time: 7:30 pm

Contact: Jonathan Fried

 

Miami, Florida: FLIC and partners will host a watch party.

Location: 2800 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, FL 33137

Time: 7:00 pm

Contact: Natalia Jaramillo

 

Palm Springs, Florida: FLIC and partners will host a watch party.

Location: FPSU office, 2112 S. Congress ave suite 205, Palm Springs

Time: 7:00 pm

Contact: Natalia Jaramillo

 

Tampa, Florida: FLIC, Mi Familia Vota and partners will host a watch party.

Location: Mi Familia Vota, 4311 W. Waters Ave. Ste. 402, Tampa, FL 33614

Time: 7:30 pm

Contact: Perla Hinojosa

 

IDAHO

Burley, Idaho: Idaho Community Action Network will host a watch party.  The announcement will be broadcasting live on the radio followed by a lawyer, family and leader interviews.  Location: Hispanic Cultural Center 315 Stampede Drive Nampa Idaho

Time: 5:30

Contact: Krista Bustamante, krista@idahocan.org;  Please contact 208-390-5352 for more information.

 

Nampa, Idaho: Idaho Community Action Network will host a watch party and a community prayer and vigil.

Location: Hispanic Cultural Center 315 Stampede Drive Nampa Idaho

Time: 5:30

Contact: Krista Bustamante, krista@idahocan.org

 

ILLINOIS

Chicago, Illinois: ICIRR will host a watch party.

Location: Casa Michoacán, 1638 South Blue Island, Chicago, IL

Time: 7:00 pm

Contact: Monica Trevino, mtrevino@icirr.org 

 

Chicago, Illinois: Korean American Resource and Cultural Center (KRCC) will host a watch party.

Location: KRCC Office, 6212 Lincoln, Ave., Chicago, IL 60659

Time: 7:00 pm

Contact: Nayoung Ha, nayoung@chicagokrcc.org

 

MAINE

Portland, Maine: The Maine People’s Alliance will host a press conference.

Location: 565 Congress Street Suite 200, Portland, ME 04102

Time: TBD

Contact: Kevin Simowitz; Kevin@mainepeoplesalliance.org 

 

MARYLAND

Baltimore, Maryland: CASA de Maryland will host a watch party.

Location: CASA Baltimore, 2224 East Fayette St., Baltimore, MD 21231

Time: 7:30 pm

Contact: Kim Propeack, kpropeack@casamd.org

 

Hyattsville, Maryland: CASA de Maryland will host a watch party.

Location: CASA’s Multicultural Center, 8151 15th Avenue, Hyattsville, MD 20783

Time: 7:30 pm

Contact: Kim Propeack, kpropeack@casamd.org

 

Silver Spring, Maryland: CASA de Maryland will host a watch party.

Location: Northwood High School, 919 University Blvd. West, Silver Spring, MD 20901

Time: 7:30 pm

Contact: Kim Propeack, kpropeack@casamd.org

 

MASSACHUSETTS

Boston, Massachusetts: New England Keeping Families Together Coalition will host a watch party.

Location: SIM 9A Hamilton Place, Boston, MA 02108

Time: 7:30 pm

Contact: Cristina Aguilera, caguilera@miracoalition.org

 

MICHIGAN

Detroit, Michigan: Michigan United will host a watch party and press conference where public officials and people affected will be able to react.

Location: 7400 Vernor Hwy, Detroit MI 48209 

Time: 7:30-9:00 pm

Contact: Allison Colberg, allison@miunited.org

 

Kalamazoo, Michigan: Michigan United will host a watch party and press conference where public officials and people affected will be able to react.

Location: "Yo Soy" Evangelical Church, 551 Phelps St., Kalamazoo, MI 49048 

Time: 7:30-9:00 pm

Contact: Allison Colberg, allison@miunited.org 

 

Grand Rapids, Michigan: Michigan United will host a watch party and press conference where public officials and people affected will be able to react.

Location: Taqueria El Rincon Mexicano, 2055 28th St. SE Wyoming, MI 49508 

Time: 7:30-9:00 pm

Contact: Allison Colberg, allison@miunited.org 

 

Lansing, Michigan: Michigan United will host a watch party and press conference where public officials and people affected will be able to react.

Location: Cristo Rey Church 201 W Miller Rd, Lansing, Michigan 48911

Time: 7:30-9:00 pm

Contact: Allison Colberg, allison@miunited.org 

 

NEVADA

Las Vegas, Nevada: PLAN, Hermandad Mexicana and Dream Big Vegas will host a watch party.

Location: Hermandad Mexicana, 2915 West Charleston Blvd. Suite 4

Time: 4:30 pm

Contact: Astrid Silva, asilva@planevada.org

 

NEW HAMPSHIRE

New Hampshire: MIRA New Hampshire is hosting a watch party

Location: El Jimador Restaurant, 575 Willow St., Manchester, NH 03103

Time: 7:30 pm

Contact: Eva Castillo, ecastillo@miracoalition.org

 

NEW MEXICO

Albuquerque, New Mexico: El Centro de Igualdad y Derechos, elected officials, faith leaders, and allies will hold a press conference.

Location: El Centro’s office, 714 4th St NW, Albuquerque, NM

Time: TBD

Contact: Rachel Lazar, rlazar_elcentro@yahoo.com

 

Artestia, New Mexico: Somos Un Pueblo Unido, ACLU-NM Regional Center for Border Rights, Detention Watch Network, the American Immigration Lawyers Association, NEA Southeast, and NM Conference of Catholic Bishop will  hold a Candlelight vigil for migrant children and mothers who will soon be taken to Dilley, TX from Artesia, NM

Location: In front of the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Artesia, NM (1300 W. Richey Ave.)

Time: Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 6:00pm

Contact: Marina Piña, marina@somosunpueblounido.org or 
Emmanuelle Leal, eleal.santillan@gmail.com

 

 

NEW YORK

Long Island, New York: New Yorkers for Real Immigration Reform will host a watch party.

Location: 1090 Suffolk Ave, Brentwood

Time: 7:45 pm   

Contact: Daniel Altschuler; daniel.altschuler@maketheroadny.org; Francis Madi; fmadi@thenyic.org

 

Manhattan, New York: New Yorkers for Real Immigration Reform will host a watch party.

Location: 32BJ SEIU Office, 25 West 18th St, 5th Floor Auditorium

Time: 7:45 pm   

Contact: Thanu Yakupitiyage; tyaku@thenyic.org; Laura Celaya; lcelaya@thenyic.org

 

Queens, New York: Make the Road New York will host a watch party.

Location: 92-10 Roosevelt Avenue, Queens (Take the 7 Train to 90th Street - Elmhurst Ave.)

Time: 6:00 pm   

NYC: Daniel Coates, Daniel.coates@maketheroadny.org

NYC: Natalia Aristizabal, Natalia.aristizabal@maketheroadny.org

 

Westchester, New York: New Yorkers for Real Immigration Reform will host a watch party.

Location: 27 Columbus Ave, Mt. Kisco, NY 10549

Time: 7:45 pm   

Contact: Charlotte Gossett; cgossett@thenyic.org; or Carola Bracco; cbracco@neighborslink.org

 

NORTH CAROLINA

Charlotte, North Carolina: Latin American Coalition will hold a watch party at their office.

Location: 4938 Central Ave Suite 101, Charlotte, NC 28205

Time: 7:30 pm

Contact: Lacey Williams, lwilliams@latinamericancoalition.org

 

OHIO

Cincinnati, Ohio: Communities United for Citizenship (CUC), UFCW, SEIU, AMOS, UUchurch, CIWC, LULAC and many more will be hosting a watch party.

Location: Mi Familia Restaurant, 318 Northland Blvd, Cincinnati, OH 45246, Cincinnati, OH

Time: 7:00 pm

Contact: Flequer Vera, flequervera@gmail.com

 

OREGON

Bend, Oregon: CAUSA Oregon will hold a press conference at the Social Justice Center with local families and full press followed by a watch party and enchiladas. 

Location: Social Justice Center, 155 NW Irving St., Bend, OR

Time: 4:30 pm

Contact: Greg Delgado, greg@causaoregon.org

 

Eugene, Oregon: CAUSA Oregon will hold a watch party and press conference.

Location: TBD

Time: 4:30 pm

Contact: TBD

 

Portland, Oregon: CAUSA Oregon will hold a watch party and press conference

Location: Center for Intercultural Organizing, 700 N Killingsworth Street, Portland, OR

Time: 4:30 pm

Contact: Erik Sorensen, erik@causaoregon.org

 

PENNSYLVANIA

Norristown, Pennsylvania: Juntos, a PICC coalition partner, will host a watch party.

Location: Tortilleria la Familia, 557 Chain St., Norristown PA

Time: 8:00 pm

Contact: Sundrop Carter, sundropcarter@paimmigrant.org

 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: PICC and New Sanctuary Movement of Philadelphia will hold a watch party.

Location: West Kensington Ministry, 2140 N. Hancock, Philadelphia PA.

Time: 7:45 pm

Contact: Sundrop Carter, sundropcarter@paimmigrant.org

 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Juntos, a PICC coalition partner, will host a watch party.

Location: Taquitos de Puebla on the Italian Market, 1149 S 9th St, Philadelphia, PA

Time: 8:00 pm

Contact: Sundrop Carter, sundropcarter@paimmigrant.org

 

TENNESSEE

Crossville, Tennessee: TIRRC will host a watch party

Location: Crossville, TN, 478 Sparta Dr, Crossville, TN 38555

Time: 6:30 pm

Contact: Alysa Media

 

Knoxville, Tennessee: Hola Hora Latina, Centro Hispano, TIRRC, the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce the Comite Popular will host a watch party.

Location: The Birdhouse, 800 North 4th Ave., Knoxville, TN

Time: 7:30 pm

Contact: Alysa Media

 

Memphis, Tennessee: TIRRC will host a watch party.

Location: El Mercadito, 3766 Ridgeway Rd, Memphis, TN 38115

Time: 6:30 pm

Contact: Iris Mercado, 901-351-1867

 

Nashville, Tennessee: TIRRC will host a watch party.

Location: Global Mall, 5252 Hickory Hollow Parkway, 37013

Time: 6:30 pm

Contact: Eben Cathey; 615.775.1069

 

UTAH

Salt Lake City, Utah: Utah Comunidades Unidas will host a community town-hall and watch party.

Location: Centro Civico Mexicano, 155 S 600 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84101

Time: 6:00 pm

Contact: Mayra Cedano or Luis Garza, mayra@cuutah.org or luis@cuutah.org

 

VIRGINIA

Annandale, Virginia: NAKASEC will host a community watch party.

Location: NAKASEC VA Office, 7006 Evergreen Court, Suite 200, Annandale, VA 22003

Time: 7:30 pm

Contact: Dong Yoon Kim, dkim@nakasec.org

 

WASHINGTON

Mt Vernon, Washington: OneAmerica will hold a rally and press conference.

Location: 300 S 1st St, Mt Vernon, WA 98273

Time: 1:00 pm

Contact: Pavan Vangipuram, pavan@weareoneamerica.org

 

Vancouver, Washington: OneAmerica will hold a rally and press conference.

Location: Corner of Fort Vancouver Way and Mcclellan Road, Vancouver, WA

Time: 4:00 pm

Contact: Pavan Vangipuram, pavan@weareoneamerica.org

 

Seattle, Washington: OneAmerica will hold a rally and press conference with Mayor Edward B. Murray, Representative Adam Smith, dozens of concerned immigrants, leaders and advocates.

Location: Seattle Federal Building, 915 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA, 98104

Time: 12:00 pm

Contact: Pavan Vangipuram, pavan@weareoneamerica.org

 

Walla Walla, Washington: OneAmerica will hold a rally and press conference.

Location: 28 E. Main St, Downtown Walla Walla, 99362

Time: 4:00 pm

Contact: Pavan Vangipuram, pavan@weareoneamerica.org

 

Yakima, Washington: OneAmerica will hold a rally and press conference.

Location: 402 S 3rd St. Yakima, WA 98901

Time: 2:00 pm

Contact: Pavan Vangipuram, pavan@weareoneamerica.org

 

WISCONSIN

Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Voces de la Frontera will host an announcement Watch Party at Candela’s Ballroom.

Location: 2537 W. National St, Milwaukee WI 53204

Time: 6:00 pm

Contact: Christine Newman, CINeumann@aol.com

 

Friday, Nov. 21th

ALABAMA

Birmingham, Alabama: ACIJ will host a press conference.

Location: Kelly Ingram Park, Birmingham, AL

Time: 4:15 pm

Contact: Kyle Tharp, press@acij.net

 

ARIZONA

Phoenix, Arizona: PAZ will send off a caravan of families to Las Vegas to join the President’s historic event.

Location: PAZ Office, 701 S 1st St, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Time: 4:00 AM

Contact: Tony Navarrete, Tony@PromiseAZ.org

 

Phoenix, Arizona: PAZ will have a watch party to see the President’s historic event in Las Vegas.

Location: PAZ Office, 701 S 1st St, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Time: TBD (when the President gives his speech)

Contact: Tony Navarrete, Tony@PromiseAZ.org

 

Phoenix, Arizona: PAZ will have a vigil in front of the state capitol.

Location: PAZ Office, 701 S 1st St, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Time:

Contact: Tony Navarrete, Tony@PromiseAZ.org

 

ARKANSAS

Little Rock, Arkansas: AUCC will host a press conference.

Location: St. Edward's Catholic Church

Time: 2:30-3:00 pm

Contact: Mireya Reith, director@arkansascoalition.org

 

Springdale, Arkansas: AUCC will host a press conference.

Location: Jones Center

Time: 2:30-3:00 pm

Contact: Mireya Reith, director@arkansascoalition.org

 

CALIFORNIA

Los Angeles, California: CHIRLA will host a community forum.

Location: Los Angeles Convention Center

Time: TBD

Contact: Jorge-Mario Cabrera, jmcabrera@chirla.org

 

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Washington, DC: CASA de Maryland and CASA de Virginia will hold a celebration rally outside of the White House

Location: The White House

Time: 3:00 pm

Contact: Kim Propeack, kpropeack@casamd.org

 

FLORIDA

Miami, Florida:  FLIC will host a watch party.

Location: Florida Immigrant Coalition, 2800 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, FL 33137

Time:  5:00 pm

Contact: Natalia Jaramillo

 

Orlando, Florida: FLIC, Mi Familiia Vota and partners will host a watch party Orlando.

Location: Hope Community Center, 1016 N Park Ave Apopka, FL 32712

Time: 1:00 pm

Contact: Jose Luis Marantes

 

Tampa, Florida: FLIC, Mi Familia Vota, and partners will host a watch party.

Location: Mi Familia Vota, 4311 W. Waters Ave. Ste. 402, Tampa, FL 33614

Time: 1:00 pm

Contact: Perla Hinojosa

 

IDAHO

Boise, Idaho: Idaho Community Action Network will host a press conference.

Location: Idaho State Bar Association, 525 W Jefferson St., Boise, ID 83702

Time: TBD

Contact: Krista Bustamante, krista@idahocan.org

 

MASSACHUSETTS

Boston, Massachusetts: MIRA Coalition will host a press conference.

Location: SEIU 32BJ, 26 West St., Boston, MA 02111

Time: 12:00 pm

Contact: Cristina Aguilera, caguilera@miracoalition.org

 

Boston, Massachusetts: MIRA Coalition will host a press conference.

Location: SEIU 32BJ, 26 West St., Floor 2, Boston, MA 02111

Time: 4:00 pm

Contact: Cristina Aguilera, caguilera@miracoalition.org

 

MICHIGAN

Dearborn, Michigan: Michigan United will host a press conference with faith leaders and public officials.

Location: 2651 Saulino Ct, Dearborn MI 

Time: 11:30 am

Contact: Allison Colberg, allison@miunited.org

 

NEBRASKA

Lincoln, Nebraska: DREAMers Project Coalition, community partners, & community members will hold a press conference (Heartland Workers Center, Nebraska Appleseed, Justice for Our Neighbors, and others.)

Location: Our Lady of Guadalupe Church Hall, 4930 S. 23rd St. (SE Corner of 23rd & O)

Time: 11:30 am

Contact: Yanira Garcia, yanira@heartlandworkerscenter.org

 

NEVADA

Las Vegas, Nevada: PLAN, The Culinary Union, SEIU, AFL-CIO and Mi Familia Vota will host a watch party of the President’s speech on Friday.

Location: The Culinary Union, 1630 South Commerce Street Las Vegas, Nevada 89102

Time: 12:00 pm

Contact: Astrid Silva, asilva@planevada.org

 

Reno, Nevada: PLAN will host a watch party.

Location: La Fonda Restaurant, 4385 Neil Road, Reno, NV 89502

Time: 4:30 pm

Contact: Astrid Silva, asilva@planevada.org 

 

NEW YORK

Long Island, New York: Make the Road New York will host a watch party.

Location: Long Island: 1090 Suffolk Avenue, Brentwood

Time: 3 pm  

Daniel Altschule, Daniel.altschuler@maketheroadny.org

Walter Barrientos, walter.barrientos@maketheroadny.org

 

Manhattan, New York: New York Immigration Coalition will hold a Rally with UWD and Domestic Workers Alliance

Location: Washington Square Park, New York

Time: 5:00 - 7:00 pm       

Contact: Thanu Yakupitiyage; tyaku@thenyic.org

 

Queens, New York: Make the Road New York will host a watch party.

Location: Queens: 92-10 Roosevelt Avenue, (7 Train to 90th Street)

Time: TBD based on the President’s Speech       

NYC: Daniel Coates, Daniel.coates@maketheroadny.org

NYC: Natalia Aristizabal,Natalia.aristizabal@maketheroadny.org

 

NORTH CAROLINA

Charlotte, North Carolina: The Latin American Coalition will host a celebration rally.

Location: Marshall Park, 800 E 3rd St, Charlotte, NC

Time: 4:00 pm

Contact: Lacey Williams, lwilliams@latinamericancoalition.org

 

OHIO

Cincinnati, Ohio: Communities United for Citizenship (CUC), UFCW, SEIU, AMOS, UUchurch, CIWC, LULAC and many more will be hosting a press conference.

Location: Interfaith Workers Center, 1235 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Time: 1:30 pm

Contact: Flequer Vera, flequervera@gmail.com

 

PENNSYLVANIA

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: PICC will rally and Chant Down the Walls with Juntos.

Location: 1600 Callowhill St., Philadelphia PA

Time: 11:00 am

Contact: Sundrop Carter, sundropcarter@paimmigrant.org

 

Pittsburg, Pennsylvania: A PICC member will host a Press Event in Pittsburg

Location: USW Headquarters, 60 Boulevard of the Allies, Pittsburgh PA

Time: 12:00 pm

Contact: Sundrop Carter, sundropcarter@paimmigrant.org 

 

UTAH

Salt Lake City, Utah: Utah Comunidades Unidas will host a rally and press conference town-hall and watch party.

Location: Utah State Capitol, 350 N State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84114

Time: 12:00 pm

Contact: Mayra Cedano or Luis Garza, mayra@cuutah.org or luis@cuutah.org

 

VIRGINIA

Annandale, VA: NAKASEC will host a press conference telebriefing.

             Location: NAKASEC VA Office, 7006 Evergreen Court, Suite 200 Annandale, VA 22003, 6212 N.Lincoln Ave Chicago, IL 60659, call-in line: 712-432-1500 743247#

             Time: 2:30 PM PST/ 4:30 PM CST/5:30 PM EST 

Contact: Dong Yoon Kim, dkim@nakasec.org

 

WISCONSIN

Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Voces de la Frontera will host a press conference at their local office.

Location: 1027 South 5th Street, Milwaukee WI 53204

Time: 3:00 pm

Contact: Christine Newman, CINeumann@aol.com

 

Saturday, Nov. 22nd

ALABAMA

Birmingham, Alabama: ACIJ will host a community forum.

Location: Birmingham, AL

Time: TBD

Contact: Evelyn Servin, evelyn@acij.net

NOT open to the press

 

ILLINOIS

Chicago, Illinois: ICIRR will hold a rally with Congressman Luis Gutierrez and Mayor Rahm Emanuel.  

Location: Benito Juarez High School, 1450-1510 West, Cermak Road, Chicago IL 60608

Time: 9:30 am

Contact: Monica Trevino, mtrevino@icirr.org 

 

WISCONSIN

Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Voces de la Frontera will host an informational forum for the community.

Location: South Division High School, 1515 West Lapham Blvd., Milwaukee WI 53204

Time: 11:00 am

Contact: Christine Newman, CINeumann@aol.com

 

PENNSYLVANIA

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania United for Immigration Reform (PUIR) Press Event

Location: 1515 Market St., Philadelphia PA

Time: 11:45 am

Contact: Sundrop Carter, sundropcarter@paimmigrant.org  

 

VIRGINIA

Annandale, Virginia: NAKASEC will host a community forum.

Location: NAKASEC VA Office, 7006 Evergreen Court, Suite 200, Annandale, VA 22003

Time: 5:00 pm

Contact: Dong Yoon Kim, dkim@nakasec.org

 

Monday, Nov. 24nd

NEBRASKA

Lincoln, Nebraska: Nebraska Appleseed and partners will hold a press conference.

Location: St. Paul United Methodist Church, Room TBD

Time: 11:00 am

Contact: Jeff Sheldon, 402-438-8853, jsheldon@neappleseed.org

 


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