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Buenas: Migration, education, and an economic force

By Armando Bellmas, Director of Communications
July 30, 2014

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What’s happening at the Latin American Coalition, delivered every other Wednesday.

 

CineMás presents La Jaula de Oro

By Christina Amaya, Editorial Intern
July 29, 2014

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A timely film about a journey with four migrant children on their quest towards the Mexico-United States border from Guatemala.

 

Protecting Refugee Children

By Armando Bellmas, Director of Communications
July 28, 2014

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The U.S. should protect all children, not place them in harm’s way.

 

Charlotte Talks About Immigration

By Christina Amaya, Editorial Intern
July 24, 2014

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"You don't forget traveling thousands of miles, jumping on freight trains, and crossing deserts and the Rio Bravo in order to risk a chance of having a decent life."

 

Advocating for and defending children coming to the U.S.

By Janeen Hicks Pierre, Esq.
July 23, 2014

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These are children we are dealing with, the most vulnerable of our population, and the least able to advocate for and to defend themselves.

 

Rausel is a great guy and needs your help

By Armando Bellmas, Director of Communications
July 21, 2014

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Latin American Coalition Community Organizer Rausel Arista has been detained in a Buffalo area detention center, hundreds of miles away from home and his family.

 

Community Meeting with Charlotte Police on Thursday, July 17, 2014

By Christina Amaya, Editorial Intern
July 17, 2014

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The Latin American Coalition, CMPD, and the Advenir at Casa Bella Apartments administration host a community meeting on Thursday, July 17, 2014 as part of a larger crime prevention campaign.

 

Where is the outrage on behalf of these refugee children?

By Lacey Williams, Advocacy Director
July 16, 2014

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How any person, let alone a parent, can look at their TV screen and see these young people and propose to “deport them all” regardless of circumstance or destination, is an outrage.

 

SAT Prep Sessions, Summer 2014

By Christina Amaya, Editorial Intern
July 15, 2014

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SAT Prep sessions will begin Wednesday, July 16th at the Latin American Coalition. College Access Para Todos is offering free reading and writing sessions in order to help students prepare for the big test.

 

Press on for Equality, Press on for Jobs

By Christina Amaya, Editorial Intern
July 14, 2014

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Our Worker Support Center is dedicated to continuing our mission of helping all immigrants better integrate into and participate in our community.

 

Enter your info and get connected to everything we are doing to make our community a more welcoming place.

 
 
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