HIAS in the News
Posted on Wed, Nov 24, 2010 at 10:27 am
HIAS was mentioned as one of ten domestic NGOs that aid refugees through the Refugee Admissions Program in the profile in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette on the Rai family, refugees from Bhutan.
Posted on Wed, Nov 10, 2010 at 15:33 pm
The Hill's Congress Blog just published a post by HIAS' Mark Hetfield, in which he discusses the election, S.B. 1070, the policies of George W. and Obama, and the future of immigration reform.
Posted on Tue, Oct 26, 2010 at 16:01 pm
In its analysis of a recent AJC survey that indicates that 52% of 800 Jewish respondents support SB 1070, the New York Jewish Week mentions HIAS Young Leaders and their work to bring together people from diverse communities in order to break down stereotypes and build mutual respect.
Posted on Tue, Oct 19, 2010 at 17:25 pm
Earlier this month Melanie Nezer, HIAS' Senior Director for US Programs & Advocacy, was a panelist in a forum on immigration that was covered by the New Jersey Jewish News.
Posted on Tue, Oct 19, 2010 at 17:24 pm
HIAS' Amy Greenstein was quoted in The New York Jewish Week on her involvement with the Muehlstein Institute, a training program sponsored by UJA-Federation of New York for Jewish communal professionals.
Posted on Thu, Oct 07, 2010 at 19:30 pm
The New Jersey Jewish News highlighted two honors HIAS recently received from the U.S. government – an award recognizing HIAS' contributions to the Israeli government's refugee status determination program, and a $450,000 grant toward HIAS' work in citizenship education and immigrant integration.
Posted on Thu, Oct 07, 2010 at 19:03 pm
HIAS' Mark Hetfield was quoted in The Washington Jewish Week in its coverage of the failure of the defense bill that contained the DREAM Act to reach the Senate floor.
Posted on Wed, Oct 06, 2010 at 12:40 pm
The Jewish Community Voice just covered HIAS' collaborative "We Were Strangers, Too" campaign, which calls on Congress to make comprehensive immigration reform a priority.
Posted on Tue, Sep 14, 2010 at 19:11 pm
Amy Greenstein, HIAS' Director of Young Leadership Development, recently was profiled in Barnard's Alumnae in Action.
Posted on Mon, Aug 30, 2010 at 9:40 am
The Miami Herald quotes Mark Hetfield, HIAS' Senior VP for Policy and Programs, in an article about the thousands of refugees scheduled to lose their Social Security disability aid in less than two months because they have not become citizens. Learn more about HIAS' advocacy on this issue.
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