Upcoming Events

10 May
Join HIAS for a monthly program offering compassion and solidarity to asylum seekers in detention through a formal letter writing program with individuals who have requested correspondence, helping them access hope and connection.
The U.S. Refugee Admissions Program is a lifeline to people around the world whose lives are in danger. Join us to hear from experts working on the front lines in Kenya and the U.S to resettle refugees, and from refugees themselves, about what it’s like to navigate this complex process.
 
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Join us for a HIAS-facilitated interactive discussion of the HIAS Book and Film Club, to discuss the film MAINE GIRLS.
 
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From the Chinese Exclusion laws of the 1800’s, to immigration quotas, to the more recent Muslim and African country bans, it is no secret that racism and discrimination have played an oversized role in the U.S. immigration system.   Join HIAS’ legal team for a two-part series for legal professionals that takes a closer look at how racism and discrimination have shaped U.S.

From the Chinese Exclusion laws of the 1800’s, to immigration quotas, to the more recent Muslim and African country bans, it is no secret that racism and discrimination have played an oversized role in the U.S. immigration system.   Join HIAS’ legal team for a two-part series for legal professionals that takes a closer look at how racism and discrimination have shaped U.S.