Stories of Immigration

by Leya Speasmaker and Laura Nino

Project Hope-Proyecto Esperanza’s annual reception for new citizens is a win-win – honorees can celebrate with their families, while getting to know their new neighbors! 

Posted: Jan. 28, 2018
by Leya Speasmaker and Laura Berry

Despite signs that the holiday season is over, Catholics have one more celebration – Epiphany, also known as Three Kings Day!

Posted: Jan. 5, 2018

Featured Resources & Analysis

When TPS decisions are made, be it termination or extension, immigrants are required to re-register and reapply for employment authorization. Here is the basic process for re-registering TPS holders.

Last updated: Feb. 15, 2018

Use this backgrounder to help educate the public and lawmakers about Temporary Protected Status and the huge consequences to individuals, families and the U.S. as a whole following Temporary Protected Status terminations.  

Last updated: Feb. 15, 2018

Press Releases

A prayer service for Dreamers will be held outside the Capitol at 12 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 6. The event aims to unite Catholics in a nonpartisan, prayerful setting to emphasize the urgency of passing bipartisan legislation for Dreamers.

Posted: Feb. 1, 2018

Today’s announcement by the Department of Homeland Security of an 18-month extension of Temporary Protected Status for Syria, while extending protection for some, leaves more recently arrived Syrians at risk. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen announced her decision not to re-designate TPS for Syria, but to simply extend the program for 18 months.

Posted: Jan. 31, 2018