Students in Des Moines, Iowa who have received immigration status through the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, are testing their cinematography skills each year in a contest sponsored by American Friends Service Committee.

In part two of our series on incorporating parish volunteers into immigration-related services, we move our focus to immigrant integration. Immigrant integration occurs most successfully at the local level, particularly because a community designs its response around the local and immediate needs of its community members.

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Citizenship Benefits

This link provides resources that explain some of the benefits to United States citizenship, including the right to travel outside the U.S. for unlimited periods of time and re-enter freely and protection from deportation.


Graphic Novel: Miguel's Naturalization Interview

BIA Application Toolkit

This toolkit is designed to educate agencies on the need for BIA recognition and accreditation and to assist them in the application process.


All About BIA Recognition & Accreditation Webinar

Introduction to Citizenship Navigators Webinar

Leya Speasmaker goes over the Citizenship Navigators program and everything it has to offer. Watch this video to get an understanding of what it means to be a Citizenship Navigator.