BIA Agency Recognition and Staff Accreditations

Congratulations to the following programs and staff:

Sr. Janet Yurkanin, Program Director at Migration and Refugee Services in the Diocese of Trenton, New Jersey, renewed her full BIA accreditation status on August 16.

Jennifer Zurek of Catholic Charities of Allentown, Allentown, PA, received BIA partial accreditation on July 13, 2011.

St. Brendan Parish, Shallotte, NC, branch office of Catholic Charities of Raleigh, NC was granted BIA recognition on September 2, 2011.

Rev. Robert F. Ippolito and Sr. Rosanne Caiazzo of St. Brendan Parish of Catholic Charities of Raleigh, NC were granted BIA partial accreditation on September 2, 2011.

Juanita Madrid from Catholic Charities of Gallup received BIA partial accreditation on June 2, 2011 for the agency’s office in Gallup, NM, Farmington, NM and Holbrook, AZ.

Kaska Yawo received her BIA credential as a partial BIA accredited representative on August 26.  Mr. Yawo is an Immigration Counselor for Catholic Charities Worcester County in Massachusetts.