The American Friends Service Committee’s mission includes fighting for immigrant rights, in particular, through its Immigrant Rights Program in Newark, New Jersey. The Immigrant Rights Program’s successful integration of legal services, advocacy and organizing has made a dramatic difference in the lives of immigrants in New Jersey and beyond by ensuring that immigrant voices are […]
Casa Freehold's mission is to lay a foundation for empowerment so that immigrants can learn how to address their needs and assist others as they integrate into the community.
- Casa Freehold Job Center ensures that hired day laborers get fair wages and good working conditions.
- We offer classes in ESL, OSHA health and safety, computer knowledge, etc.
- We also address issues such as health care, housing, and immigrants rights.
Help us help immigrants and refugees in our community.
As part of its focus on Public Safety and Protections, the New Jersey Alliance for Immigrant Justice works to expand applications for driver’s licenses within the immigrants community: “In New Jersey, driving is a necessity of life, but for immigrant families, driving to work or to dropping one’s children at school can lead to deportation. […]
Some of you have asked Casa Freehold about the best way to help Puerto Rico. We reached out to Angel L. Matos and his wife, Mary Ruiz-Matos, who worked hard for the people of Monmouth County for many years and who currently reside in Puerto Rico. Unidos Por Puerto Rico was recommended to us. Angel […]