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February 24, 2017
Immigrant Women’s Support Group in Spanish
Immigrant Women’s Support Group in Spanish Every Wednesday starting on March 1st at 10 AM at EIIC 59 26 Woodside Avenue NY 11377 EIIC will be hosting a Spanish language support group for immigrant women. If you are interested in Read More ...
February 23, 2017
BECOMING A U.S. CITIZEN
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February 13, 2017
Information about Recent Immigration Enforcement Actions
  Reports indicate that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE) has launched enforcement actions targeting individuals throughout the United States. Over the past week, 41 individuals were arrested in New York City under this enforcement action. Read More ...
February 10, 2017
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals decides to continue injunction of travel ban
  On Thursday, February 9th, a three-judge panel of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled unanimously to keep in place the lower court’s injunction on President Trump’s executive order that would temporarily ban immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim countries Read More ...
February 9, 2017
Thursday Feb 9th
EIIC Offices will be closed Thursday, February 9th, 2017 due to inclement weather and will reopen tomorrow, Friday, February 10th at 9:00 a.m. Thank You!
February 8, 2017
2017 Robert Briscoe Awards
Reserve Tickets Online or call 718-478-5502 Download 2017 Robert Briscoe Awards flyer (pdf) Please join us at the “21” Club, 21 West 52nd Street, for a cocktail reception on Monday, February 27 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm as we Read More ...
February 7, 2017
Executive order on visa process, screening and refugees temporarily halted
  On February 3, 2017, a District Court judge in Seattle issued a temporary injunction which halted the enforcement of the Jan. 27th executive order banning travel for persons from seven countries and suspending refugee processing. Over the past weekend, Read More ...
February 3, 2017
Updates on the Executive Order affecting the visa process and entry to the U.S.
  According to the U.S. Department of State, the Executive Order does not restrict the travel of dual nationals, so long as they hold the passport of an unrestricted country and possess a valid U.S. visa. “Our Embassies and Consulates Read More ...
February 3, 2017
Traveling to the U.S. in the coming days or weeks?
Based on what we know of the January 27, 2017 Executive Order, and its application in recent days, here is a guide for those traveling in the coming days and weeks. The Executive Order highlighted 7 countries: Iraq, Syria, Sudan, Read More ...
February 2, 2017
Press Release – EIIC Statement
Press Release – EIIC Statement While the goal of protecting the country remains a common one for all, targeting immigrants and refugees of one religion with little regard for their legal rights, creates uncertainty and fear for immigrants of all Read More ...
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