ATTORNEYS – Train for Our FREE Immigration Legal Clinics; EVERYONE – Volunteer to help!

Posted on September 25, 2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Check Out These Two (2)! Great Immigration Volunteer Opportunities

Opportunity #1!

Are you an attorney looking to brush up on humanitarian and family-based immigration?

  • Sign up for our FREE Training Opportunity for Community Legal Clinic Volunteers!

Announcing a Free Community Legal Clinic training on Screening Scenarios at Community Immigration Clinics.

It will prepare attorneys for pro bono volunteering at community clinics.  Subjects include

  • Asylum
  • U/T/VAWA, naturalization
  • Common crim-imm scenarios
  • Family-based immigration

Presenters include

  • Parisa Karaahmet and Sophia Goring-Piard of Fragomen
  • Brooklyn Defenders' Office attorneys
  • CUNY Citizenship Now!
  • The City Bar Justice Center

When:  This Thursday, September 27 from 6 - 8:3 0pm

Where:  Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP, 7 Hanover Square, New York, NY 10007.

Register Now: RSVP to the Fragomen Fellow, Caitlin Miner-Le Grand, at

Opportunity #2!

Not an attorney and want to help?

  • Volunteer for Our Catholic Charities NY Community Legal Clinics in Kingston and Poughkeepsie

FREE training will be provided in advance via webinar.

Dedicated and personable volunteers are needed for:

  • Information gathering
  • Legal screenings
  • Application assistance

You will meet with:

  • Prospective clients
  • Gather information about their journey to the United States & life histories
  • Work with Catholic Charities attorneys to inform immigrants about their rights and legal options.

When and Where:

Volunteer in Kingston

Volunteer in Poughkeepsie

Spanish Fluency not required, but preferred.

Sign up for Catholic Charities NY’s free immigration legal assistance

Catholic Charities is responding to the needs of our neighbors during the 
COVID-19 pandemic.

For Help Call 888-744-7900