Florida Immigrant Coalition
The Florida Immigrant Coalition is a statewide alliance of immigrant rights organizations with offices in Miami, Tampa and Palm Beach. FLIC has 30 member organizations, including farmworkers, students, service providers, grassroots organizations and legal advocates, who come together for the fair treatment of all people, including immigrants. We accomplish our mission through coordination of immigrant organizations and community education, organizing and advocacy.
Read more: Florida Immigrant Coalition Website
Knight Foundation supports transformational ideas that promote quality journalism, advance media innovation, engage communities and foster the arts. The foundation believes that democracy thrives when people and communities are informed and engaged.
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National Partnership for New Americans
The National Partnership for New Americans advances the integration and active citizenship of immigrants to achieve a vibrant, just, and welcoming democracy for all.
Our vision is an authentic and welcoming democracy in which new Americans achieve equal opportunity and are a powerful and organized constituency. Policies and programs at all levels will foster a high quality of life for all, and new Americans will vote, hold office and participate fully in civic life and economic prosperity.
We are a national multiethnic, multiracial partnership that harnesses our collective power and resources to mobilize millions of immigrants for integration and transformative social change. We facilitate community voices, many that been previously excluded, to speak on their own behalf. We create and implement innovative programs that help immigrants become active and engaged citizens working for a stronger and more inclusive democracy and a vibrant nation.
The Partnership has:
- An aim to deepen reach into diverse immigrant communities in each of our eleven states;
- Proven ability to drive grassroots campaigns and mobilize constituents to act;
- Demonstrated ability and expertise on public policy and bringing about policy change;
- Recognized innovation and expertise on a range of immigrant integration efforts including naturalization and ESL;
- Extensive ability to leverage funding from government, business, and private entities;
- Proven ability to run coordinated campaigns that ensure effective results and achieve economies of scale;
National Partnership for New Americans Co-Chairs
Executive Director of The Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition
Eva has been with MIRA for over ten years, working as the director of Policy and Advocacy and as Deputy Director before becoming 0Executive Director in December 2008. Prior to joining MIRA in July 1999, Eva directed the resettlement program in central MA. In her native Albania, she practiced civil and criminal law and from 1989-1992 served as a judge in Tirana’s District Court. Outside of MIRA, Eva is the co-chair of the Governor’s Advisory Council on Refugees and Immigrants and also serves on the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights.
Chief Strategic Executive for the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee
During this time the Coalition has fought vigorously for citizenship for the undocumented, to protect civil liberties in the wake of the attacks of September 11, 2001, and for a full integration of immigrants into the American Dream. The Coalition has helped to make Illinois one of the most immigrant friendly states in the U.S., and is considered one of the most effective immigrant organizations in the U.S.
Inside the Partnership
The Partnership has deep reach into diverse immigrant communities in eleven states across the country. Check out our interactive map to see where Partners are located and what they’re working on.
National Korean American Service & Education Consortium (NAKASEC)
Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (ICIRR)
The Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition (MIRA)
Florida Immigrant Coalition (FLIC)
Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles (CHIRLA)
Tennessee Immigrant and Refugee Rights Coalition (TIRRC)
Voces de la Frontera
Colorado Immigrant Rights Coalition (CIRC)
CASA de Maryland
New York Immigration Coalition (NYIC)