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This Land is Your Land Too: Working Together for Immigrant New Yorkers

June 9 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Cocktail Reception to follow 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

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The purpose of this one-day conference is to advance the capacity of immigrant assistance provider organizations in New York that serve clients in an efficient, effective and coordinated manner. The conference will bring members of the Immigration community together to share their best practices and learn from current and prior experiences in immigration assistance efforts like DACA, as well as other mass assistance efforts like those following Hurricane Sandy and 9/11.
The registration fee of $55 covers admission to the conference. Admission includes a light breakfast, lunch, and an invitation to a cocktail reception following the final panel.
Please note that CLE credits will be provided.

Featuring panels on:
Anti-Immigration Fraud Efforts & Capacity
Moderated by: JoJo Annobil of the Legal Aid Society
Outreach and Organizing with Community Partners

Moderated by:Marika Dias of Make the Road New York

Ethical Challenges of Direct Services and Representation
Moderated by: C. Mario Russell of Catholic Charities of New York

Innovations in Outreach and Service Delivery through Technology
Moderated by: Mark O’Brien of ProBono Net

Communications, Media, Branding
Moderated by: Laz Benitez of the New York State Office for New Americans

Coordination of Pro Bono and Volunteer Efforts
Moderated by: Miriam Buhl of Weil, Gotshal and Manges LLP

National Legalization Efforts
Moderated by: Matthew Burnett of the Immigrant Advocates Network

Private and Public Funding Partnerships
Moderated by: Christopher O’Malley of the IOLA Fund

Strategic Partnerships with Traditional and Non-Traditional Partners
Moderated by: Betsy Plum of the New York Immigration Coalition

Details

Start:
June 9, 2014 8:30 am
End:
June 9, 2014 5:00 pm
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Website:
http://www.thenyic.org/conference/immigrantNY

Organizer

Academic Affairs
Phone:
212.431.2310
Email:
Website:
http://www.nyls.edu/academics/

Venue

Auditorium WA14
Phone:
2124312100
185 West Broadway New York, 10013 United States
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Website:
http://www.nyls.edu