immigration

Humans of CIRC: Hameeda Abdul Kadir

August 5th, 2019
“I think I am an accidental activist in a way, coming to the US as a refugee and immigrant, growing up Muslim, being a black woman, I feel like I had to advocate for myself in a way; the system… Read More

60 Resources for Supporting Immigrant and Refugee Communities

July 9th, 2019
When working with immigrant and refugee communities, check out these resources which include toolkits, informational pages and guides for the areas of Education, Employment, Health, Housing and Resettlement, Legal, and Safety. Read More

Help first-time immigrant voters make it to the polls!

October 4th, 2018
“More than anything I just want to be counted…to have my voice heard and to cast my vote.”  Tena’s words came over 35 years after she first immigrated to America from Chihuahua, Mexico. On an arduous pathway to citizenship, over … Read More

Congress Has Taken Dreamers Hostage – Be Part of the Hostage-Saving Operation!

March 5th, 2018
  Congress has taken Dreamers hostage! Congress has failed Dreamers. Again. If Congress won’t vote for the American Dream, we need to give them enough votes as ransom to secure our Dreamers’ futures. We need you to be a Dream… Read More

2018 Latino Advocacy Day

February 23rd, 2018
Political power starts with YOU!   Let’s build power together! Are you interested in: – Reproductive Rights – Immigrant Rights – Economic Justice – Environmental Justice – more! Don’t forget to Save the Date for LAD’s (Latino/a Advocacy Day) 12th… Read More

American DREAM: Call, Email, Tweet your Legislator

February 14th, 2018
Advocate for the American DREAM!  Join us in reaching Sen. Bennet, Sen. Gardner, Rep. Tipton, and Rep. Coffman to urge them to pass a #CleanDreamAct that protects #Dreamers without holding them hostage for draconian anti-immigrant measures. There are 17,300 Dreamers… Read More

Tour of Dreams Colorado

February 2nd, 2018
6 Dreamers 3 Allies 9 towns 5 days 1 Dream The American Dream. The Colorado Immigrant Rights Coalition is working with member organizations from across the great state of Colorado to travel to 9 different towns, which will host 10… Read More

Bipartisan Governor Coalition Urges Congress to Pass Legislation for Dreamers

December 20th, 2017
A bipartisan coalition of Governors from across the country, including Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper, and governors from Ohio, Montana, Pennsylvania, Nevada, Massachusetts, Vermont, Minnesota, North Carolina, Alaska, and Utah  have signed onto a letter urging Speaker of the House Paul… Read More

Trump actions increase anxiety among immigrants in Roaring Fork Valley

September 7th, 2017
Trump actions increase anxiety among immigrants in Roaring Fork Valley Scott Condon The Aspen Times September 4, 2017   For Glenwood Springs attorney Ted Hess, whose firm specializes in immigration law, the election of Donald Trump has created a boom… Read More