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Dream Act Rallies & Phone Bank across Colorado Target Reps. Ken Buck and Scott Tipton

Campaign: 2017 Dream Act
Dream Act Rallies & Phone Bank across Colorado Target Reps. Ken Buck and Scott Tipton DACA may be dead, but the American dream is alive Thursday, October 5th – (Pueblo, CO Springs, Greeley & Denver, CO): The final Deferred Action…Read More

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Silenced DREAMers Protest at Scott Tipton’s Pueblo Office

Campaign: Dream Act 2017
Congressman Tipton says he wants a compassionate solution, but DREAMers say his silence does not feel compassionate Pueblo, CO – Local DREAMer groups and allies have requested to meet with Congressman Tipton for the last two months to no avail.…Read More

CIRC Exec. Director: In TPS Decision, Cruel Trump Pushes Ethnic Cleansing Agenda Forward

Campaign: Federal
(Denver, CO) — Nicole Melaku, Executive Director of the Colorado Immigrant Rights Coalition (CIRC) issued the following statement after the Trump administration announced the decision on Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Nicaraguan and Honduran people: “Today’s announcement is the latest…Read More

Mother of Three and Immigrant Rights Leader Takes Sanctuary In Carbondale, CO

Campaign: Sanctuary
CARBONDALE, CO – Sandra Lopez of Silt, CO, takes sanctuary with Two Rivers Unitarian Universalist. Sandra is a mother of three US Citizen children and has called the Roaring Fork Valley home for the last 16 years.  She is a…Read More

Western State Colorado University President Greg Salsbury, Mayor Jim Gelwicks of Gunnison, CO, and Carlos Lerma, a Local CO DACA Recipient Call on Rep. Scott Tipton (R-CO3) to Sign the Dream Act

Campaign: Dream Act 2017
A recording of today’s call can be found here. Gunnison, CO – On a press call today, ahead of the December 8th omnibus deadline, Western State Colorado University President Greg Salsbury and Gunnison Mayor Jim Gelwicks joined Carlos Lerma,…Read More

DREAMers Play Human Chess in front of Congressman Mike Coffman’s Aurora Office

Campaign: Dream Act 2017
Media Advisory – For Immediate Release September 19th, 2017 Contact: Cristian Solano-Córdova | (720) 434-4632 – cristian@coloradoimmigrant.org DREAMers Play Human Chess in front of Congressman Mike Coffman’s Aurora Office DREAMers ask Congressman Coffman to stop playing political games with their…Read More

On DACA Program Anniversary, Sen Cory Gardner Faces Immigrant Rights Groups Across Colorado

Campaign: #DefendDACA
On DACA Program Anniversary, Sen Cory Gardner Faces Immigrant Rights Groups Across Colorado The Clock is Ticking on Lives of 800,000 Young People as Sept. 5th Deadline Set by Republicans to End DACA Nears Colorado Springs, Greeley, and Lakewood, CO,…Read More

Hundreds Of Community Members Join The National Day Of Action To Protect Immigrants And Refugees

Campaign: Immigration
Hundreds Of Community Members Join The National Day Of Action To Protect Immigrants And Refugees Raise Voice in Support of Sanctuary Spaces and Preservation of DACA; Declare They Are Here To Stay Aurora, CO. – On Saturday, local organizations, together…Read More

THE COLORADO IMMIGRANT RIGHTS COALITION CONDEMNS THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION’S ACTIONS AGAINST THE IMMIGRANT COMMUNITY

Campaign: Executive Orders
THE COLORADO IMMIGRANT RIGHTS COALITION CONDEMNS THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION’S ACTIONS AGAINST THE IMMIGRANT COMMUNITY DENVER – Today, President Trump has made two executive orders attacking Colorado’s immigrant communities. The first focused on the construction of his “great wall,” militarizing and…Read More

CIRC REACTS TO SCOTUS DECISION ON DAPA/DACA+

Campaign: DAPA/DACA
For Immediate Release January 19, 2016 Contact: Oscar Juarez-Luna, Oscar@coloradoimmigrant.org | 720-203-6836   CIRC REACTS TO SCOTUS DECISION ON DAPA/DACA+   Denver, CO – Today, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to review United States v. Texas, the Texas-initiated case that…Read More

CIRC Statement in Support of Refugee and Muslim Communities

Campaign: CIRC Statements
CIRC Statement in Support of Refugee and Muslim Communities “As we deal with the sadness and repercussions from these acts of violence, CIRC is profoundly disturbed and angered by the alarmist, anti-refugee, anti-Muslim response” CIRC members and staff are deeply…Read More