Miami, FL: Training on Naturalization and Citizenship – November 16, 2013
The training is for the staff of Catholic Charities and other community-based organizations with IRS 501(c)(3) status, and attorneys and legal staff of private law offices. If you are registering as staff of a community-based organization, you must fax a copy of you IRS 501(c)(3) letter designating your agency as a nonprofit entity to CLINIC at 301-565-4824 or firstname.lastname@example.org to the attention of Rommel Calderwood. Your registration will be confirmed upon receipt of this letter. If you are an attorney, please include your state bar number. Payment is by credit card only.
Space is limited to 50 participants. Please be sure to register by November 1 under the correct category and for the correct training. All registration changes or cancellations are subject to an administrative charge of $70.00. Your registration will be confirmed upon receipt of your payment through the website by credit card only. No checks or cash accepted for payment.
This one-day, hands-on training gives immigrant advocates, community-based organizers and legal service providers the knowledge of planning and implementing a large “mega” group application workshop serving 250 or more people for naturalization, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and future comprehensive immigration reform. CLINIC invites staff of affiliates and other community-based organizations with IRS 501(c)(3) status, and attorneys and legal worker staff of private law offices to attend.
This training will be highly interactive with minimal lecturing. Participants will be immersed in the following discussion topics and exercises:
- The naturalization group application workshop model and stages
- Training resources
- Media outreach, planning and organizing
- How to increase efficiency by using technology such as CitizenshipWorks and CLINIC’s self-directed e-learning course on naturalization
- Workshop set-up
- Red flags relevant to DACA and naturalization
- Hypothetical situations
- Best practices and strategies
- Creating a workshop plan of action for local implementation
- Future considerations for comprehensive immigration reform
Date and Time: November 16, 2013, 8:30 AM – 4:00PM
Address: 1601 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, FL 33132
Fee: $100 per person from other nonprofit agency staff; $210 per person for private attorneys and staff
Registration: Se asistiran a los participantes por orden de llegada.
Host Organization: New Americans Campaign, Immigration Advocates Network, and NALEO Educational Fund
Posted on October 10, 2013