Citizenship Workshop // Taller de Ciudadanía – New York – February 23, 2013

Citizenship Assistance Workshop // Taller de Ciudadanía

Date and Time // Fecha y Horario:
February 23, 2012
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Address // Dirección:
665 W. 182nd St, 1st Fl
New York, NY
(Between Wadsworth Ave and Broadway in Manhattan)

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Services offered at event // Asistencia disponible:
N-400 Assistance

Participation fee or other event information // Costo de participación y otros datos importantes:

No fee for legal services.

What materials or documents attendees should bring? // Hay documentos o materiales que aplicantes deben de traer?
Please bring the following documents to the event:
• Your New York State identification, such  as a drivers license;
• Your green card;
• Your social security card;
• All passports you have been issued since you have had your green card;
• Marriage certificate, if you have ever been married;
• Divorce certificate, if you have ever been divorced;
• If you have ever been arrested, certificates of disposition for all arrests.  You could obtain a copy of your certificates of disposition by going to 1
Police Plaza in New York City. 1 Police Plaza is near the Brooklyn Bridge stop on the 4, 5, or 6 train.
• Money order for $680 if you are not applying for a fee waiver.
• 2 passport photographs of you.

Maximum Attendance // Participación Máxima:

Language Access // Asistencia disponible en:
Spanish, English, Chinese

Host Organization(s) // Organizador(es):
Church World Service, Northern Manhattan Coalition for Immigrant Rights

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Posted on February 23, 2013

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  • The Campaign has completed over 3,700 naturalization workshops and clinics.
  • Over 250,000 citizenship applications completed since July 2011.

    Saved aspiring citizens and their families over $206million in legal and application fees.
  • Adopted scalable technology. MP3 players, Google Voice, and Virtual Private Network (VPN) services are being used to enhance naturalization service delivery.
  • Expanded New American Workforce (an effort to provide naturalization assistance within corporations) which has partnered with over 100 businesses across the nation, ranging from hotels in Miami to American Apparel in Los Angeles.
  • Deployed Citizenshipworks, an online tool, across the Campaign in multiple settings and languages. A newly redesigned platform guides applicants through through their citizenship application from start to finish and connects applicants to legal help at partnering non-profits.
  • Were instrumental in inspiring the US Citizenship and Immigration Service to support the Citizenship Corners initiative.
  • Created innovative partnerships with public libraries, school districts, universities, social service agencies, and employers, all of which yield not only greater numbers of applicants but also greater awareness of the naturalization process.
  • Deployed a large-scale volunteer recruitment program through an e-learning course.

    Reached diverse communities. Local partners consistently outreach and provide culturally competent and language-appropriate services.
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People come to America from all over the world with dreams of achieving a better life for themselves and their families and calling this great nation home. Eight million people who live, work, and pay taxes in this country are eligible for citizenship, yet only about eight percent of them naturalize each year. Find out more about these individuals and the barriers they face.Read More