The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) was a program started by President Obama in 2012. DACA allows some undocumented young people, who came to the U.S. as children, to work and stay in the country for two years. Although a victory for our communities,...
Individuals holding a Temporary Protected Status (TPS) have one of the most vulnerable immigrant statuses in the United States. Though authorized to stay in the country, they must reapply periodically for a status renewal and only secure temporary protection, despite...
Florida is not only an epicenter for Climate Change, but it is also home to many climate refugees, including Haitians who survived the 2010 earthquake and Puerto Ricans who left the island after Hurricane Maria devastated the island. From the Root campaign advances a...
The We Are All America campaign leads refugee and asylee advocacy efforts in Florida. Our goal is to engage and connect the refugee community, in alignment with national campaigns and integrating local action. The campaign plays a critical role in raising awareness...
Close to a million Floridians currently don’t have access to a driver’s license due to their immigration status, impacting the public safety and economic prosperity in Florida. Our goal with this campaign is to expand the methods for identity verification, so every...
The Florida Immigrant Coalition "We Are Florida" campaign promotes the legislative priorities for immigrant families and workers in the sunshine state. Each year, FLIC, together with our members and allies mobilize in Tallahassee to remind Florida elected officials...
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