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All You Need to Know about the “RAISE” Immigration Plan

Posted on 08/24/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Change ≠ Reform

 

RAISE Immigration Reform - Catholic Charities on El Diario

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: C. Mario Russell, El Diario

Immigrants: Be On Notice

Posted on 03/22/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities Director of Immigrant & Refugee Services

C. Mario Russell uses his expertise as Catholic Charities Director of Immigrant & Refugee Services to also serve as a regular contributor on immigration issues for “El Diario” newspaper and our “Charity in Action” blog.

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: El Diario, Executive Orders, C. Mario Russell

Guide for Immigrants Arrested by ICE

Posted on 04/8/2016 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

What Rights Does an Immigrant Have?

First know that information about arrests or enforcement actions by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) that is communicated by the Department of Homeland Security is subject to change.

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Immigration and Customs Enforcement, ICE, C. Mario Russell

Immigrants Vote in Upcoming Presidential Election

Posted on 03/21/2016 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

A Simple “How To”


Immigrants vote in presidential election

In less than eight months, the United States will vote to elect its next President along with new state and federal representatives and, as always, legal immigrants...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Immigrants Vote, Presidential Election, C. Mario Russell, El Diario, citizenship

NYC & Catholic Charities Mobilize Monumental Immigration Initiative

Posted on 03/1/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share


Photo Credit: Mayors Office of Immigrant Affairs

Mayor Bill de Blasio just announced New York City’s plans to team with Catholic Charities and fellow trusted community organizations to provide free, safe immigration legal help. ...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: ActionNYC, Mayor Bill de Blasio, C. Mario Russell, little Sisters of the Assumption Family Health Services

Hard to Believe But True: Find Out About Potentially Good News During Deportations

Posted on 05/11/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

The premier Spanish-language newspaper “El Diario” turns to Catholic Charities Director of Immigrant and Refugee Services C. Mario Russell for regular updates on immigration reform. Learn this week in El Diario  about a possible silver lining for a lucky few during deportation proceedings.

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: C. Mario Russell, Immigration Reform

New York City’s Municipal ID Is a Good for New Yorkers and Good for the City

Posted on 02/12/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

 

The premier Spanish-language newspaper, El Diario, turns to Catholic Charities Director of Immigrant and Refugee Services C. Mario Russell for regular updates on immigration reform. ...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: C. Mario Russell, El Diario, municipal IDs, undocumented

Alien or Human? You Decide

Posted on 01/8/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

mario-msgr-protestAs we honor of National Migration Week, January 4 – 10, with this year’s theme, “We Are One Family Under God,” the weekly digest CMS Migration Update honored us by...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: C. Mario Russell, Catholic Charities Immigrant and Refugee Services, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, CMS Migration Update, Esq., National Migration Week, St. John’s University