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A Community of Contrasts: Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders in the West, 2015

source: Asian Americans Advancing Justice Today, Asian Americans Advancing Justice released the final report in its A Community of Contrasts demographic report series, which takes a look at the growing Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander (NHPI) populations in the Western United States,...

Invisible Newcomers: Refugees from Burma/Myanmar and Bhutan in the United States

APIASF Releases New Report on Burmese and Bhutanese Refugee Student Communities!   The Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (APIASF)–in collaboration with the Association for Asian American Studies–today released a new report, Invisible Newcomers: Refugees from Burma/Myanmar...

FREE U.S. Immigration Clinic To Myanmar Community – March 16, 2014

Need help with an immigration problem? Become A U.S. Citizen! We can help! The Asian American Advancing Justice – Los Angeles (AAAJ) and Network of Myanmar American Association (NetMAA) are proud to offer FREE U.S Immigration Clinic regarding the green card application process, citizenship application...

Diversity Visa (DV) Program – DV 2015 Program

Online registration for the DV 2015 Program will begin on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 12:00 noon, Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) (GMT-4), and conclude on Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 12:00 noon, Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) (GMT-4). Each year, the United States Congress allocates 50,000 immigrant visas in the...

2013 Immigration Fair

2013 Immigration Fair – Come and have your questions answered by Immigration Experts and Lawyers DATE: Thursday, September 26, 2013September 2013 TIME: 4:00 p.m. — 8:00 p.m. LOCATION: St. John the Baptist Church @ Parish Hall 3883 Baldwin Park Blvd. Baldwin Park, CA...

USCIS Redesigns Replacement Citizenship and Naturalization Certificates

source: www.uscis.gov WASHINGTON – U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) today began issuing redesigned certificates for citizenship and naturalization for individuals who request replacement certificates (Form N-561, Replacement Certificate of Citizenship, and Form N-570, Replacement...

Why Immigration Is an Asian American Issue

By Tram Kieu | May 28, 2013 Asian Americans* are the fastest-growing immigrant population in the United States today. According to 2011 Census data, almost half of all immigrants in the United States ”18.2 million”came from Asia. This group overwhelmingly supported President Barack Obama for re-election...

DV-2014 Entrant Status Check

DV-2014 entrants may enter their confirmation information through the link below starting at noon (EDT) on May 1, 2013. The DV-2014 registration period was from October 2, 2012, until November 3, 2012. DV-2014 entrants should keep their confirmation number until at least June 30, 2014. Additional entries may...

FREE U.S. Immigration Clinic To Myanmar Community – March 17, 2013

Need help with an immigration problem? We can help! The Network of Myanmar American Association (NetMAA), Asian Pacific American Legal Center (APALC) and American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)of southern California are proud to offer FREE U.S Immigration Clinic regarding the green card application...

2011 Statistical Report; Burmese Americans in the United States

These statistics represent the first data report of the Burmese-American community based upon results from the 2010 Census, American Community Survey, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, U.S. Department of State, and other sources.They provide a detailed...

Diversity Visa (DV) Program – DV 2014 Program

Each year, the United States Congress allocates 50,000 immigrant visas in the Diversity Visa (DV) category. Foreign nationals who are native of countries determined by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) are eligible to apply each year. For fiscal year 2014, the application period was from...

Vail Center For Immigrant Rights

Contact Information: Vail Center For Immigrant Rights Address: 448 S. Hill St., Suite 615, Los Angeles, CA 90013 Phone: (213) 802-2994 or (626) 757-4319 [Burmese Language Assistance] Website:...

Diversity Lottery (Green Card Lottery) Fraud

If you have received an Email notifying you that your application for the Diversity Visa (DV) Program has been successful and that in order to proceed with your application you are required to send money to a named individual at the U.S. Embassy, you are a victim of a scam. Successful DV applicants are...

FREE U.S. Immigration Clinic to Myanmar Community April 3, 2011

Need help with an immigration problem? We can help? Network of Myanmar American Association (NetMAA), Asian Pacific American Legal Center (APALC) annd American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), Southern California Chapter present a FREE Immigration Clinic where you can get answers to your questions...

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service’s Latest Fee Schedule Takes Effect Nov. 23, 2010

source: uscis.gov Three additional items are noteworthy for USCIS customers. Form I-765, Application for Employment Authorization: The fee associated with Form I-765, Application for Employment Authorization, will increase from $340 to $380. Those registering or re-registering for Temporary Protected Status...

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