If you are an attorney interested in providing pro bono legal assistance to refugees, there is an opportunity for you to help immediately. The International Refugee Assistance Project is looking for attorneys who are willing to work pro bono shifts at the international airports to assist refugees arriving in the U.S. today, tomorrow, and in the coming days. Click here for more.
Register for an NYC ID. This will help protect the undocumented refugees who also have NYC ID Cards. Click here to register.
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