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MinKwon Center offers free assistance with DACA renewal applications

After the court injunction blocking the administration’s rescinding of DACA, USCIS is now accepting applications for renewals of DACA. If your DACA expired on or after September 5, 2016, you can apply for a renewal. The MinKwon Center offers free assistance with DACA renewal applications. You can make an appointment by calling 718-460-5600. Please share widely!

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“We are running out of time. We need a clean DREAM Act now!"

On January 17th, our co-director, John Park, spoke at an emergency rally hosted by the Asian American Federation for the Clean DREAM Act. With the 1/19 deadline coming up to vote on the spending bill, it is imperative that Congress listens to the DREAMers who have put their lives on hold to rally in D.C. for humane immigration reform.

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National Week of Action to push for the Clean DREAM Act

Our staff members and affiliated DREAMers are currently in D.C. joining a National Week of Action to push for the Clean DREAM Act. Brave organizers, students, immigrants, and allies spent today making legislative visits and occupying senate offices to let it be known that we are HERE TO STAY!

We need a permanent solution for all the families and individuals hanging in limbo right now. Congress needs to pass the Clean DREAM Act NOW. Call your Congress member today to let them know that we will not compromise on our immigrant community’s safety: 202-224-3121.

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MinKwon Center Launches New Scholarship Opportunity for Undocumented Asian American Students

-APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FEBRUARY 10, 2018-

In our continuing efforts to support, empower, and engage Asian American youth as the next generation of civic leaders, the MinKwon Center and its undocumented young adult organizing group, the Asian American Dreamers Collective (AADC), created the Dreamers’ Scholarship Fund.

The Dreamers Scholarship Fund will award five (5) Dreamers a $1,100 scholarship each. Funds are not exclusively required to be used for schooling costs, but may also be used for other necessary expenses such as immigration-related fees. You do not have to be a DACA recipient in order to apply.

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