NPNA Applauds Biden Plan to Proactively Promote Citizenship; Urges Community Engagement to Reduce Backlogs & Reverse Naturalization Barriers

      NPNA Applauds Biden Plan to Proactively Promote Citizenship; Urges Community Engagement to Reduce Backlogs & Reverse Naturalization Barriers     WASHINGTON – Today, U.S Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) released a report on plans to proactively promote naturalization to the over nine million immigrants eligible for citizenship. The report reflects many of…

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Job Posting: NPNA Membership Coordinator

  JOB DESCRIPTION: NPNA Membership & Campaign Organizer EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Full-time BASED IN: Remote position POSTING DATE: June 16, 2021 CLOSING: Open until filled NATIONAL PARTNERSHIP FOR NEW AMERICANS The National Partnership for New Americans (NPNA) is a national multiethnic, multiracial partnership network of 43 immigrant and refugee rights organizations who together advocate for policies…

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Report: Citizenship for a Stronger Economy

  Report: Citizenship for a Stronger Economy New data shows naturalization could help in economic recovery as coalition pushes for fee waivers in next economic recovery package   WASHINGTON – Removing cost barriers to naturalization could be a powerful tool for economic recovery, a new National Partnership for New Americans (NPNA) briefing paper shows, citing more than a…

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Citizenship For A Stronger Economy: How waiving naturalization fees can accelerate America’s COVID-19 recovery

   Citizenship For A Stronger Economy: How waiving naturalization fees can accelerate America’s COVID-19 recovery   Citizenship brings economic, civic, and social benefits and enables immigrants who have lived and worked in the United States for years, paid taxes, and contributed to their communities, to enjoy the same rights and privileges as those born here….

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Mayors and County Executives Urge Congressional Action on Immigrant Inclusion

Mayors and County Executives Urge Congressional Action on Immigrant Inclusion   WASHINGTON – Twenty-two mayors and county executives from across the country sent a letter sent to Congressional leaders today supporting their efforts to reform the immigration system and urging them to advance inclusive provisions that will help to ensure that immigrants are able to…

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Approaching 100th Day of Biden Administration, NPNA Reflects on Wins and Calls for Bold Action for Immigrants and Refugees

    Approaching 100th Day of Biden Administration, NPNA Reflects on Wins and Calls for Bold Action for Immigrants and Refugees WASHINGTON – As the 100th day of the Biden administration nears, the National Partnership for New Americans (NPNA), a leading coalition of 41 immigrant and refugee rights organizations, applauds several strong victories for immigrants,…

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NPNA Urges Lawmakers to Include Immigrants in Access to Counsel Act 

NPNA Urges Lawmakers to Include Immigrants in Access to Counsel Act WASHINGTON – The National Partnership for New Americans (NPNA), a leading coalition of 41 immigrant & refugee rights organizations, urges lawmakers to include immigrants as it moves forward with important legislation that protects due process and prohibits discrimination. Today, the U.S. House of Representatives…

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New American Youth Leadership Council

Meet our Staff: Melissa & Nicole Meet the New American Youth Leadership Council Program Coordinator Melissa Holguin Pineda Meet our Executive Director Nicole Melaku About the New American Youth Leadership Council Program: “Youth leadership development is imperative to sustain and propel social change as we continue to advocate for the full inclusion and integration of…

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