Fort Smith Membership Meeting

RECORDATORIO: HOY a las 6PM en FORT SMITH, los invitamos a una junta comunitaria abierta al público donde vamos informarles sobre lo que sucedió con la decisión de la Corte Suprema relacionada con él DAPA. Venga enterarse que es lo que sigue y que podemos hacer nosotros para seguir en la lucha especialmente con las elecciones que se aproximan! También, …

AUCC at Citzens First Congress State Convention

AUCC proud to be at this weekend’s Arkansas Public Policy Panel and Citizens First Congress state convention and Dragon Slayor Dinner, with our very own Humberto Marquez doing the blessing to get the events started! Securing allies for drivers licenses for the undocumented, the DREAM Act and professional licenses for DACAmented youth– si se puede! AUCC buscando aliados por licenses de …

LETICIA RETA: Inmigrante, madre, afanosa, organizadora comunitaria, dinámica y esperanzada

Felicidades a nuestra Organizadora de Arkansas Central, Leticia Reta, por estar destacada en El Latino Newspaper esta semana– te apreciamos mucho, Leticia Reta, y nos sentimos muy afortunados por poder beneficiar de tus muchos talentos y tu corazon grande! Congratulations to our very own Central Arkansas Organizer, Leticia Reta, for her feature this week in El Latino– we appreciate you …

Membership Meeting in Little Rock

Board of membership tonight in little rock, talking about the decision of the supreme court and remembering the families on their rights to defend yourself against deportation. United Arkansas also announces the launch of its efforts to get the Latino vote in November! Are you interested in this same information? Let’s get together tomorrow (Friday) at 6 pm in Jonesboro, …

NWA Latinos React to SCOTUS Immigration Ruling

NWA Latinos React to SCOTUS Immigration Ruling By Samantha Jones | sjones@knwa.com Published 06/23 2016 10:10PM NORTHWEST ARKANSAS Thursday’s Supreme Court decision on President Obama’s executive action on immigration directly affects nearly 40,000 Arkansans, and has sparked a call to action in Latino communities across the Natural State. Javier Gamboa was born in California. His family moved to Arkansas about …

Press Release : SCOTUS Decision

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 23, 2016 Contact: Mireya Reith,director@arkansascoalition.org, 479-871-2168   ***PRESS RELEASE** Supreme Court decides against 40,000 Arkansans; Local advocacy immigrant rights group moves to fight for comprehensive reform The fight for immigration reform and justice for immigrant families will continue SPRINGDALE/ LITTLE ROCK—Today, in a 4-4 affirmation of the 5th Circuit Court’s decision, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled …

Supreme Court rules 4-4 tie on DAPA/DACA+ case

ALERTA/ ALERT: Supreme Court rules 4-4 tie on DAPA/DACA+ case. Corte Suprema empate a caso de DAPA/ DACA+ . Come back to Arkansas United Community Coalition on throughout today for more info. Also please join our membership meetings today through next Thursday to ask questions & hear how we are going to keep the fight going for reform through our …

Marshallese have new resource for navigating life in Arkansas

Congratulations Gaps to completing their Welcoming Guide for the Marshallese! What an amazing resource! CLICK HERE TO GET YOURS TODAY WHAT IS IT? A new resource is available to help the Marshallese adjust to life in Northwest Arkansas. “Living in Northwest Arkansas: What you need to know as a Marshallese” is a 63-page booklet created by the Gaps in Services …