FEATURED IN THE FILM

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Tahirih Justice Center

Featured in the film, Tahirih Justice Center protects immigrant women and girls who live in the United States and have a legitimate claim to legal status under U.S. immigration law as survivors of gender-based violence. Tahirih’s legal services include screening, assessment, counsel and advice, and/or full-scale legal representation. They connect clients to social services and other vital resources in their neighborhoods and in their languages. Go to their site to find out how you can help.


NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

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Families Belong Together

Families Belong Together includes nearly 250 organizations representing Americans from all backgrounds who have joined together to fight family separation and promote dignity, unity and compassion for all children and families.

Heartland Alliance’s National Immigrant Justice Center

Heartland Alliance's National Immigrant Justice Center (NIJC) is dedicated to ensuring human rights protections and access to justice for all immigrants, refugees and asylum seekers.

Immigrant Families Together

This network of organizations is committed to rapid response unification of families separated by the 'zero tolerance' policy. A project of Immigrant Families Together, Every. Last. One. partners with legal, advocacy, service and religious organizations nationally working case-by-case to bring migrant families back together.

International Refugee Committee

The International Rescue Committee responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover and gain control of their future.

Kids in Need of Defense

KIND works to ensure that no refugee or immigrant child faces immigration court alone. They do this in partnership with hundreds of law firms, corporate legal departments, law schools, and bar associations, which provide pro bono representation to unaccompanied children referred to KIND for assistance in their deportation proceedings.

National Immigration Law Center

Established in 1979, the National Immigration Law Center (NILC) is one of the leading organizations in the U.S. exclusively dedicated to defending and advancing the rights of immigrants with low income.


SOUTHERN BORDER

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ACLU Border Rights Center (Texas)

The ACLU Border Rights Center (BRC) in El Paso, Texas stands with border communities to defend and protect the United States’ constitutional guarantees of equality and justice for all families to live freely, safely and with dignity.

Diocesan Migrant & Refugee Services

DMRS is the largest provider of free and low-cost immigration legal services in West Texas and New Mexico. They provide a range of immigration legal services including representation in family-based immigration matters, Citizenship/Naturalization matters, matters related to benefits for survivors of domestic violence and other crimes, removal proceedings before the Immigration Courts, and services for adults and unaccompanied immigrant children detained in the local immigration detention centers and shelters.

Las Americas

Based in El Paso, Texas, Las Americas provides free and low-cost legal services to immigrants and refugees in West Texas and New Mexico. They have served over 30,000 people from over 80 countries since 1987. Las Americas provides legal representation through both attorneys and accredited representatives through the Department of Justice.

RAICES

RAICES provides free and low-cost legal services to under-served immigrant children, families and refugees.

The South Texas Pro Bono Asylum Representation Project (ProBAR)

This project of the American Bar Association provides legal information, pro se assistance and pro bono representation to thousands of immigrants and asylum-seekers detained in remote South Texas by the United States government.

Texas Civil Rights Project

The Texas Civil Rights Project uses legal advocacy to protect and expand voting rights, challenge the injustices in the criminal justice system, and advance racial and economic justice.