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Immigrants, Migrants, and Refugees

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Advocacy Resources for Migrants and Refugees:

There are many organizations willing to guide, support, and advocate for those who immigrate to our country sometime fleeing from a life of destitution or persecution. Below are some of the best resources available to understanding the question of immigration.

Catholic Legal Immigration Network Inc.

Mission: Embracing the Gospel value of welcoming the stranger, CLINIC promotes the dignity and protects the rights of immigrants in partnership with a dedicated network of Catholic and community legal immigration programs.

Justice for Immigrants

In 2004, the Catholic bishops of the United States committed to immigration reform as a priority of the U.S. Catholic Church, and to creating a culture of encounter in which all migrants are treated with respect and dignity. A diverse group of Catholic organizations with national networks joined the USCCB’s┬áJustice for Immigrants Campaign (JFI) to unite and mobilize Catholic institutions, individuals, and persons of goodwill in support of immigration reform.