Events

PICC organizers and cosponsors many events including, lobby days, citizenship days, educational trainings, voter registration drives and member meetings. Below are the most recent PICC and PICC member organization events.

  • Coordinated by HIAS Pennsylvania and the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA),  nonprofit organizations will be partnering with Immigration Attorneys and law students across Pennsylvania to offer free citizenship education and application assistance to eligible legal permanent residents. Sites will include Center City Philadelphia, North Philadelphia, Lansdale (Montgomery County),  Upper Darby (Delaware County), Avondale (Chester County) and York.

    04/29/2014 - 10:00am
  • Please Join PICC and the Latino Leadership Alliance of Bucks County on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 for a free DACA application assistance Legal Clinic.  We will have immigration attorneys and volunteers available to assist with DACA applications and answer any questions.

    04/15/2014 - 6:30pm
  • Hello PA Dream Act supporters!

    Since the beginning of the year, immigrant youth and allies have been visiting members of the Senate Education Committee, and based on these conversations, we know we have enough votes to get the bill out of committee! All we need now is for Senate Leadership to bring it to a vote.

    04/09/2014 (All day)
  • Coordinated by HIAS Pennsylvania and the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), nonprofit organizations will be partnering with immigration attorneys and law schools across Pennsylvania to offer free citizenship application assistance to eligible legal permanent residents. Sites will include Center City Philadelphia, North Philadelphia, Lansdale (Montgomery County), York (York County), and Avondale (Chester County). 

    03/29/2014 - 10:00am
  • Please join PICC and the Latino Leadership Alliance of Bucks County on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 for a free information session on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) including the renewal process, the Pennsylvania Dream Act and other policies and events happening in our state. We will have immigration attorneys available to answer any questions.

    03/18/2014 - 6:30pm
  • On Monday, March 12th at 10:30am, Philadelphia City Council will hold a public hearing on the impact of the collaboration between the Philadelphia Police Department and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). The toxic relationship between local police and federal deportation agents has resulted in the unjust deportation of hundreds of people out of Philadelphia. Come to the public hearing, sponsored by City Council's Public Safety Committee, to demand that Philadelphia stop complying with all ICE hold requests and show your support for an end to mass deportation in Philadelphia.

    03/12/2014 - 10:30am
  • Do you want to become a U.S. Citizen? Do you need help completing the application forms? Come to the information session on March 10 to receive information about the citizenship application process and to receive a free screening.

    03/10/2014 - 5:30pm
  • Getting Cabin Fever? Looking forward to Spring?  Please join us for PICC Happy Hour on Wednesday February 26 from 5pm to 7pm at Strangelove's!

    02/26/2014 - 5:00pm
  • PICC and co-sponsors Dream Action Coalition (DRM), JUNTOS, Church World Service (CWS), Pennsylvania Liberty DREAMers and Villanova University, are organizing a one-day training for immigrant youth from across Pennsylvania.  The goal of the conference is to empower immigrant youth to give them the skills and tools needed to lead efforts for the PA DREAM Act and immigrant rights in Pennsylvania.

    12/14/2013 - 9:30am
  • How does the Affordable Care Act (ACA) impact immigrant access to health care? PICC's Immigrant Access Training Program is offering a comprehensive training on how to identify and determine eligibility for health care services under the ACA and how to apply for key health programs.

    11/21/2013 - 8:00am