News

Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship and our member organizations are often in the news. We are eager to help journalists with articles about immigrations issues. Here you'll find some of our media coverage, coverage of member organizations, PICC press releases and links to articles that may interest you.

Recently Posted News and Press Releases

  • 04/15/2014

    After years of organizing by immigrant communities and their allies, Mayor Nutter will sign the Executive Order to end ICE holds in Philadelphia this Wednesday, April 16 at 11am. Please join PICC and the other members of the Philadelphia Family Unity Network (PFUN) for the signing ceremony to celebrate this historic event!

  • 03/24/2014

    On April 28-29, 2014, PICC will be coordinating a two-day training and advocacy event in Harrisburg to raise awareness about the issues affecting immigrant and refugee communities in Pennsylvania.

    On Monday, refugee leaders from around the state will participate in a day-long leadership training. Then, on Tuesday, refugee community leaders will be joined by immigrant communities and allies from across the state for a short advocacy training in the morning and visits to legislators in the afternoon.

    Register online!

  • 12/18/2013

    On December 14, PICC in collaboration with Juntos, Church World Service and Villanova University hosted the first Pennsylvania Immigrant Youth Conference at Villanova University. The conference convened Pennsylvania undocumented youth from Delaware, Chester, Lancaster, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties.