Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition

Events / Past Events

PICC organizes and co-sponsors many events including lobby days, public actions, educational trainings, citizenship days and member meetings. Below are upcoming and recent PICC and PICC member organization events.

Sign up for our calls today! These calls give youth ages 13-25 the opportunity to learn about important topics, connect with peers and organize activities to promote immigrant and refugee rights.

Youth Calls take place the 2nd Wednesday of every month from 7:30-8:30 PM.

Mark your calendars for the next 2 months.

  • January 8, 2020
  • February 12, 2020

Topics and training themes are chosen by our youth membership. Upcoming trainings will discuss: Organizing 101, Facilitating groups, Best Practices for Recruitment, Creating Youth Led Spaces, Civic Engagement and Voter Registration, Fundraising, Education Justice, etc.  We will also invite special guest to present.

Calls are open to PICC Youth Members. If you are not a member of PICC, take a few minutes to apply for our Youth Membership here. Memberships are available for  middle school & high school students ages 13-17 yrs old ($10 per year), college & young professionals, 18-25 yrs old ($15 per year), membership scholarships are also an option, please ask if you need one.  We review our memberships every month.

 online (must register)

Join activists from around the state who are working to stop all anti-immigrant legislation in PA and to pass pro-immigrant policies at the municipal and state levels. Every call we will have an in-depth presentation on a different topic or campaign.

The Trump administration has proposed a rule that would increase fees for citizenship, lawful permanent residency, DACA, and asylum. Join PICC and the National Partnership for New Americans (NPNA) for the December #StoptheHate Education Webinar (Friday, December 13th, 12pm-1pm) to learn about the potential impact USCIS’ proposed fee hikes could have on local residents, as well as states’ economies and work forces. We will also talk about how we can fight back against the proposed rule. Register now!

WHEN: Friday, December 13th, noon-1pm
WHERE: Free Zoom Webinar

Please register to receive the information to join the calls. Register Today!

 Zoom Webinar

Last #ShutDownBerks Call-In Day of 2019!

Shut Down Berks Coalition

As families across PA make plans to be together for the holidays, families at the Berks Detention Center have little to celebrate. Call Governor Wolf and demand he take action to protect immigrant families. Read and download background materials.

Governor Tom Wolf (717-787-2500)
Lt. Gov. Fetterman (717) 787-3300
PA DHS Secretary Miller (717-787-2600)

Let us know how the calls go on FB!

Sign up for our calls today! These calls give youth ages 13-25 the opportunity to learn about important topics, connect with peers and organize activities to promote immigrant and refugee rights.

Youth Calls take place the 2nd Wednesday of every month from 7:30-8:30 PM.

Mark your calendars for January 8, 2020 and February 12, 2020 calls

Topics and training themes are chosen by our youth membership. Upcoming trainings will discuss: Organizing 101, Facilitating groups, Best Practices for Recruitment, Creating Youth Led Spaces, Civic Engagement and Voter Registration, Fundraising, Education Justice, etc.  We will also invite special guest to present.

Calls are open to PICC Youth Members. If you are not a member of PICC, take a few minutes to apply for our Youth Membership here. Memberships are available for  middle school & high school students ages 13-17 yrs old ($10 per year), college & young professionals, 18-25 yrs old ($15 per year), membership scholarships are also an option, please ask if you need one.  We review our memberships every month.

 online (must register)

Mark your calendars for the 2020 Statewide Immigrant & Refugee Rights Convening June 6-8, 2020!

Stay tuned for details.

 Harrisburg, PA