Regional Trainings

Unleashing Our Power: Moving Pro-Immigrant Policies in 2018


Los Angeles
November 20, 2017
1000 Alameda St, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Registration Closed

About

Schedule

8:30 AM
Registration
9:00 AM
Morning Plenary
10:15 AM
Morning Training Session
12:15 PM
Lunch Plenary
1:30 PM
Afternoon Training Session
3:00 PM
Closing Discussion
3:30 PM
End

Registration

General Registration - CLOSED
$40

Scholarships

Students
$15
Community members (non-staff of organization)
$15

Tracks & Sessions

1. Health and Public Benefits Track

(Morning Session) Immigrant Eligibility for Public Benefits in California

Speakers:

Alvaro Huerta
National Immigration Law Center
Region: Los Angeles
Tanya Broder
National Immigration Law Center
Region: Oakland

(Afternoon Session) Know Your Health Rights: Patient Rights and Protections for Immigrant Families

Speakers:

Sarah Dar
California Immigrant Policy Center
Region: Los Angeles & Oakland
Mayra Joachin
National Immigration Law Center
Region: Los Angeles
Ana Grande
Clinica Romero
Region: Los Angeles
Jennifer Lucky
Alameda County Public Health Department
Region: Oakland

2. Workforce Development: Advancing Equity & Inclusion Track

(Morning Session) Equity and Inclusion: Addressing Barriers to Economic Success for Immigrants and Refugees

Speakers:

Hina Sheikh
California Immigrant Policy Center
Region: Los Angeles & Oakland

(Afternoon Session) Building Economic Development into Immigration Programs

Speakers:

Jessica Quintana
Centro CHA
Region: Los Angeles
TBD
Graton Day Labor Center
Region: Oakland

3. Advocating for Immigrant Rights Track

(Morning Session) Legislative & Budget Advocacy 101: Showing Up for Immigrant Communities

Speakers:

Betzabel Estudillo
California Immigrant Policy Center
Region: Los Angeles
Gina Da Silva
California Immigrant Policy Center
Region: Oakland
Christopher Galeano
California Immigrant Policy Center
Region: Oakland

(Afternoon Session) Case Study: When Budget Campaigns & Legislation Converge

Speakers:

Gina Da Silva
California Immigrant Policy Center
Region: Los Angeles & Oakland
Jeanette Zanipatin
Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund
Region: Oakland

4. Introduction to Detention and Deportation Track

(Morning Session) Knowing the Basics: Detention and Deportation 101

Speakers:

David Abud
National Day Laborer Organizing Network
Region: Los Angeles
Zack Mohamed
Black Alliance for Just Immigration
Region: Los Angeles
Graciela Lopez Marquez
California Immigrant Policy Center
Region: Los Angeles
Grisel Ruiz
Immigrant Legal Resource Center
Region: Oakland
Stacy Suh
California Immigrant Policy Center
Region: Oakland

(Afternoon Session) Effective Local Strategies to fight Police-ICE Entanglement

Speakers:

Felicia Gomez
California Immigrant Policy Center
Region: Los Angeles & Oakland
Carlos Perea
Resilience Orange County
Region: Los Angeles
Sandy Valenciano
California Immigrant Youth Justice Alliance
Region: Oakland
Saira Hussain
Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Asian Law Caucus
Region: Oakland

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