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NALEO Educational Fund

Volunteer at a Naturalization Workshop on 12/11 in New York

We will assist community members apply for citizenship.

Posted November 17, 2022

Background & Context

This project brings legal immigration services to under resourced communities. We will be assisting lawful permanent residents apply for citizenship using a workshop model, in which applicants will move from station to station completing various steps in the application process.

Immediate Problem

We want to serve 80 to 100 applicants the day of the event.

Work & Deliverables

Volunteers can choose to assist applicants with N-400s and/or I-912 fee waivers. Volunteers may elect to conduct legal review of completed applications if they are attorneys or DOJ accredited.

Project Plan

Preparation Phase

  • arrive 30-45 minutes prior to start time for brief orientation
  • Participate in training
  • Fill out registration form

Collaboration Phase

  • Assist with applications (N-400, I-912)

Wrap Up

  • Ensure Program Manager receives all case notes/intakes

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Additional Information

  • Time Commitment: 1-5 hours
  • Training Provided: Yes
  • Additional Training Details: Training on 12/6/22. We will provide training on how to fill out N-400 forms and how to screen applicants for eligibility.
  • Site-Preference: On-Site
  • Open to Law Students: Yes
  • Bar License(s) required: Any Bar License
  • Required Languages: None
  • Preferred Languages: French, Haitian Creole, Spanish
  • Required Legal Expertise: Civil Rights, Education Law, Elderly Law, Immigration, Labor and Employment Law, Political Law, Tax Law
  • Signup Deadline: December 6, 2022
  • Mentoring Provided: Yes
  • Supervision Provided: Yes

Locations

  • Riverbank State Park
  • 679 Riverside Dr
  • New York, NY 10031
NALEO Educational Fund

NALEO Educational Fund is the nation’s leading 501(c) (3) non-profit, non-partisan organization that facilitates full Latino participation in the American political process, from citizenship to public service.

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