This message comes from Sabyne Denaud, IINE’s Community Services Manager in Lowell. She shared this story as part of our All Together campaign, made possible by a generous $15k match offer from a family foundation and friend of IINE. This month, they will match every donation, dollar-for-dollar, up to $15,000 $30,000. You can help us reach our goal by donating at iine.org/match-campaign. Like my colleagues, I’ve been working from home since the beginning of April. It’s been an adjustment for my husband [...]
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Department of Justice (DOJ) recently issued proposed asylum regulations that will make it nearly impossible for people to pursue asylum claims in the United States. Asylum is a lifeline for tens of thousands of vulnerable people fleeing persecution. It is a form of legal protection offered to those already in the U.S. who cannot safely return to their home countries. Obtaining asylum is already a [...]
IINE continues to provide remote services and distance learning classes, and is now offering in-person services by appointment. We are accepting new referrals. To access services, please call one of our offices. To learn more about our work during the COVID-19 crisis, click below.