Download flyer here: Immigration Outreach Training
QC Interfaith is partnering with United Food & Commercial Workers Union (UFCW) Local 431, UFCW International and the Center for Worker Justice in Training for Community Members on Immigration Outreach Event to LPR and DACA (Legal Permanent Residents and Deferred Action Youth)
WHAT: QC Interfaith is seeking our leaders and other community members to build a team to be trained to participate in workshops for reaching out to legal permanent residents (LPR’s) and childhood arrivals (DACA) to begin them on a path to citizenship. Volunteers on this team will receive two and half days of training July 10-12 , 2014 to be able to help immigrants decide if they are qualified for the LPR to citizenship or the deferred action for children programs and provide them with information about the documentation they must present for participation in either.
WHEN: July 10-12, 2014
Thursday- July 10 9 am to 5pm
Friday July 11 9am -5pm
Saturday 9am to 12 noon
WHERE: At the UFCW Hall – 2411 W. Central Park Avenue, Davenport. Iowa
COST & OTHER INFO:
Training is free.
Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
Translators for Spanish (and other languages if needed) will be provided
You do not need to be bilingual.
NEXT STEPS: After successful completion of training, this local team will be working together to present workshops to meat packing employees, members of local congregations, and others in our community – to those looking to find out if they qualify for DACA and LPR status and connecting them to local resources to get them on their path .
The frequency of the workshops and the schedule for 2014-15 for staffing each will reflect the number of immigrants needing them.
REGISTER OR CALL: If you are interested, or have questions, please contact the QCI office to sign up for training at 563-322-4910.