1. IMMIGRANT SERVICES AND VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES ON THE EAST END.
Several church and community groups offer a wide range of services, usually including, but not limited to helping immigrants access health, clothing and food; identifying sources of English instruction; and providing classes on life skills.
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2. JUST THE FACTS.
There is a great deal of misinformation about the impact of the immigrant population on the local economy, government services, and the job market. NISI has prepared a fact sheet that corrects much of that misinfomation. You may find it useful and infomative.
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3. MESSAGE TO NEW COUNTY EXECUTIVE.
We (Long Island Immigrant Alliance) are writing to offer our congratulations on your election to the Office of County Executive, and to follow-up with our meeting. As you may recall, the Long Island Immigrant Alliance (LIIA) was born out of the need to counter, contain, and prevent inhumane and often violent, attacks against Latino immigrants. LIIA is comprised of some 50 charitable organizations that collectively endeavor to create a Long Island that is inclusive, welcoming, and responsive to all residents. As such, the alliance is well positioned to be a resource to you and to your administration. (Read the entire report)
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