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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

31-09 Newtown AveSuite 411Astoria, NY 11102

About

The Center for the Integration & Advancement of New Americans (CIANA) is a social services organization that works to integrate new immigrants from South Asia, the Middle East, North Africa and Latin America into the socio-economic and civic life of American society while maintaining pride in their cultural heritage.

CIANA is seeking a volunteer for our growing legal program, which offers immigrant legal services to low-income immigrant families.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct outreach around Queens, supporting our Pathway to US Citizenship program in Queens library.
  • Conduct intakes for new clients seeking immigration legal services.
  • Perform legal research on issues of immigration law, draft memoranda, and report to the Director of Legal Services.

Qualifications:
  • Organized, reliable, and motivated to help immigrant families in need.
  • Strong attention to detail, written and verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrated commitment to social justice issues.
  • Engages with and is respectful of cultural differences.
  • Fluency in Spanish strongly preferred.
Please send resume, availability, and writing sample to volunteer@cianainc.org

Skills

  • Legal (General)
  • Immigration Law

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