Power In Partnership

Alliance San Diego was happy to welcome the leaders of United We Dream (UWD), the largest immigrant-led youth organization in the country, during a recent visit to San Diego.

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Andrea Guerrero Elected To Help Lead State Efforts to End Racial Profiling By Police

Alliance San Diego Executive Director Andrea Guerrero was recently elected to serve as the co-chair of the Racial and Identity Profiling Advisory (RIPA) Board, which advises the Office of the California Attorney General on strategies to eliminate racial and identity profiling and improve racial and identity sensitivity in law enforcement. Guerrero has been a board member since the RIPA board was created in 2016 as part of the Racial and Identity Profiling Act of 2015 (Assembly Bill 953).

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After Years of Procrastination, I Finally Decided To Become a US Citizen

As part of our work to assist local immigrant communities, we often hold workshops on DACA assistance, Know Your Rights events and legal immigration screenings. We recently hosted a naturalization workshop where we help people become U.S. citizens. There we had the pleasure of meeting Daniel Quintero, an immigrant from Venezuela who has been living in the U.S. for 14 years. Even though he has qualified to become a naturalized citizen, he was one of many immigrants who often postpone applying for citizenship because they are unfamiliar with the process or simply because they are too busy.

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Fact Check: Trump's visit to San Diego

On March 13th 2018, President Trump visited San Diego CA to inspect the border wall prototypes. He made the case for building a wasteful, harmful, and irresponsible border wall by spreading falsehoods and exaggerations. We’ve provided a fact check for his visit below.

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Alliance San Diego In The Community

Members of Alliance San Diego recently visited Thrive Public School to speak with students about the importance of social justice, voting and immigration issues. The 5th and 6th graders are working on a project to become more aware of social issues that impact their communities. In preparation for their Social Justice Showcase, our Immigration Integration Manager, Itzel Guillen, shared her story as a Border Dreamer. The students will be sending letters to Congress about why they think Dreamers should stay in the U.S.

If you’d like someone from Alliance San Diego to speak to your students or at your next event, please contact us atinfo@alliancesd.org

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