NYIC Applauds Council Member Hanif’s Introduction Of Reso Demanding Health Insurance Coverage For Undocumented Immigrants

Today, Council Member Shahana Hanif, alongside Council Members Francisco Moya, Shaun Abreu, Linda Lee, and Lynn Schulman, introduced a resolution calling on the New York State legislature to pass A880A/S1572A also known as the Coverage For All Act. Continue Reading →


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Mayor Adams Raises Irish Flag Honoring The First Irish Immigrants Who Arrived In NYC

New York City Mayor Eric Adams today raised the Irish flag with St. Patrick’s Day Parade officials at Bowling Green Park in honor of the first Irish immigrants who arrived in New York City. Continue Reading →


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Hochul’s Executive Budget Fails To Fully Meet The Needs Of Immigrants During NY’s Historic Crisis

Executive Budget. The budget includes an increase in funding for The Liberty Defense Project. Continue Reading →


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African Immigrants & Their American Children, A Zoom Discussion On Race & Identity

Join The Africa Center for an important zoom discussion exploring African immigrants’ relationships and interactions with their children as it relates to race and identity. Continue Reading →


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Black-And Asian-Owned Businesses Grow While Hispanic-Owned Decline, Says CUF

The Center for an Urban Future reports that the latest study reveals that over the past five years the number of Hispanic-owned businesses decreased by 8.7 percent citywide, and by 23 percent in the Bronx. Continue Reading →


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MOIA And ONA Announce Investment In Legal Services For Immigrants Facing Imminent Deportation

Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs (MOIA) Commissioner Bitta Mostofi today announced the City of New York and New York State’s joint $1 million investment in continued efforts to support immigrant New Yorkers in accessing justice through innovative solutions. Continue Reading →


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ICE Raids From Harlem To Hollis Is On NYC Immigrants Underway, Mayor Says

Mayor Bill de Blasio said federal immigration agents were seen in East Harlem and Queens on Saturday, hours before the nationwide roundup of immigrants facing deportation was expected to begin reports Patch. Continue Reading →


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