Local Advocacy Visit Provides Transformative Experience for NYC-Area Students

Three New York City-area schools collaborate to provide a small scale, student-driven advocacy visit to U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer's office.
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I’m Advocating for the Future of all our DREAMers

Now that he is back at Gonzaga, Brahiam is still in disbelief over everything that he has been able to experience, and he believes that this will be the case for the rest of his life. Yet Brahiam hopes to use his privilege to help others and cannot wait to see what the future has in store for him. At the end of our meeting Villanueva left me with these words, “I’m not only advocating for myself and my community. I’m advocating for the future of all our DREAMers. For the future of those who will take my place at Gonzaga.”

Over 1,000 Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice Attendees Converge on Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON, DC – Following up on an inspiring weekend at the 17th annual Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice, over 1,000 Teach-In attendees converged on Capitol Hill for a day of legislative advocacy on Monday, November 17.