clean buildings…all because he lacks a social security number. This is not right. It’s not fair.
“I know firsthand how passionate and dedicated he is in his endeavors and that he wants nothing more than to apply his skills, talent, and education in the marketing industry. It pains me to see him suffer like that. So, instead of sitting back and hoping for change, I have gotten involved to make the change that I want to see.
“As much as I want to stay home to help my family with bill payments and errands, I have regained motivation to continue the work I signed up for. There is a lot of work to be done in Utah. The communities here have been dormant on this issue for too long.
“Immigration comes with sacrifices, and sacrifices come out of love. I have gained the confidence to bring up this topic and challenge others to see the human side of it. To hear about DREAMers who are over qualified for their current job(s) is a common story. It has been more than a decade since the DREAM Act was introduced, we cannot wait any longer. I will continue in this movement for the sake of the countless lives affected by what politicians decide, and push for positive change. People have the power, they just don’t exercise it much. I realize that people power goes beyond voting.”
Donations are welcome and can be deposited at any Chase Bank to account # 465781370. Donations will help the walkers survive the trip by funding their meals, shelter, and basic day to day necessities, and also helps pay for gas for the Campaign RV.
ACE/CCS continues holiday tradition
Cuddling steaming cups of hot coffee, volunteers for the Adolescent Counseling Exchange/Community Challenge School (ACE/CCS) braved the cold to help ensure that ACE/CCS families had a great Thanksgiving. The west Denver school held their annual Thanksgiving Basket Event this past weekend, which ...
Fast urges Congress to end moral crisis
As communities across the country continue to escalate their campaign for commonsense immigration reform and pressure leadership in the House of Representatives, faith, immigrant rights and labor leaders launched their “Fast for Families: A Call for Immigration Reform and Citizenship” on ...
José Martínez wins prestigious educator award
In a surprise announcement at an all-school assembly, Colorado’s Bear Creek High School social studies teacher José Martínez was presented this week with a $25,000 check from the Milken Family Foundation in recognition of his exceptional work as a model teacher for the state and nation.
Katherine Archuleta: First Latina director of OPM
Katherine Archuleta was sworn-in as the 10th Director of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) and will serve as the Federal government’s personnel chief. Archuleta was confirmed by the U.S. Senate with strong bipartisan support in a 62–36 vote.
She will be the first Latina to hold this ...