As you might have observed, many new immigrants try the one job that’s legally available to them driving a taxi or a sedan for a car service as an independent contractor.. Once they learn the city layout and learn to speak English a relative or friend will explain how to become a driver.Details
During October 5th to October 8th, ESDIAC Global App will be very visible at the ‘Los Angeles India Fashion Week’ – an event designed to promote Indian fashion in the Los Angeles area. First of its kind, this is an event whose mission is to showcase Indian clothing, textiles and accessories.Details
NAPAC West Coast hosted the 57th Nigerian Independence Day Parade in the city of Carson, California. A celebration of Nigerian culture and diversity, it captured the spirit of unity among people from all ethnic, cultural or religious affiliations. Nigerians in the diaspora set aside any differences, opinions and cultures, and came together as one people under one nation.Details
The Office of Councilman Curren Price, in collaboration with immigrant rights groups CHIRLA (Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights) and CARECEN (Central American Resource Center), will host two emergency DACA renewal workshops to assist DREAMers before a crucial Oct. 5 deadline.Details
With just one week until the window closes for DACA recipients to renew expiring permits, immigrant rights groups, government and school officials and immigration attorneys are out in force with a united message: Renew, renew!
Their message is directed at those whose permits will expire by March 5, 2018, but who now only have until Oct. 5 to get their renewal applications into U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. Failure to meet the deadline — delivered not postmarked — will cause the recipient to lose his or her temporary protections from deportation, as well as the social security number and work permit that come with DACA status.Details
USCIS offers immigration services that may help people affected by unforeseen circumstances, including disasters such as Hurricane Irma.
The following measures may be available on a case-by-case basis upon request:Details
An enthusiastic crowd was present for the Axé Bahia Opening Day Program at the Fowler Museum, Sunday, September 24, 2017. The program was held from 12:00pm-4:00pm.
This was a fun-filled afternoon of family-friendly inter-active activities to celebrate the opening of Axé Bahia: The Power of Art in an Afro-Brazilian Metropolis. The exhibition features more than 100 works from the mid-20th century to the present.
Celebrity Connected honored The Emmys® once again this year at the legendary Biltmore Hotel in downtown Los Angeles, held on Saturday, September 16.
Celebrity Connected and Charmaine Blake’s Annual Ultra Gold Lounge Are A Hit With Emmy® Attendees
The private, star-studded red carpet event hosted over 100 celebrity guests, including Oscar winner Susan Sarandon, SNL’s Leslie Jones, Giancarlo Esposito (Better Call Saul) and David Thewlis (Fargo), all of whom had the chance to discover the latest products from the technology, home decor, beauty, health, food & beverage and fashion sectors.
The Diversity Immigrant Visa Program (DV Program) or green card lottery is a program that makes up to 50,000 immigrant visas available annually to countries with low rates of immigration to the United States. The U.S. Department of State (DOS) administers the DV Program.
The 2019 program registration runs from noon on Oct. 3 through noon on Nov. 7.Details
Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Elaine Duke has extended Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for eligible nationals of South Sudan (and eligible individuals without nationality who last habitually resided in South Sudan) through May 2, 2019.Details
After my father came home from the Second World War I heard the first words of hate at the age of 6 when my dad would proclaim how much he hated Germans. As I grew up he would warn me to never bring a German girlfriend home to his house. He also disliked the Irish and several other nationalities after his war experiences. He was a good man and brought me up to respect all men because we were all equal. He explained that there is always one bad apple in every barrel. He also taught me about compassion.Details