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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Have you ever had a question about the work we do? If so, you’ve come to the right place.

This section is a compilation of answers to the questions most commonly asked by our constituents. Just start by following one of the links below. If you can’t find the question you wanted to ask, don’t hesitate to contact us.

  1. What does your organization do?

    Our organization opens doors of equal opportunity for people affected by immigration law through extensive programs and services. For a list of specific programs and services we provide, visit our What We Do section.

  2. How can I get involved?

    We’re always on the lookout for individuals like you wanting to get involved. Visit our How To Help section to find out ways to give financially or volunteer your time.

  3. If I were to donate funds, how is my money used?

    We have a responsibility to our community and our donors and work hard to ensure the long-term sustainability of the organization. We make our IRS Form 990 available for review, as required by law.

  4. I think I might have a legal immigration issue, where do I start?

    Please come to the office or visit our online portion to fill out an intake form. You should be prepared to provide your phone number, address, the immigration-related concern you have, what country you are from, and when/how you entered the country. Our attorneys and DOJ-accredited legal representatives meet every Friday (unless it is a federal holiday) to discuss cases. You will be contacted before the following Friday about whether or not we can represent you. If we CAN represent you, please know that the first consultation costs $60.00 and will last from 30 minutes to one hour. All first consultations must be conducted in person and payment is due before the appointment begins. As a reminder, we cannot give legal advice over the phone.

  5. All intakes are now available online. Follow the link to fill out an intake online then email to with the subject line New Intake

  6. In adherence to social distancing and CDC guidelines, some appointments are done virtually or via a phone call. Use this method to conveniently pay online.