National Citizenship Day holds extra significance since President Trump has made significant changes to immigration services over the course of his presidency. These changes have created additional obstacles to an already convoluted process, increasing the need for continued citizenship classes and legal assistance through trusted organizations with ground operations like MFV.
Mi Familia Vota (MFV) is uplifting the 2019 Hispanic Heritage Month (HHM) theme: “Hispanic Americans: a History of Serving Our Nation” through celebratory advocacy campaigns and civic engagement work targeting diverse Latino populations in key cities across the country.
Two years ago, President Trump ended DACA for Dreamers, reversing a campaign promise to help Dreamers and instead unleashing an anti-immigrant agenda from which few have been spared. We stand with undocumented youth and commend their extraordinary courage, resilience, and boundless enthusiasm to contribute to our country in spite of major obstacles.