Category Archives: Advocacy

Urban Institute – Federal/State Charity Regulation Meeting

The Urban Institute is presenting its annual IRS Form 990 and State Charity Regulation Meeting on Monday, May 14, 2012 from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm. The meeting will be held at the Urban Institute, 2100 M Street NW, 5th … Continue reading

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Visa free travel for Poles wishing to visit the United States – action needed

Senator Charles Schumer says: ‘Drop Visas For Poland’ Polish Americans Can Make It Happen After years of broken promises from Washington, Poland finally has a chance of being included in the Visa Waiver Program thanks to Sen. Chuck Schumer. Sen. … Continue reading

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A Semester of Service

Semester of Service 2011 launches on the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service (January 17, 2011). This year, Youth Service America (YSA) Grants will provide approximately $500,000 to nearly 500 schools and organizations to lead Semester of Service projects. … Continue reading

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Immigrants Making Choices

From friend Martha E. Galindo of Galindo Publicidad (whose translation services are excellent). Immigrant communities in the United States have made choices that native communities do not have to make. Making these choices – to leave one’s native country and … Continue reading

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WTO and Genetically Modified Food

The United States, Argentina, and Canada have decided to proceed with the formal trade complaint against Europe over its position on genetically modified (GM) foods. In response, the World Trade Organization announced the three panelists that will preside over this … Continue reading

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