Sunset Park

Atlas: DIY

For the community-based "cooperative model" that provides free legal, educational, and social services for undocumented youth and their allies

UPROSE

For community organizing, public education, and leadership programs for youth that advance environmental sustainability and resiliency

Womankind

Direct service and advocacy support for immigrant survivors of domestic violence in Sunset Park, with specific focus on advocacy and Asian communities

Atlas:DIY

To support increased organizational capacity to meet the legal, social service, and advocacy needs of New York City’s young immigrants

Center for Family Life

For the Sanctuary Families Project at Center for Family Life (CFL), which supports immigrant parents at risk of deportation and mobilizes community allies to create long-term child care plans for children remaining in the United States. CFL will work with up to 100 immigrant families in Sunset Park and will recruit, train and certify a cohort of neighborhood-based kinship and foster parents who will be prepared to serve as sanctuary families for children.

OCA-NY Asian Pacific American Advocates

In June 2017, OCA will host "Where Can Immigrants Living in Fear and Uncertainty Get Help?” a forum that brings together elected officials, government agencies, law professional, and community organizations to assist Asian immigrant communities in Brooklyn with legal advice and immigration fraud alert. The forum will be held at the Chinese Promise Baptist Church in Sunset Park.

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