Filipino Migrant Center

Filipino Migrant Center

Nonprofit

Launched a successful campaign with trafficked migrant workers that helped them obtain T-visas and create a tactical coalition composed of community organizations, churches and lawyers. Co-sponsored the “living wage campaign” in Long Beach, mobilizing community members collecting thousands of signatures and campaigning for a bill that was passed in the popular vote. Engaged in the campaign to pass a Domes … Read More
  1. Launched a successful campaign with trafficked migrant workers that helped them obtain T-visas and create a tactical coalition composed of community organizations, churches and lawyers.
  2. Co-sponsored the “living wage campaign” in Long Beach, mobilizing community members collecting thousands of signatures and campaigning for a bill that was passed in the popular vote.
  3. Engaged in the campaign to pass a Domestic Workers Bill of Rights through legislative visits, actions in Sacramento and actions in Los Angeles.
  4. Held large community forums on comprehensive immigration reform and DACA (Deferred Action) for dreamers.
  5. Conducts well attended immigration forums and health clinics in Long Beach for low-income families, migrant workers and youth.
  6. Organized and mobilized community youth for a series of Hip-Hop workshops in Carson and Long Beach.

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