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Connect For Immigrants 2021

Our annual event to present resources available to immigrants and to present an opportunity to connect to organization that serve immigrants

Thursday, May 20, 2021
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

(via zoom)

Keynote Speaker
Sergio Gonzalez
Executive Director of HUB
Changes to and Possible Immigration Legislation

Photo of Sergio Gonzalez
 Sergio was on President Biden’s transition team  Senior Policy Advisor to Senator Kamala Harris (working on immigration policies, family separation, DACA, and ICE), Senior Policy Advisor to US Senator Michael Bennet (helped craft 2013 immigration reform bill), President Obama’s Deputy Chief of Staff of Office of Personnel Management, Regional Director of Clinton’s 2016 campaign, and Colorado Political Director of Obama’s 2012 campaign.

Additional Program Highlights

  • Covid-19 and the immigrant population,Katie Miller, Deputy Director, Baltimore City Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs
  •  Helping Immigrant Children Academically ,Elaine Crawford, Immigration Outreach Service Center  Sanketh Andhavarapu, UMD Student Club
  • Open table We will host an open dialogue when people can ask and share information about their work in the immigrant community