Immigrant Youth Conference

On Saturday, March 10th, 2018, ICIRR in collaboration with youth from our member organizations, hosted its first Immigrant Youth Conference!

We want to thank the more than 100 participants who joined us to dig into the issues, hear from experts, and build relationships on March 11th, in Chicago! 

This conference was centered on reaffirming the importance of immigrant youth in the fight for immigrants rights and provide resources through workshops and networking opportunities

Workshops were centered on supporting and affirming immigrant youth.

Workshops included:

  • Know Your Rights
  • Educating Educators
  • Undocumented 101
  • Getting Into & Surviving College
  • Healthcare Access for All
  • Being an Ally to Immigrant Youth
  • Migra Watch
  • Sanctuary & Families in Deportation 
  • Empowerment 

We want to make sure that those who attended as well as those who did not are able to access the resources that were shared in the event!