Damayan Holiday Party and Fundraiser 2018
Dec
8
6:00 PM18:00

Damayan Holiday Party and Fundraiser 2018

Damayan Holiday Party and Fundraiser 2018: Stop the hate! Rise up, unite, and celebrate!

Saturday, December 8, 2018

6:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: 
The People's Forum
320 W 37th Street
NY, NY 10018

Celebrate 16 years of organizing Filipino low-wage workers to combat labor trafficking, promote human and workers' rights, and develop social justice leaders! We will be coming together to uplift our community, our struggles, and our victories.

Join us for delicious food, music, performances, speakers, testimonials from survivors and Damayan worker leaders, and community building with our members and their families.

Members $25
Allies $35
Youth $10

Tickets available online at bit.ly/DAMAYANHP18 and at the door.

RSVP: Lydia 212-564-6057

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Legal Clinic, Immigration Rights & OSHA training
Sep
23
to Sep 24

Legal Clinic, Immigration Rights & OSHA training

  • Elmhurst Baptist Church (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Sunday & Monday, September 23 & 24

Know Your Rights and OSHA Presentations: 12:30pm - 2:30pm

Legal Clinic: 3:00pm to 4pm

Sunday, September 23 Location: 
Elmhurst Baptist Church
87-37 Whitney Ave.
Elmhurst, NY 11373

Monday, September 24 Location: 
Damayan Office
406 W 40 St, 3rd Floor
New York, NY

Join us on Sunday, 9/23 at Elmhurst Baptist Church or Monday, 9/24 at the Damayan office for our legal clinic, immigration know your rights presentation, and OSHA training on workplace safety, health and hazards.

Lawyers will be discussing the recent immigration guidelines and immigrant rights as well as doing one-on-one consultations with people who have questions about legal immigration issues. The legal clinic is first come, first served!

Tagalog translation will be available.

Call Damayan at 212-564-6057 to RSVP!

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New Immigration Guidelines & Philippine Report Back
Aug
26
11:00 AM11:00

New Immigration Guidelines & Philippine Report Back

Sunday & Monday, August 26 & 27 

11:00am - 3:30PM

SUNDAY, August 26th Location: 
LaGuardia Community College
31-10 Thomson Ave, Rm. C-103
Long Island City, NY

MONDAY, August 27th Location: 
Damayan Office
406 W 40 St, 3rd Floor
New York, NY

The new immigration guidelines place those who have their change of status applications (T/U visa, VAWA, marriage, student, etc) denied, in deportation proceedings. Find out what these new guidelines mean for you and how we can fight back as a community! This Know Your Rights training is generously supported by New York Community Trust and the New York Women's Foundation.

There will also be a report back from Damayan organizer Riya Ortiz on the plight of the urban poor from Catmon, Malabon, Philippines, and how organizers are fighting back.

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July MAGTANGGOL Workers Meeting
Jul
8
11:00 AM11:00

July MAGTANGGOL Workers Meeting

Sunday and Monday, July 8 & 9:

MAGTANGGOL Workers Meeting-
-Build collective power by sharing our experiences under the current climate of immigration. 
-Share your case updates.
-Learn basic immigration rights, realities and responsibilities to defend yourself and our communities!

11am - 4pm
11- 12: Lunch
12 - 4: Program

SUNDAY VENUE: 
72-18 Roosevelt Ave.
Jackson Heights, NY11372
Between 73rd and 72nd St.

Subways: E/F/M/R/7 trains to 74th Street-Roosevelt Ave.

MONDAY VENUE:
Damayan Office


 

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Filipino Migrants and Immigrants Cyber Security Training
Jun
24
11:00 AM11:00

Filipino Migrants and Immigrants Cyber Security Training

Sunday & Monday, 6/24 & 25, 11:00am - 4:00pm
Filipino Migrants and Immigrants Cyber Security Training
Learn how to keep yourself secure online! 
Venue: TBA

Guest speaker from Progressive Technology Project

Many Filipino im/migrants who live in the US stay in touch with family and friends through Facebook, Instagram, and other social media platforms. Under the Trump administration, im/migrants are under attack more than ever, and social media platforms are being used to track down undocumented people with deportation orders. 

Learn how to keep yourself secure online! 

To register: Emily, emily@damayanmigrants or 212.564.6057
 

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June Legal and Health Clinic
Jun
10
to Jun 11

June Legal and Health Clinic

Sunday & Monday, 6/10 & 11,  11:30am - 4:30pm
Legal and Health Clinic
Labor, Immigration & Health Consultations
Damayan office, 406 W 40 St, Third floor
 

Labor, Immigration & Health Consultations:

  • Immigration attorneys from the Community Development Project at the Urban Justice Center (CDP-UJC)
  • Dr. Victor Sta. Ana from The Institute of Family Health

To register: Riya, riya@damayanmigrants or 212.564.6057

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