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Connecting Bridges Through Art

LALDEF Bilingual Case Manager Tamara Torres crafted an event, Connecting Bridges Through Art, which was a walking trip that connected a new wave of students from different backgrounds to art throughout Trenton. Some students mentioned they had never had the chance to walk around the city to look at art. They also discussed how art…
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Community Partnerships

The Bayard Rustin Center for Social Justice met with Executive Director Dina Paulson-McEwen and Development & Communications Manager Alexandra Parado to discuss their community partnership and future collaborations. The Bayard Rustin Center is a community activist center, educational enclave, and safe space for LGBTQIA youth, intersectional families, and diverse communities.
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Free Tax Returns at LALDEF

Come get your tax return prepared and filed electronically for free. We can help get you an ITIN number if you do not have a social security number. We serve families and individuals who have a combined annual income below $65,000.
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Red Sand Project at LALDEF

In 2011, President Barack Obama issued a Presidential Proclamation that designated every January to be National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. Human Trafficking is modern-day slavery and involves the use of force, fraud, or coercion to obtain some type of labor or commercial sex act. Human trafficking is a hidden crime as victims rarely…
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