Immigrants have been devastated by the COVID-19 pandemic. They are less likely to carry health insurance and more likely to face job or food insecurity, and rent issues. Since the advent of COVID-19, demand for our services has increased exponentially. Clients reach out to us for help to survive the crisis. In response, LALDEF staff…
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LALDEF y LAZOS partner to empower children going back to school

A family at the recent LALDEF/Lazos America Unida event for local school students in need. On Saturday, Sept. 13, the Latin American Legal Defense and Education Fund, in partnership with Lazos America Unida, and supported by a grant from the Princeton Area Community Foundation, hosted a giveaway event. School supplies, books, backpacks, fresh produce, and…
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LALDEF featured at Town Topics. Read more.

Goodman Takes Reins at LALDEF, Leads Immigrant Rights Organization By Donald Gilpin In less than two months at the helm of the Latin American Legal Defense and Education Fund (LALDEF), Lorraine Goodman, interim executive director of the nonprofit organization founded in 2004 to defend the rights of Latin Americans in Mercer County and facilitate their…
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