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New Bilingual Case Manager Named at LALDEF

Introducing our new Bilingual Case Manager Jessica Hourruitiner (left). Hourruitiner will be working at Hedgepath Williams Middle school to take the place of Maya Wharman (right) who is moving on to new adventures at Interfaith-RISE, a refugee resettlement and asylum service agency in Highland Park, NJ!
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Resolution 20-46 to Reunify and Support Migrant Families

On February 26th, LALDEF hosted the signing ceremony of Resolution 20-46 to Reunify and Support Migrant Families signed by Trenton Mayor Reed Gusciora. Trenton has a long and proud history of welcoming immigrants of all backgrounds into our community- other than Native American communities, we are all descendants of people who MIGRATED or were brought…
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Free Tax Prep at LALDEF

As part of the IRS VITA Program, certified volunteers are able to provide free tax preparation right in our building. Pictured below are our 2 certified volunteers Ashley (left) & Joe (center-left), LALDEF Tax Site Coordinators Courtney (center) & Alex (center-right) & our Greeter, Karina (right) who helps clients fill out intake forms. It takes…
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People and Stories

Join us with members of the community to hear stories in Spanish followed by a discussion and questions. This event series will be happening every Tuesday in LALDEF starting on Tuesday, March 3rd. Please call our office at 609-688-0881 to reserve a spot for the session.
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