Immigrant Day


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Immigrant Day:

Immigrant Day May 24, 2011 Sacramento, California State Capitol

15th Annual Immigrant Day 2011:

15 th Annual Immigrant Day 2011

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Immigrant Day 2011 One California: Many Peoples, One Future May 24, 2011 Immigrant Day was organized as a State-wide effort by the California Immigrant Policy Center (CIPC) and this was the 15 th annual event in Sacramento.

Immigrant Day…Registration:

Immigrant Day…Registration Participants from all of California gathered at State Capitol. Participants traveled in cars, buses and airplanes to attend this annual event.


T-Shirts Several groups wore matching T-shirts. T-shirts were well designed.

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The San Diego T-shirt design was developed by Equality Alliance of San Diego County and the message was: Front of T-shirt: Immigrants are U.S. Back of T-shirt: SAN DIEGANS TOGETHER FOR ONE CALIFORNIA www.IMMIGRANTSR.US

Immigrant Day activities:

Immigrant Day activities Groups gathering Supporting the cause

San Diego participants:

San Diego participants San Diego participants Supporting a Pro-Immigrant Agenda

Youth leaders smiling :

Youth leaders smiling 

San Diego Delegation:

San Diego Delegation

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San Diego Delegation Twelve $1,000 grants awarded to: American Friends Service Committee Center for Social Advocacy Employee Rights Center Equality Alliance of San Diego County Interfaith Committee of Worker Justice of San Diego County Interfaith Community Services Little Saigon Foundation Nile Sisters Proyecto de Casas Saludables United Taxi Workers of San Diego Youth And Leaders Living Actively (YALLA) UURISE Collaborated with: Foundation for Change Equality Alliance of San Diego County California Immigrant Policy Center

Cultural and Religious aspects:

Cultural and Religious aspects Cultural event and music Religious members attended the event

Signage :

Signage Appreciation to financial supporters. Special Thanks to all supporters!

San Diego Legislative Visits:

San Diego Legislative Visits Visiting legislative office. Inside the legislative office.

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Foundation for Change would like to thank: The California Wellness Foundation and The California Endowment for allowing us to create this important advocacy opportunity for San Diego organizations on May 24, 2011, in Sacramento.

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