Maryam Baig Uncategorized

Mavericks Foundation Gifts $25,000 To HRI!

We are excited to be selected as a grant recipient for Mavs Foundation! We look forward to using this generous gift towards ensuring employment opportunities for our clients. Many thanks to the Mavs Foundation for empowering our city to do better! FROM THE MAVS FOUNDATION: The Dallas Mavericks Foundation is …

Maryam Baig Uncategorized

Holiday Gifts To Benefit HRI!

One of the challenges of our work here at HRI is to keep our chin up at times. The hits keep coming; everyday our clients wake up to another battle. What keeps us going on is the heartfelt support we receive from across the country. We feel truly blessed. For …

Kali Cohn Asylum, News & Updates, Uncategorized

Human Rights Initiative Statement on Proposal to Limit Asylum Seekers from Supporting Themselves While Their Applications Are Pending

DALLAS – On November 13, 2019, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced a proposed rule that would limit asylum seekers from supporting themselves while their applications are pending. Among other things, the rule would force asylum seekers to wait a full year after their applications are filed to …