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Please join us in celebrating the power of community to share joy!

All month, HRI is collecting donations to help families purchase gifts and necessities for Holiday Wish. “Thanks to generous support, we’ve been able to provide unprecedented aid through the pandemic,” said Sierra Houck, ​speaking for HRI’s Social Services Program. “Our clients have shown incredible resilience and resourcefulness, but they continue …

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New Social Services Director

HRI extends our heartfelt thanks to departing Social Services Director, Elisandra De La Cruz, who is leaving HRI on 11/5/2021. During her tenure, Elisandra developed the Youth Empowerment Program, which provides college and career guidance, and helped foster a research collaboration with Southern Methodist University to determine the most effective …

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Press Statement: Human Rights Initiative of North Texas (HRI) Statement on Biden Administration’s Plans to Reinstate Remain in Mexico / MPP

PRESS STATEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 18, 2021 Contact: Maryam Baig 469-581-2518 mbaig@hrionline.org DALLAS – This weekend, high-level government officials continued to be complicit in racist and cruel border policies, refusing asylum seekers their legal right for a bid for safety in the U.S. “President Biden should have walked into …