Calls To Action, Client Stories, HRI News

Anchor in Safety

These two! Sweet, loving, hardworking parents of polite, studious children – finally safe from persecution – finally able to breathe easy…Founded by social worker Serena Simmons Connelly and lawyer Elizabeth Healy, the Dallas-based Human Rights Initiative of North Texas has grown into an award-winning agency helping immigrant survivors of human …

Mary Tacher Calls To Action, HRI News, News & Updates

New Fee Structure for Asylum Seekers

In a memorandum signed Monday, the current administration called upon the departments of Justice and Homeland Security, giving them 90 days to implement a fee structure that will charge asylum-seekers for asylum applications and work permits. HRI’s Executive Director, Bill Holston, weighs in here: Often forced to leave quickly, asylum-seekers …

Mary Tacher Calls To Action, HRI News, News & Updates

HUMAN RIGHTS INITIATIVE IS HIRING!

Office Manager (Full-time, exempt, with benefits)       Organization Mission: Human Rights Initiative of North Texas (“HRI”) provides legal and support services to refugees and immigrants who have suffered human rights abuses, advocates for justice and promotes international human rights. Organization Core Values: Belief in the basic human rights of all people. …