#GIVINGTUESDAY is December 2!

There’s Black Friday, Cyber Monday and now #Giving Tuesday! A global day of giving during the holiday season. This year we invite you to make Human Rights Initiative your #GivingTuesday beneficiary. Help spread the word by using the #GivingTuesday hashtag on Facebook and Twitter. We hope to feel your #GreatGiving next Tuesday! CLICK HERE TO […]

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#stoprocketdockets

The news of unaccompanied minors crossing our border from Central America has slowed in the last month, but these children are still here.  Every week, close to 100 children are being seen by immigration judges in Dallas immigration Court to plead their case for immigration relief.  Last month, administration of President Obama directed immigration courts […]

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What You Need To Know About UAC

Human Rights Initiative has been closely following the changing situation of unaccompanied minors entering the United States.  As a Dallas-based agency, we know that this is an issue which currently affects and will continue to affect our communities.  We want to help clarify what exactly is happening and how HRI is responding to this immediate crises. […]

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New Paid Summer Internship: Community Resources & Outreach Coordinator

We’re seeking an exceptional full-time undergraduate (freshman, sophomore or junior) college student for an exciting paid summer internship through the ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program. Applicants should have a strong interest in human rights. This internship requires strong skills in research, writing, design, and communication. The candidate must be an undergraduate student who has completed […]

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Apply now for Summer 2014 Legal Internships!

Applications for Summer 2014 legal internships are now being accepted for our Asylum and Women and Children’s Programs.  The deadline to submit applications is January 31, 2014. Legal Intern: Women and Children’s Program HRI is seeking full-time legal interns for our summer internship program to support to the Women and Children’s program. This program provides […]

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Don’t miss out on the MAP 2013 WORDS/SWORDS Exhibition! Final Saturday to attend!

The MAP 2013 project, WORDS/SWORDS, by Jin-Ya Huang, is produced by Make Art with Purpose (MAP) in collaboration with Human Rights Initiative of North Texas. With community engagement as a part of its core mission, MAP 2013 includes interdisciplinary projects, performances, public art, workshops, lectures and the MAP 2013 bike program. All MAP events are […]

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