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HRI is Hiring!

Development Coordinator Position Summary (Dallas, TX (currently hybrid remote/in-person) HRI seeks a passionate human rights advocate to join our team as a Development Coordinator. Duties include CRM management and administration, donor relations, and support for special events, outreach, and appeals. This position reports to and collaborates with the Development Director. …

Kali Cohn HRI News, News & Updates

Press Release: HRI Celebrates the Law Firms, Institutions, and Individuals that Help People Fleeing Violence Find Safety in Dallas

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 16, 2020Contact: Kali Cohn | 972-638-7438 | kcohn@hrionline.org DALLAS – Human Rights Initiative of North Texas (HRI), a Dallas-area non-profit organization, is announcing this year’s prestigious Angel of Freedom award winners: Pete Thompson, Associate with Clark Hill Strasburger, as the Individual Angel of Freedom Honoree; Sidley Austin …

HRI News, News & Updates

Human Rights Initiative Statement on DOJ Rule Rejecting Asylum Seekers Who Have Traveled Through a Third Country

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                      May 30, 2019                                                                                                        Contact: Kali Cohn, Advocacy Director HRI, 214-273-4338.    DALLAS – On May 30, 2019, news broke that the U.S. Department of Justice is considering an interim final rule that would bar anyone who travels through a third country from seeking asylum in the United …