The Social Services department is hosting it’s “Youth Empowerment Program” this summer, in which high school students (or recent grads) will come together to talk about their goals, applying for […]Read More
HRI CONNECT Program Event Announced!
Register for the link – Regístrate para obtener el enlace – Inscrivez-vous pour obtenir le lien: https://bit.ly/hri-5-23 The challenges we have faced can have lasting impacts on our minds and […]Read More
HRI Honors Local Human Rights Champions at Annual Event, 12/10
DALLAS – Human Rights Initiative of North Texas (HRI) is honoring this year’s prestigious Angel of Freedom award winners, at its annual storytelling event, Stories Form the HeART: Rock Your […]Read More
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,” […]Read More
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 […]Read More
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 firstname.lastname@example.org DALLAS – This weekend, high-level government officials continued to be complicit in racist and cruel border policies, […]Read More
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, […]Read More
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 | email@example.com DALLAS – Human Rights Initiative of North Texas (HRI), a Dallas-area non-profit organization, is announcing this year’s prestigious Angel […]Read More
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 […]Read More
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 […]Read More