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It’s a Process

  Jackie + Frank VAWA is a federal law meant to protect undocumented immigrant survivors of domestic abuse by allowing them to apply for immigration relief without the assistance of their abusive spouse. Jackie’s ex-husband, Frank, abused her physically, sexually, verbally, and psychologically for nearly 20 years. Jackie was born …

HRI News, Intern Corner

Intern Corner: Meet Tommy Pigeon!

While interning at HRI this summer, I was excited to utilize my database skills and learn hands on how a nonprofit operates. My internship was an 8 week project as a Client Services Intern and my experience at HRI involved so much learning, time, and entertainment than I ever could …

HRI News, Intern Corner

Intern Corner: Meet Kelley Mcillhattan!

Kelley McIllhattan was a Summer 2012 intern for HRI’s Asylum Program. Before her term ended, we asked to her to share her volunteer/intern experience with you, along with a couple of other fun things about herself that made her a perfect candidate for HRI’s Summer Internship Program. The following is …