CBS Local Reports on Fear in Latino Community

CBS Local addresses the local concerns around the President’s immigration policy and reprioritization on the deportation of particularly Latino immigrants and the way that this impacts daily life for the Latino population here in Pittsburgh: “People are very, very afraid. I know many people have not gone to work, some people have not sent their kids to school,” said Monica Ruiz, of Casa San Jose.”Screen Shot 2017-09-28 at 4.15.57 PM.png

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Casa San Jose is a community resource center that advocates for and empowers Latinos by promoting integration and self-sufficiency. Our mission is to model a strong culture of acceptance and integration in which immigrants and other newcomers are treated with dignity, respect, and kindness and can freely preserve and celebrate their unique cultures while adapting to their new lives in the Greater Pittsburgh area.

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