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News for Amigos de Casa San Jose: October 2021

How to Take Action: VOTE on Nov. 2 at your polling place, or earlier by mail ballot (details here.)  All elections are important!  This one will determine Pittsburgh’s mayor and other vital city and county positions and Allegheny County judgeships. And crucially, the PA state Supreme Court, Superior Court and Commonwealth Court.  View your sample ballot here for Allegheny County (other counties’ ballots are… Continue reading News for Amigos de Casa San Jose: October 2021

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News For Amigos De Casa San Jose: August 2021

Welcome to our August, 2021 email newsletter! Dear Amigos de Casa San José,  How to take action: Some good news: the effort in the PA legislature to provide driver’s licenses for all keeps moving forward, recently with a successful hearing at the Transportation Committee on Aug. 11. But it still needs more voices.  Please join Casa in continuing to call on our… Continue reading News For Amigos De Casa San Jose: August 2021

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News for Amigos de Casa San José: July 2021

Welcome to our July, 2021 email newsletter! Dear Amigos de Casa San José,  How to take action: From Billy Reeves, Casa’s community organizer for civic and social engagement: Please volunteer for our Voter Registration Drives and/or Get out the Vote Drives! Voter Registration drives will be in person in various locations, using an app on a tablet… Continue reading News for Amigos de Casa San José: July 2021

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News for Amigos de Casa San José: April 2021

Dear Amigos de Casa San José,Welcome back to our email newsletter! Time to Shine:  Announcing this year’s Fiesta del Sol!! Please register now and show your love for Casa and our community.For more information, call 412-974-2758 or email srkaren@casasanjose.org. How to take action: The Driving PA Forward coalition, of which we are members, has kicked off… Continue reading News for Amigos de Casa San José: April 2021

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News for Amigos de Casa San José: March 19, 2021

Dear Amigos de Casa San José, Welcome back to our email newsletter! How to take action: How to take action: Dismantling ICE in PA:  The families in Berks have finally been released, but ICE may still re-use the facility for more detentions.  We join the #ShutDownBerks Coalition in asking the Biden administration to cut ICE’s contract with… Continue reading News for Amigos de Casa San José: March 19, 2021

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News for Amigos de Casa San José: February 12, 2021

Dear Amigos de Casa San José,Welcome back to our email newsletter! How you can take action: Casa San José is proud to partner with PICC (PA Immigration & Citizenship Coalition) in their Tuition Equity & Inclusion Campaign. Students without permanent immigration status are usually ineligible for university scholarships and financial aid, even when they have gone to… Continue reading News for Amigos de Casa San José: February 12, 2021

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News for Amigos de Casa San José – Dec. 22, 2020

Dear Amigos de Casa San José,Welcome back to our email newsletter! How you can help: Here is a wonderful family project for the holidays!  We are delivering emergency supplies to our families that are quarantining with COVID, and especially need hygiene and cleaning products.  Each household gets a bag containing disinfecting wipes, hand sanitizer, disposable facemasks, laundry… Continue reading News for Amigos de Casa San José – Dec. 22, 2020

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News for Amigos de Casa San José – Nov. 27, 2020

Dear Amigos de Casa San José,Welcome back to our email newsletter! How you can help:  Tuesday, Dec. 1 is Give Big Pittsburgh donation day!  Your generosity makes our work possible, and provides essential sustenance, opportunity, justice and respect to struggling immigrant families throughout the Pittsburgh region.  Thank you for always coming through for us!Our goal this year… Continue reading News for Amigos de Casa San José – Nov. 27, 2020