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DACA Ruled Unlawful: Statement From a Dreamer

On Friday, July 16th, 2021 a federal judge in Texas ruled that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program is unlawful. This has affected many young immigrants and families. This is a statement from an immigrant who unfortunately was...

DACA Ruled Unlawful

On Friday, July 16th, 2021 a federal judge in Texas ruled that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program is unlawful. The decision, by US District Judge Andrew Hanen of the Southern District of Texas, has created uncertainty in the lives...

JULY NEWSLETTER

DREAM Iowa Times JULY Hello friend, DREAM Iowa hopes to keep our allies informed of important happenings across the state through this monthly newsletter. Updates:  We have a Youth Leadership Summit date, keep scrolling to find out more information!...

Financial Capability, Marshalltown

DREAM Iowa collaborates with local community partners in order to bring interactive & bilingual financial seminars to towns across Iowa. Locally trusted immigrant professionals from Great Western Bank, Lennox Employee Credit Union, Premier Real Estate, and Transamerica co-facilitated the...

Pell Grants for DACA Students!

Biden administration has included a proposal that could expand Pell Grant eligibility to some undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children in its fiscal 2022 budget request. This was released in April 9, and the budget presented...

JUNE NEWSLETTER

DREAM Iowa Times JUNE Hello friend, DREAM Iowa hopes to keep our allies informed of important happenings across the state through this monthly newsletter. Save The Date! First Des Moines Latino film festival! June 18 – 20, 2021! Join...

Mental Health Resources

May is Mental Health Awareness Month and DREAM Iowa is happy to present different resources that could help minorities in the country. According to the American Psychiatric Association, undocumented immigrants suffer from mental illnesses before, during and after immigration....

Health Disparities in People of Color During COVID-19

COVID-19 brought a pandemic that affected us globally. However, in the United States people of color have endured evident disparities in casualties and cases. According to the immunologist who leads the COVID-19 response in the United States, Dr. Anthony...

MAY NEWSLETTER

DREAM Iowa Times MAY Hello friend, DREAM Iowa hopes to keep our allies informed of important happenings across the state through this monthly newsletter. Save The Date! Come join Des Moines United F.C. vs. Barilleros F.C.  A soccer game...

Francisco Caballero

Francisco Caballero, one of the recipients of our Youth Leadership Summit scholarship raffle. Our annual YLS event is free and open to middle school, high school, and college aged youth. For the 2nd consecutive year, we raffled scholarships at...

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