We may know how to ask for what we want, but we can also show our gratitude. Special thanks to local legislators Rep. Peter Buckley, Sen. Alan Bates for their votes in support of Drivers Licenses for ALL Oregonians. Thanks also to Sen Ernst Baertschiger for his vote in favor of Tuition equity along with Bates
Unete is a volunteer-led movement of farmworkers and immigrants in rural Southern Oregon educating our community and advocating for worker rights and humane immigration policy. Help keep Unete going by making a generous donation TODAY!
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Every Monday, contact our Representative Greg Walden and tell him to push Rep John Boehner call for a vote for Comprehensive Immigration Reform. Tell him we want immigration reform that keeps families together, offers a path to citizenship for the 11 million undocumented and demilitarizes the border. Washington DC Office 202-225-6730 Southern Oregon Office 541-776-4646.
Rep. Sal Esquivel is attempting to overturn our hard fought victory SB 833 Safe Roads to authorize driving privileges to Oregon residents that are unable to prove legal presence. Sal and his cronies are gathering signatures to put SB 833 Safe Roads to a vote of the people. (referendum) SB833 is scheduled to go into effect on
August 1 – Caravan for Immigration Reform two hour drive from Ashland in support of undocumented immigrants, Aug 1 Classes for Driver’s Licenses, Aug 2 Calls to Rep Walden for Immigration Reform, Aug 2 and 4 Tutoring sessions, Aug 4 Voces Unidas Parent group, Aug 12 – Calls to Rep Walden to support Immigration Reform, Aug 12 Medford School
Mark your Calendar for Unete’s Annual Día de los Muertos Celebration and Fund Raiser Saturday November 2, 2013. Experience one of Mexico’s traditional celebrations and enjoy delicious home-style dishes, desserts and beverages all while supporting Unete and our grass roots organizing efforts. Don’t miss it!! Dancing, food and fun…
Unete is offering free Citizenship classes in English and Spanish every Saturday from 5:00pm – 6:30 pm at our office located at 27 N Ivy St in Medford. For more information or to register for the class please contact Unete at 541-245-1625. Unete ofrece clases gratuitas de la ciudadania en inglés y español cada Sábado
Voces Unidas Parent group members spoke out at the Medford School Board Meeting to bring up concerns and suggestions about the hiring process of it’s new Superintendent over the next few months. See more…http:www.mailtribune.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20130813/NEWS/308130309/-1/NEWS12