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La Fuente and the Northwest Manhattan Coalition for Immigrant Rights discuss the push to give undocumented immigrants a driver's license in New York.

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For One Billion People on the Move, an Agenda for Justice is a Call for Community.

We rarely get the chance to appreciate our impact on the global debate over effective migration policy; our local work has been important, but problems facing moving populations worldwide can sometimes seem totally overwhelming. Still, with a careful eye out for happenings in the international arena, it’s refreshing to notice the much needed activity going on at the United Nations regarding the role of global migration in sustainable development. Among other things, the creation of the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Agenda could serve as a progressive action plan for the United States on challenges facing immigration and ethnic plurality.

Recently, I attended a conference at the UN for youth from grassroots organizations to learn about some early proposals for items on the agenda. While the issues tackled by panelists at the discussion were wide-ranging, they only narrowly touched upon migration and what a sustainable future for migrants should look like. Away from the panel and speaking with other audience members however, I noted a deep interest in La Fuente’s civic participation work and other avenues for better policies of inclusion.

The national and international presence represented at the conference was highly encouraging. Youth representatives from places like Colombia, Kansas, and Germany attended; each one experiencing migration in a different way in their home setting. A common conviction held by youth in the group and promoted briefly in the panel discussion was that a multilateral approach is needed to support migrants, destination countries, and departure countries if we want to achieve true sustainability. Sustainable goals need social justice.

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Open Letter to the NYPD from Times Square Performers

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Join us for Bridge Builders 2014

Please join us on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at the Manhattan Penthouse 80 5th Ave, New York, NY 10011 for what should be an amazing evening at La Fuente's Annaul Bridge Builders Awards Reception. We will be updating this site with more details in the next few weeks. So please come back and stay posted for more detials.  If you have any questions please contact Alex Gomez 212.388.3067 or events@lafuenteinc.org with any questions.

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Bridge Builders 2014 Annual Awards Reception

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Our annual Bridge Builders Awards is just around the corner and it is sure to be a memorable one. This year the reception will be held at the gorgeous Manhattan Penthouse (80 5th Avenue, New York, NY).  As always, our Annual Bridge Builders Awards honors individuals and institutions who believe in building bridges across diverse sectors to make our society more just and equal for all.   This year, our Labor Honoree is none other than Mario Cilento, President of New York State AFL-CIO.  We honor his commitment to working families and bridging communities on issues that impact us all.    

Over the years, our organization has made great strides in advancing the needs of the community and it has only happened because of generous supporters like you.  Join us on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 and help us continue our work of Building a Better Tomorrow.  We look forward to seeing you in what is sure to be an outstanding celebration! 

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La Fuente launches its new website!

styled-logoWhile we have slowly undergone a modernization of our logo and our campaign art, our biggest change is this, our very new website. Our site features our blog, our photos, our videos, news from around the web and forms that you can fill out and instantly submit to become involved.

The site is available in both English and Spanish. Our social feeds on our home page update automatically to bring you the latest tweet, Facebook post or video from our Youtube channel. Over the next couple of years, we will grow our website to include new features that will help in presenting our campaigns and organizing our members. Stay posted and we hope you enjoy our new online headquarters!

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