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Celebrate National Immigrant Heritage Month with Us!

Read inspiring stories from our immigrant community of lawyers, clients, and scholars.

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Access to Justice Knows No Borders

The ABA Fund for Justice and Education (ABA FJE), the charitable arm of the American Bar Association, is proud to spotlight programs and stories of immigrants who have shown incredible resilience in pursuit of a better life. Donor support makes these life-changing programs possible.

ABA South Texas Pro Bono Asylum Representation Project (ProBAR)

ProBAR empowers immigrants in the Rio Grande Valley border region through high-quality legal education, representation, and connections to services. In 2022, ProBAR Protected the rights of more than 31,000 children and adults in federal custody.

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ABA Children's Immigration Law Academy (CILA)

Provides nationwide virtual “boot camp” training to advocates working with unaccompanied children in detention.

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ABA Immigration Justice Project (IJP)

In partnership with IJP, San Diego County offers free legal representation to those facing deportation.

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