- After several years of political action, Santa Cruz County sheriff's office has finally agreed to stop using our jail to detain immigrants for deportation unless there is a federal warrant and conviction for a serious crime. We are working collaboratively with Sheriff-elect Jim Hart to monitor the implementation of this new and improved policy.
- The border refugee crisis has dramatized the conditions that drive children and families to flee parts of Mexico and Central America afflicted by violence and economic crisis. In response, the PDC is working with the Immigration Action Group (IAG) to send aid to the border region, to support and help to resettle refugees as they arrive in our community, and to promote change in US policy that helps to c…
Learn how to present the basic facts about the new law to undocumented customers, co-workers, or members of your church, union or community group. The Immigration Action Group is offering Speakers Training, including copies of materials and power point presentations in Spanish and English.
English language training is offered Wednesday Sept 17 at 6 pm in the Pajaro Valley High School library. Spanish language training is offered Wednesday Sept 24 at 6 pm at the Day Worker Center, 2261 7th Ave in Live Oak. Spanish and English language materials will be available at both events.
To get involved with the PDC's work for immigrant rights, come to one of these events. Or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.