American Immigration Council

The American Immigration Council, established in 1987, works to strengthen America by shaping how America thinks about and acts towards immigrants and immigration and by working toward a more fair and just immigration system that opens its doors to those in need of protection and unleashes the energy and skills that immigrants bring. The Council brings together problem solvers and employs four coordinated approaches to advance change—litigation, research, legislative and administrative advocacy, and communications.

American Immigration Council Remote
May 03, 2021
Full time
The Justice Campaign is a collaboration between the American Immigration Council and the American Immigration Lawyers Association. The Justice Campaign is a broad-based project to activate a community of lawyers (and other volunteers with supporting skills) to defend detained immigrants facing removal and to fight for a U.S. without immigration detention.   The Campaign works with a broad network of pro bono allies to serve detained individuals who would otherwise go unrepresented. And we provide our volunteers with the knowledge and tools to speak out against policies that dehumanize and harm immigrant communities.  The Volunteer Engagement Coordinator’s primary responsibility is to recruit, engage and retain volunteers in the Justice Campaign network, with the principal goal of placing them with volunteer opportunities and having them become repeat, active participants in the Campaign. The Coordinator will be responsible for timely responding to volunteer inquiries,...