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Thank You Bobbee Pennington and the Mounce Library!

This month’s partner spotlight shines on the Clara B. Mounce Public Library, which has supported BIIN since 2013, when the library partnered with us to recruit volunteers for our first citizenship classes and we helped get volunteer teachers for their ESL classes. This summer the library is sponsoring a reading club to encourage kids to keep up their skills while school is out. They offer a Lego Club on Tuesday afternoons, story times for babies, Read more…

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Updates

Sponsor a Citizenship Class Students

BIIN is raising money to support students in our summer classes, which help people prepare for the interview and test portions of the naturalization process. BIIN’s free citizenship classes are an important service not available in every community. We have had students travel from as far away as Corpus Christi to attend. In these courses, students build crucial support networks with other students, which helps them increase knowledge, confidence, and preparedness. Our spring citizenship courses Read more…

By Program Manager, ago

Creating Sanctuary Everyday

Below is the transcript of the presentation given by our Program Manager, Anna Carro Abernathy, at our Annual Meeting on August 19.       Read more…

Our Family Clinic was a Success!

On Saturday, March 24, BIIN hosted local lawyers who helped families develop a safety plan in case of detention and deportation. In one day we Read more…

Sponsor a Citizenship Class Students

BIIN is raising money to support students in our summer classes, which help people prepare for the interview and test portions of the naturalization process. Read more…

Meet our new Program and Office Coordinator!

Here a little bit about our new Program and Office Coordinator, Jaimi Washburn: “My husband and I moved to College Station in 2016 for his Read more…

Partner Spotlight: Friends Congregational Church

As an active member in the community, BIIN has developed relationships with various organizations that not only sponsor us through their generous donations but also Read more…

Sign up for our summer citizenship classes!

We are so proud of our current citizenship class students and everything they have accomplished these past few weeks. We cannot wait to meet our Read more…

Summer Citizenship Classes

Summer Citizenship Classes Saturdays, June 2nd to August 4th Classes in English: 9:00 am-11:00 am Classes in Spanish: 11:30 am-1:30 pm Come join us for Read more…

Thank You Bobbee Pennington and the Mounce Library!

This month’s partner spotlight shines on the Clara B. Mounce Public Library, which has supported BIIN since 2013, when the library partnered with us to Read more…

Volunteer Spotlight: María José

Volunteer Spotlight: María José Rosales by Stacy Eisenstark In 2011, María José Rosales was a sophomore at Texas A&M University, pursuing degrees in biology and Spanish Read more…