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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 new students and help them achieve their goals. Sign ups are now available for our summer citizenship classes!  Estamos muy orgullosos de los estudiantes en las clases de ciudadanía y de todo lo que han logrado en estas semanas. Estamos emocionados en conocer a nuestros nuevos estudiantes y ayudarlos a Read more…

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Updates

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 were able to assist 25 families with drawing up power of attorney paperwork in case of an emergency. This service is at the heart of our mission, but can be costly. To help BIIN continue to support local families, donate here: https://brazos-immigration.networkforgood.com/projects/33287-brazos-interfaith-immigration-network We are so thankful to the lawyers as well Read more…

By Program Manager, ago
Updates

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 job and to be closer to my parents in Lufkin, TX. After completing my Peace Corps service in El Salvador in 2001, I have passionately dedicated my career to improving the quality of life of underserved communities in a variety of roles at Habitat for Humanity in Oregon and in Read more…

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Volunteer Spotlight

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 through their overarching support and partnership. This month, we want to specifically highlight Friends Congregational Church. They have recently received multiple grants to support efforts to establish a formal sanctuary network in Bryan/College Station, TX. The project will continue and formalize the work that has already begun to support immigrants in our community who 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…