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African Immigrant and Refugee Foundation (AIRF) facilitates the effective transition of African immigrants to American society and to support their productive, sustainable integration into their new homeland.

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) site on Immigrants' Rights indicates how the ACLU has been one of the nation's leading advocates for the rights of immigrants, refugees and non-citizens, challenging unconstitutional laws and practices, countering the myths upon which many of these laws are based.

The American Immigration Lawyers Association

The Board of Immigration Appeals is the United States' highest administrative body for interpreting and applying immigration laws.

The Center for Immigration Studies is the nation's only think tank devoted exclusively to research and policy analysis of the economic, social, demographic, fiscal and other impacts for immigration on the United States.

The Community Resource Bank is a place for communities to gather and to put the right information and tools in the hands of those who want to better understand the process of integration and assist immigrants on their way to achieve the American Dream. 

District Attorney of the County of New York Immigrant Affairs Program works on diverse issues related to scams and frauds perpetrated against immigrants, as well as construction industry safety and employment practices.  Attorneys involved in the program also engage in outreach to aid victims and witnesses who fear cooperating with law enforcement because of their immigration status.

Diversity Alliance for a Sustainable America is the only organization educating about the impact of immigration-fueled population growth that has both a Board of Directors and National Advisory Board that are controlled by very well credentialed minorities.

Energy of a Nation is the immigration resource center for The Advocates for Human Rights. The Advocates has received international recognition for a broad range of innovative programs to promote human rights and prevent the violation of those rights. It provides investigative fact finding, direct legal representation, collaboration for education and training, and a broad distribution of publications. 

The Federation for American Immigration Reform aims to "restore reasonable and moderate levels of immigration."

Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR) is a national network of foundations interested in issues affecting the growing newcomer populations in their communities across the US and in Canada.

The Hebrew Immigrant Aids Society (HIAS) provides their website project as an outreach information service especially for US refugees, asylees and asylum seekers, public interest parolees, naturalization applicants, immigrants, and the nationwide community of resettlement professionals who work with them.

The Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC) works with immigrants and citizens to make critical legal assistance and social services accessible to all, regardless of income, and to build a society that values diversity and respects the dignity and rights of all people.

The Immigrant Support Network (ISN) is an organization formed by and for immigrants involved in acquiring permanent residency in USA through employment.

Migration Policy Institute is an independent, nonpartisan, nonprofit think tank in Washington, DC dedicated to analysis of the movement of people worldwide. MPI provides analysis, development, and evaluation of migration and refugee policies at the local, national, and international levels. It aims to meet the rising demand for pragmatic and thoughtful responses to the challenges and opportunities that large-scale migration, whether voluntary or forced, presents to communities and institutions in an increasingly integrated world.

The purpose of the National Immigration Forum is to embrace and uphold America's tradition as a nation of immigrants. The Forum advocates and builds public support for public policies that welcome immigrants and refugees and that are fair and supportive to newcomers in our country.

National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights is a national organization composed of local coalitions and immigrant, refugee, community, religious, civil rights and labor organizations and activists. It serves as a forum to share information and analysis, to educate communities and the general public, and to develop and coordinate plans of action on important immigrant and refugee issues.

National Society of Hispanic MBAs is the premier Hispanic MBA professional business network for economic and philanthropic advancement. The mission is to foster Hispanic leadership through graduate management education and professional development in order to improve society.

Negative Population Growth, Inc. is an 18,000 member organization founded to educate the public about "the detrimental effects of over population on our environment and quality of life."

The New American Alliance is a membership organization for immigrant and native-born Americans. The NAA is committed to helping immigrants and their children pursue their dreams by improving access to opportunities, providing information, and creating a forum for a dialogue on national identity.

The New York City Bar Immigrant Women and Children Project recruits and trains volunteer attorneys to help immigrant victims of domestic violence seek freedom from their abusers and attain legal status in the United States. The Refugee Assistance Project recruits and trains volunteer attorneys to represent asylum seekers who have suffered torture and other forms of persecution in their home countries and who are seeking political asylum in the United States.

The New York Immigration Coalition is an umbrella policy and advocacy organization for more than 200 groups in New York State that work with immigrants and refugees.

Population-Environment Balance is a non-profit membership organization dedicated to maintaining the quality of life in the US through population stabilization.

Refugees International generates lifesaving humanitarian assistance and protection for displaced people around the world and works to end the conditions that create displacement.

The Tomas Rivera Policy Institute is interested in immigration and other Latino-related issues.

The Urban Institute, headquartered in Washington, D.C., has produced a number of publications on immigration especially for pro-immigration government officials and ethnic political organizations, such as the Organization of Chinese Americans.

US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) processes all immigrant and non-immigrant benefits, formerly a responsibility of the Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS).

US Border Patrol is an organization dedicated to ending illegal immigration by "securing the nation's borders and reforming our border and immigration policies."