22Sep 2017

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, September 22, 2017 — Nuestro socio, Second Federal Savings, tiene una cuenta especial donde puede enviar su donativo para ayudar a las victimas del terremoto en la ciudad de Mexico. Se envia por correo o puede visitar a una de las 3 sucursales de Second Federal Savings en Archer Heights, Cicero o La Villita. […]

22Sep 2017

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, September 22, 2017 — Our partner, Second Federal Savings, is securing deposits through a special account to help the victims affected by the earthquake in Mexico City. Donations are being taken by mail or in person at any of the three Second Federal Savings branch locations in Archer Heights, Cicero and La Villita. Archer […]

08Sep 2017

On September 5, 2017, the Trump administration rescinded the DACA program. DACA recipients whose DACA expires before March 5, 2018 have only until October 5, 2017 to submit their DACA renewal applications. There are approximately 9,500 DACA recipients in Illinois who need to renew their DACA before October 5, 2017. We CANNOT allow lack of […]

05Sep 2017

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, September 5, 2017 — We are extremely upset and heartbroken by POTUS action to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program in six months.  DACA should not only be protected, it should be made permanent by Congress. Several bi-Partisan bills (DREAM, HOPE or RAC Acts) have already been introduced to protect “Dreamers” (the recipients of DACA).  These nearly […]

28Aug 2017

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, August 28, 2017 — After months of hearing from the community, businesses, faith and law enforcement, Governor Bruce Rauner today signed the SB 31 or Trust Act. This landmark achievement was passed with bi-partisan support in both chambers in Springfield. The Trust ACT had strong support from immigrant and nonimmigrant organizations, Law Enforcement officials, Business […]

16Aug 2017

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, August 16, 2017 — We are deeply saddened by the display of bigotry, hate and intolerance by white supremacists in Charlottesville, VA this past weekend. This type of demonstration is in complete opposition to traditional American ideals of unity, diversity, and inclusion. Where we should seek to find common ground and mutual understanding, this creates […]

28Jul 2017

New City of Chicago initiative has empowered more than 11,000 and provided legal help to more than 2,000 immigrants Chicago’s Legal Protection Fund, a city initiative that supports ten organizations including The Resurrection Project (TRP) and Heartland Alliance’s National Immigrant Justice Center (NIJC) to expand access to protect immigrants in Chicago, celebrated its six-month anniversary […]

28Jul 2017

In a landmark achievement in July 2017, TRP Lending, LLC, was awarded certification as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI). A CDFI is a mission-driven financial institution, certified by the US Department of Treasury, which is dedicated to providing financial services to underserved communities. We are proud to be part of this national network dedicated […]