G2K NY Community Immigration Forum, September 8, 2012, Brooklyn

G2K NY is please to invite the community to its first town hall immigration forum. The forum will be held on September 8th, 6pm to 8pm, at United Holy Church, 1762 Nostrand Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11226. The expert panel will discuss the complexities and frequent changes to U.S. Immigration law. Refreshments will be served

The main topic of discussion will be the Obama Administration executive order, announcing that it has granted deferred action with a two-year increment (relief from deportation), for certain young people who were brought to the U.S. as young children, who meet certain criteria.

Person will be eligible for deferred action if they can demonstrate that they:

*Came to the U.S. before the age of sixteen *Were in the U.S. on June 15, 2012 and have continuously resided in the U.S. for at least 5 years *Are currently in school, graduated from high school, college, obtained a general education development certificate, or were honorably discharged from the Coast Guard or Armed forces *Have not been convicted of certain crimes
* Are not above the age of 30.

OTHER TOPICS OF DISCUSSION
Green Card/Removal of Conditional Residence
Deportation & Removal
Consideration for Naturalization
Political Asylum
Debunking the misconception most Jamaicans and the Caribbean community have about immigration matters
Petitioning for a relative
Adjustment of Status
Fiancé Visas

G2K NY, Inc
Email: [email protected] website: www.g2kny.com
Generation 2000 (G2K) NY, 2760 Holland Ave, Suite 4A, Bronx, NY 10467,
Tel: 718-496-2263

Generation 2000 (G2K) NY, Inc is the New York chapter of Generation 2000, which is based in Jamaica. It is a not-for-profit organization comprise of Jamaicans who are committed to contribution to social, political and economic development of Jamaica.