Author Archives: Ferchil Ramos

Judge Grants Preliminary Injunction in MPP Suit, Rules Asylum Seekers Forced Into MPP Must Have Access to Lawyers for ‘Fear of Return to Mexico’ Interviews

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jan. 15, 2020 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes ACLUF of San Diego & Imperial Counties 619-501-3408 esifuentes@aclusandiego.org SAN DIEGO – U.S. District Court Judge Dana Sabraw on Tuesday granted the ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties’ (ACLUF-SDIC)…

Job Announcement: Major Gifts Officer

The ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties (ACLUF-SDIC) seeks a dynamic Major Gifts Officer. The Major Gifts Officer will be responsible for managing a mid-level major donor portfolio with a focus on identifying donors and prospects with the…

An Open Letter to California Officials: Housing First

By Eve Garrow After she became homeless, Callie Rutter entered “Bridges at Kraemer Place,” an emergency shelter that promises to “connect participants to housing as quickly as possible.” For her, however, the shelter has been a bridge to nowhere. The…

The ACLU, the SDSU Center for Community Research and Engagement to Release a Report Highlighting Asylum Seeking Families’ Struggle to Find Refuge in the U.S.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dec. 09, 2019 CONTACT: Ed Sifuentes, ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties, 619-501-3408, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org Lainie Fraser, San Diego State University, 619-594-1031, lfraser@sdsu.edu SAN DIEGO – Tomorrow, the ACLU Foundation of San Diego and Imperial Counties (ACLUF-SDIC) and…

Job Announcement: Organizer

The ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties (ACLUF-SDIC) seeks a dynamic Community Organizer. The Organizer will be responsible for creating a network of civil rights and civil liberty community advocates to advance the ACLU’s vision and values in…