Among the current efforts to improve prospects for the nation’s immigrants, I’m struck by the number of unusual alliances forming across sectors. Toward the common goals of expanding opportunities for immigrant families and strengthening our communities, we're seeing business people working closely with nonprofits, conservative faith leaders coordinating with student groups, labor groups connecting with law enforcement.
A terrific example of such a partnership may be found in the National Immigration Forum’s Bethlehem Project. The Bethlehem Project works with employers to coordinate citizenship assistance at the workplace. A recent article in the Los Angeles Business Journal provides insight into what they have been able to achieve in collaboration with employers in California and across the nation.Read more >>