Tuesday morning, 20 people from 17 different countries became American citizens during the first ever naturalization ceremony at the Old Stone House [http://theoldstonehouse.org/] in Washington Park. The proceedings were presided over by Magistrate Judge Steven Locke, the keynote speaker was U.S. Congresswoman Nydia Velasquez [http://velazquez.house.
Source: Shorefront YThe Shorefront YM-YWHA (3300 Coney Island Avenue) received a huge $250,000 grant from the United States Citizenship Immigration Services (USCIS) for the purpose of providing free citizenship legal application services and citizenship preparation for the next two years. Below is the press release put out by the
Below is a press release from Rep. Jerrold Nadler: > WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), the top Democrat on the Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, reintroduced the Senior Citizenship Act of 2011 in order to help elderly immigrants become citizens. For many older immigrants without extensive knowledge of