New York State Youth Leadership Council


Allows undocumented youth who fit the requirements to obtain work authorization, defer removal proceedings and other benefits for a two-year period.
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NY DREAM Act is a bill that would
open TAP (Tuition Assistance Program)
in NY for all undocumented students.
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Created in 2010, Ask Angy is the first
undocumented youth advice column.
Submit your questions and doubts.
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Want to give something unique and support a good cause? Don't look any further and get all your shopping done at the NYSYLC Store! We have an array of merchandise you can purchase and give away as a gift or hint others what you may like for a special birthday, holiday, graduation present, or any. All proceeds go to support the work of the NYSYLC and efforts to raise awareness on undocumented youth.

Together, We Can Win in 2014!

The New York State Youth Leadership Council will continue to fight for social justice for all, regardless of immigration status, through grassroots organizing, leadership development, educational advancement, and a safe space for self-expression. More than ever, we are asking for your support. Donate now!


  • Breaking: ICE-Granted Deferred Action Renewal Process Announced

UPDATE: Our apologies for the confusion. This DACA renewal process is an alert for folks who got DACA through ICE, between June 15, 2012 and August 15, 2012. We continue to wait for updates for DACA issued by USCIS. Thanks, NYSYLC Team If you wish to renew your deferred action for another two year period, […]

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  • Hate Crimes Prevention Art Competition 2014

OCA-NY’s Hate Crimes Prevention Art Competition is a citywide, multicultural project that aims to spread an awareness of hate crimes prevention, promote a cross-cultural understanding and utilize art as an advocacy tool. Under the supervision and guidance of the project coordinators, interns will collaborate to design and oversee the Hate Crimes Prevention Art Competition. All […]

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  • 4 Things To Do While You Wait For USCIS To Process Your Deferred Action Application

Hello Angy, I apply for the differed action back on April and I haven’t heard back from them. I don’t know what to do anymore, it’s been over 6 months. Thank You Sent my application for Deferred Action in November 2012. Haven’t received a receipt for USCIS or anything and it has been a year […]

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Youth Leading Change Training!

Are you ready to get active and learn the tools to create change in your community?

Come to the NY Youth Leading Change Training hosted by the New York State Youth Leadership Council!

  • 339 Lafayette St. Manhattan, NY 10012 Suite #304
  • 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

  • 19-04-2014

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