Emergency Advanced Parole Clinic
Dec
4
10:30 am10:30

Emergency Advanced Parole Clinic

  • 601 Lexington Avenue New York, NY, 10022 United States

This event is to assist DACA recipients travel for emergency humanitarian and employment reasons, with the goal of preserving eligibility for permanent forms of relief now or in the future.


Youth Rise Up Training!
Dec
3
9:30 am09:30

Youth Rise Up Training!

  • St Francis Church

Now more than ever, immigrant youth need a space to connect with each other, share stories, find resources, heal, and build collective power. Educators need an opportunity to meaningfully support their students and to connect with each other and share questions and best practices. Join the New York State Youth Leadership Council and Teach Dream for this one day training.

Circle of Feels
Nov
15
6:30 pm18:30

Circle of Feels

  • ThoughtWorks

A SPACE FOR CURRENT AND FORMER UNDOCUMENTED PEOPLE AND MIXED STATUS FAMILIES TO COME TOGETHER IN COMMUNITY AND LOVE.

Election Results Party
Nov
8
6:00 pm18:00

Election Results Party

  • NYSYLC

We're hosting an election night party. We will have food and drinks, so invite your friends and family for a good time! Open Bar: $25

Scholarship Application Open!
Oct
10
Nov 4

Scholarship Application Open!

We are accepting applications for our Awards Program. Open to students residing in NY and attending, or planning to attend, a NY college. 

Back to School: September Meeting
Sep
13
6:30 pm18:30

Back to School: September Meeting

  • 168 Canal Street New York, NY, 10013 United States

Ask questions about school, learn how to navigate the college process, meet other students, and plug yourself in to our work to fight for immigrant rights.

September Vibing Hours
Sep
1
Sep 29

September Vibing Hours

  • 168 Canal Street New York, NY, 10013 United States

These are our open office hours for September. Come visit our space, charge your phone, vent about school and the elections, and more! 

 New Office Warming Party & Ask Us Anything!
Aug
10
6:30 pm18:30

New Office Warming Party & Ask Us Anything!

  • 168 Canal Street New York, NY, 10013 United States

Come visit our new space, enjoy light refreshments, learn about our upcoming events and how to get involved and ask us anything about school, scholarships, traveling, DACA, the elections, love! 
 

Brooklyn Museum, Target First Saturdays
Jun
4
5:00 pm17:00

Brooklyn Museum, Target First Saturdays

  • Brooklyn Museum

The YLC and Mobile Print Power will be engaging the public on ideas around displacement and the power of collective action, while printing designs based on the theme Rooted in Liberation. We hope to see you there!

Immigrant Youth Empowerment Conference (IYECon) 2016
Apr
23
9:00 am09:00

Immigrant Youth Empowerment Conference (IYECon) 2016

  • CUNY School of Law

IYECon is back again! Our theme this year is "Rooted in Liberation." This theme connects us to our migration history, the policies that forced many of us to come here or made it harder to seek a path to citizen, but also the we hope to continue building towards our joint liberation.

The National AAPI DACA Video Tour
Apr
15
6:00 pm18:00

The National AAPI DACA Video Tour

Join us to watch these documentaries and hear from Ju Hong, the undocumented immigrant who interrupted President Obama in 2013 and is the subject of the film, Halmoni (Grandmother).
 

NYSYLC Scholarship Application Deadline
Feb
14
Mar 31

NYSYLC Scholarship Application Deadline

2016 marks the 7th year the NYSYLC Awards Program will provide monetary support to youth, regardless of their immigration status, who aspire to continue their higher education, being active in the immigrant rights movement and wish to continue their commitment in the coming years. 

Fall Community Potluck!
Nov
13
6:30 pm18:30

Fall Community Potluck!

Calling all YLC family and friends! Join us for a Fall community potluck at our office. Bring yourself, a friend and your favorite food to share in community! We will have a time to connect with old and new members, share ideas and have fun!

Soccer Cup Fundraiser
Oct
3
1:00 pm13:00

Soccer Cup Fundraiser

  • Soccer Field 8

Let’s kick off the school semester by playing soccer for a good cause! On this day 8 teams will come together for a friendly soccer match, and at the same time to help fundraise for scholarships for undocumented students!

Youth Empowerment Program
Aug
17
Aug 29

Youth Empowerment Program

Are you an immigrant youth ready get active in your communities? Do you want to learn more about how to change issues that affect you and your community? Then register for NYSYLC's Youth Empowerment Program! This program, better know as YEP, aims to develop the political analysis of migrant youth regardless of their immigration status, and provide them with the tools necessary to organize and become agents of change in our communities.
 

Aug
3
Aug 26

Words On Your Mind: OpenMic Series

  • Ya-ya Network

RAISE and the NYSYLC are hosting "Words On Your Mind: OpenMic Series" - an event where we will gather to share poems, stories, musical performances, etc. in a space that is designed to be open, welcoming and caring.

Jun
16
6:00 pm18:00

La Caravana de Los Mutilados Comes to NY

La Caravana de Los Mutilados (The Caravan of the Mutilated) a tour led by migrants who rode La Bestia (the beast), a freight train in Latin America that helps many migrants get north, is coming to NYC from June 14-17. 

May
9
8:00 am08:00

Immigrant Youth Empowerment Conference (IYECon) 2015

IYECon is back! The annual Immigrant Youth Empowerment Conference(IYECon) is an all day conference which aims to empower all youths and their families, regardless of their immigration status, by providing access to concrete resources and tools to organize within their communities. 

Jan
24
6:00 pm18:00

NYCORE Inquiry to Action Groups (ItAGs) 1/24

This year they are once again offering an opportunity for teachers to build community and develop as activists. Educators will participate in Inquiry to Action Groups (ItAGs) linking social justice issues with classroom practice.

Jan
11
5:30 pm17:30

Open Meeting and FREE Workshop 1/11

Come to our first OPEN MEETING of the year! Along with The DOOR, we will be holding a workshop on Deferred Action. We will also discuss the NY DREAM Act and upcoming projects.

Sep
25
6:30 pm18:30

New School Dream Team: Movie Screening 9/25

We will be screening the movie “The Dream is Now” followed with a discussion that will serve with the purpose of deconstructing notions and narratives found within the immigrant right’s movement.