Upcoming Events

Feb 2, 2023

Welcome to Congress: Take Action for Refugees and Asylum Seekers

Feb 2, 2023

Join leaders from across the country to learn about and participate in our Welcome to Congress campaign.

Feb 3, 2023

Refugee Shabbat Friday Night Service Live Stream

Feb 3, 2023

Join the HIAS community for a live-streamed Kabbalat Shabbat service featuring Mark Hetfield, HIAS CEO, as the guest speaker.

Feb 5, 2023

Climate Change and Forced Displacement

Feb 5, 2023

This Refugee Shabbat, join HIAS for a discussion among experts in policy, emergency response, and program implementation to learn how climate change affects every level of our work. 

Feb 10, 2023

HIAS Book and Film Club: February 2023

Feb 10, 2023

Join us for a facilitated session of the HIAS Book and Film Club on Friday, February 10, 2023 from 12:00 - 1:00 pm ET to discuss the PBS series The U.S. and the Holocaust that examines America’s response to one of the greatest humanitarian crises of the twentieth century.

Feb 16, 2023

TPS 101 and Updates (Ethiopia)

Feb 16, 2023

President Biden recently designated Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Ethiopians, recognizing the conflict-related violence and humanitarian crisis involving severe food shortages, flooding, drought, and displacement, which prevent Ethiopian nationals, and those of no nationality who last habitually resided in Ethiopia, from returning home safely. Individuals eligible for TPS under this designation must have continuously resided in the United States since October 20, 2022.

Feb 21, 2023

Legal Coffee Talk: Immigration in the Biden Era

Feb 21, 2023

From large-scale parole for Afghans, Ukrainians and others, to the continuation of controversial border policies like Migrant Protection Protocol ("MPP") and Title 42, the Biden Administration has spent the past two years utilizing its significant executive power to vastly impact the immigration legal landscape.