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HIAS used to help refugees because they were Jewish, today we help refugees because we are Jewish. Learn more about HIAS, and what Judaism has to say about welcoming strangers, refugees and displaced people.

Upcoming Events

Mar 7, 2024

Mandamus 101

Mar 7, 2024

Join HIAS Pro Bono & Partnerships and our special guest speaker, Simon Sandoval-Moshenberg, partner and head of litigation at Murray Osorio PLLC, for Mandamus 101.

Mar 13, 2024

Legal Coffee Talk: Meet the Social Services Team

Mar 13, 2024

Join the Pro Bono & Partnerships Team for a Coffee Talk to meet the HIAS Social Services team and learn more about the non-legal support they provide.

Mar 18, 2024

Know Your Rights for Ukrainians

Mar 18, 2024

Join the HIAS Pro Bono & Partnerships Team on for Ukraine: Know Your Rights Session which will be held simultaneously in English, Ukrainian, and Russian. During this session, we will present a brief overview of potential U.S. immigration options for Ukrainian parolees, including Temporary Protected Status. This session is open to the community, including resettlement agency staff, case managers, and interested Ukrainians. We plan to leave some time for Q&A at the end, but please remember that we cannot answer case-specific questions during this training. Please register in advance.

Mar 21, 2024

Legal Coffee Talk: New USCIS Filing Fees

Mar 21, 2024

Join the HIAS Pro Bono and Partnerships Team for a Legal Coffee Talk to review some of the major changes to the USCIS filing fee structure, and how HIAS clients will be impacted.

May 14, 2024

General Events

JPAC Capitol Summit 

May 14, 2024

JPAC Capitol Summit  HIAS and our four California resettlement partners (JFCS-East Bay, JFS Silicon Valley, JFCS-Long Beach/OC, and JFS San Diego) are active members of the Jewish Public Affairs Committee of California (JPAC), which is the country’s oldest and largest statewide coalition of Jewish social service and public affairs agencies.

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