Center for Immigrant Progress
Shut out of DACA protections, immigrant youth in Chicago area face uncertain future
We are proud to continue building leaders in our communities. Giselle Rodriguez, co-founder of CIP, has been working on the ground to ensure all eligible voters and registered and cast the vote this election!
“The community keeps being targeted, and they (ICE) have absolutely no shame in what they do,” said Rodriguez, after speaking at an immigration rally in the Loop earlier this month. “
“I specifically am very passionate about making higher education accessible to undocumented students,” Rodriguez said. “Because a lot of seniors who are graduating cannot apply to DACA because they are not accepting new applications.”
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