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Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights celebrates 26 years

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 | Permalink

The Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights or ICIRR celebrated 26 years of working with the community with a fundraiser. In attendance were Lawrence Benito – executive director of ICIRR, Al Riley – Illinois State Representative, Katy Salgado – Mujeres Latinas en Accion, Leticia Barrera – Logan Square Neighborhood Association, let’s dabble and so many others.

ICIRR, in their own words,

“…is dedicated to promoting the rights of immigrants and refugees to full and equal participation in the civic, cultural, social, and political life of our diverse society.”

As 2012 comes to a close, we wish them all the best for 2013. To learn more and get a taste of this years fundraiser check out a fantastic use of web video.