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Citizenship Day! FREE legal assistance for LPR’s who need to become U.S. citizens
Saturday, September 19, 2015.
Location: The Latin American Association, Atlanta, GA.
Please see the following link for details and for the sign up to request an appointment or to sign up as a volunteer.Read more ...
Join us! GALEO & American Jewish Committee’s ACCESS for another Charlar and Challah Series: Community Issues in Justice
Date: Thursday, August 27, 2015
Time: 7:00 PMRead more ...
Criminal Justice-The Newtown Florist Club has established the Criminal Justice Reform Project names Quintus Harrison as Project Director.
The projects primary focus areas are: keeping children out of prison; providing support to children of incarcerated parents; addressing the issue of mass incarceration of Black men; sentencing bias; probation and parole reform and improving law enforcement and community relations. Quintus is an excellent choice to provide leadership for this project, says Rev. Rose Johnson, NFC director. Quintus adds, “I’ve been there, I know what its like and we must do more to keep our brothers, sisters and children stay out of the system.” The project will begin its work by convening Community Conversations related to criminal justice every other month.Read more ...
12th Annual GALEO Power Breakfast!
Friday, May 8, 2015
8:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Keynote Speaker: AnMarie Martin, Georgia Peace Officer and Community Activist
Governor Nathan Deal will also be in attendance and address the GALEO supporters.
Additional remarks by Jaime Rangel, GALEO Institute for Leadership Alumni Class of 2014.Read more ...
GALEO Announces Essay Contest Winners and Invites You to Celebration At Capitol Cesar Chavez Day, 3/31 11am-12pm
Each year the GALEO Leadership Council holds an essay contest, and an award ceremony to increase awareness of the continual plight of farm workers and their contributions to America, while honoring civil rights legend Cesar Chavez.Read more ...
GALEO Day at the Capitol!
Join us for the GALEO Leadership Council Lobby Day at the Capitol on March 26th! INVITE YOUR FRIENDS!Read more ...
For the Love of Stories:Powerful Love stories from StoryCorps Atlanta
Tuesday, February 10, 2015Read more ...
Tamales for Justice & Holiday Social
This will be an event not to be missed. There will be holiday entertainment and lots of GALEO supporters.
A fundraiser specifically for the Latino Voter Defense Fund and the Gainesville & Dalton Voting Rights Act violations and potential litigation.Read more ...
Elson Lecture: Gary M. Segura, Latino America: How America’s Most Dynamic Population is Poised to Transform the Politics of the Nation
Atlanta History Center Lecture
Dec 2 2014 – 8:00pm
Sometime in April 2014, somewhere in a hospital in California, a Latino child tipped the demographic scales as Latinos displaced non-Hispanic whites as the largest racial/ethnic group in the state. So, one-hundred-sixty-six years after the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo brought the Mexican province of Alta California into the United States, Latinos once again became the largest population in the state. Surprised? Texas will make the same transition sometime before 2020.