New York City Councilmember Daniel Dromm, LIUNA Latino Caucus, and CUNY Citizenship NOW To Announce Citizenship Fair

Mar 23, 2011, 06:00 ET from LIUNA Latino Caucus

NEW YORK, March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the LIUNA Latino Caucus:


New York City Councilmember Daniel Dromm (D-Queens)

Edison Severino, Chairman, LIUNA Latino Caucus

Allan Wernick, Director, CUNY Citizenship NOW

Julissa Gutierrez, Northeast Director, National Association of Latino Elected Officials Education Fund (NALEO)  

New York City Partnership for Participation (NYCPP)


Steps of City Hall


Wednesday, March 23, 2011

12 Noon


The LIUNA Latino Caucus' launching of a nationwide campaign to encourage and assist Latinos and other immigrants to become U.S. citizens.  This first in a series of Citizenship Fairs will take place in Jackson Heights, one of NYC's most vibrant immigrant communities.

The LIUNA Latino Caucus, established in 2002, consists of LIUNA members, both Latino and non-Latino, who believe that Latino workers are a key component of the country's current and future workforce and civic society.

The Laborers International Union of North America (LIUNA), with over 500,000 members, is the most progressive, aggressive and fastest-growing union of construction workers in the nation.

SOURCE LIUNA Latino Caucus