Join our May Monthly Meeting on May 25

Join us for our *special* May Monthly Meeting on May 25 from 6-8pm virtually on Zoom, as we launch our vision for the future of immigrant and refugee rights movement in WA. At this monthly meeting, we will: Launch our vision of our immigrant rights movement in Washington State for 2022 and beyond Share stories about our past wins, to identify …

Join Us: OneAmerica’s Movement Family Reunion on June 9

Our virtual program will stream live on June 9th at 6pm at weareoneamerica.org/celebration! Join the OneAmerica Movement Family Reunion on June 9th as we reflect on the past, make new memories and look to the future! Join us virtually for our annual celebration! We will reunite to celebrate and to launch our powerbuilding work into its third decade. OneAmerica is …

2022 Legislative Session Wrap-Up: Immigrants win Language Access Supports and Refugee Resettlement Funding

For the past 20 years, immigrant leaders and supporters like you have built OneAmerica to own and tell our own narratives, grow a larger immigrant political voice, organize for more immigrants in our democracy and advocate for lasting change and power for our communities.  This year was no different. With your help and our immigrant leaders, we advocated this legislative session …

OneAmerica’s 2022 Legislative Agenda

UPDATES AS OF 2/16/2022: Click below to read the latest legislative update for a status of our bills! For the past 20 years, immigrant leaders have built OneAmerica to own and tell our own narratives, grow a larger immigrant political voice, to organize for more immigrants in our democracy and advocate for lasting change and power for our communities. 2022 …

Public Charge: New Updates and Take Action before Oct 20

In this blog post written by OneAmerica Leader Neha Gupta, read about what Public Charge is and how you can take action today. WHAT IS PUBLIC CHARGE? “Public Charge” is a term that’s become commonplace in conversations about immigration over the past 100 years, but the idea is often misinterpreted. It refers to individuals who might look to the government …

What Do 20 Years of Immigrant Power Look Like?

20 years feels like a long time. So much has happened since 2001: both extraordinary wins and tragic losses.  On September 30th, we turned towards the good. We turned towards the successes. We turned toward our own community power.  Missed the event? Never fear! You can watch the event on YouTube. We celebrated our wins: the Washington DREAM Act to expand college access to …

Celebrating Abdullahi Jama – A Legacy for Justice

The OneAmerica Family was devastated to hear of the recent loss of Abdullahi Jama. Abdullahi was one of the founders of OneAmerica (then Hate Free Zone) and was a pillar of strength, integrity and justice for the organization and community at large. In life, Abdullahi was wise and thoughtful, optimistic and generous, passionate and humble. He was also brilliant. Through …