Ceiba joined Concilio, Juntos and NCLR in advocating to protect tax credits for working families currently scheduled to expire at the end of 2017. The event was covered by the Al Día newspaper and the article about the event can be found online on the Al Día website.
Ceiba's June 15 financial workshop for immigrants was announced by the Al Día newspaper in an article in the June 14-20 edition. The workshop, in Spanish, will cover mortgages for ITIN holders, efforts to allow unauthorized immigrants to obtain driver's licenses, and the latest information about immigration policies. Join Ceiba on June 15 at 6pm at 147 W. Susquehanna Ave.
The government announced a special time period to enroll in health insurance while filing taxes and Ceiba responded by offering additional days where clients can take advantage of free of two-in-one services. The Philadelphia Inquirer and KYW News Radio highlighted Ceiba's efforts.
Will Gonzalez, Executive Director, and Diego Tapia, Program Director, give commentary on the credit and debt in this Al Día newspaper article. Full text (in Spanish) available here. (January 11-17, 2015 edition.)
More than 150 people came to the Norris Square Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, October 28, 2014, to participate in a free legal Expungement Clinic to clear their criminal records. The event was organized by Ceiba and the Hispanic Bar Association of PA (HBAPA) with the support from the Philadelphia Lawyers for Social Equity (PLSE). Univision covered the event and the news clip (in Spanish) is available here.