Press Release


(ADAC Thanks MCCCD Board Members)

For Immediate Release September 24, 2013 Media Contact Bibiana Vazquez vazquezbibiana04@gmail.com (602) 505 7258 The Arizona Dream Act Coalition Thanks Maricopa County Community College Board for Standing with DREAMers Phoenix, AZ.  Today, The Arizona Dream Act Coalition will attend the Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) Board Meeting to thank board members for allowing DREAMers to continue their college education. Recently, MCCCD received negative backlash for granting Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients ...

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Empty Victory

On Thursday night many elected officials and advocates had big smiles on their faces claiming victory. Their victory made me think about our different realities. The same day I was sitting next to Jose Patiño inside the Puente’s office and looking around a room filled with people who are directly affected by what the President would announce. I felt my heart heavy and confused. Tears of anger and disappointment came to my faces as I heard the President speak. I couldn't help but to think about my dad, my aunt, Patiño’s parents, Ma Elena, Lupita, Ma Cruz and all those ...

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Breaking: President Barack Obama did what’s right; however, we urge him to continue working towards a broadercomprehensive solution

Breaking! Today we are glad that President Barack Obama did what's right by using his executive power. We are happy some members of our community will benefit from this program; however, we urge him to continue working towards a broader, inclusive and comprehensive solution to our broken immigration system. Some of the key points from the announcement include:  1. 4.4 Million Parents of U.S Citizens and Green Card Holders 2. DACA is now valid for 3 years View More of the points here >  Join us on Saturday at 10 AM at the ADAC Office (1122 E Buckeye ...

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DACA EXTENDED AND DAPA ARE HERE TO STAY DESPITE COURT CHALLENGE

Phoenix, Arizona- In reaction to today’s Court decision in Texas v. U.S to enjoin President Obama's executive action on immigration, The Arizona Dream Act Coalition (ADAC), issued the following statement: This decision made by an extremely conservative judge comes at no surprise: the injunction is clearly based more on politics than law, and is now part of an aggressive effort by the GOP, including our former Arizona Governor, to scare Dreamers and parents from applying. “We will not let this temporary obstacle stop us from holding forums, encouraging people to ...

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History Was Made Yesterday!

  History has been made! For the first time, an organization lead by immigrant youth, the Arizona Dream Act Coalition, and DACAmented individual plaintiffs, sued and defeated an Arizonian Governor. This historical win would not have been possible without our tireless efforts ,including the attorneys and our community who stood by us. Please continue to support us to bring justice to our communities? Donate: $5 Donate: $10 Donate: $25 Or another amount. Sincerely, The Arizona Dream Act Coalition Photo Credit: Lamp Left Media Copyright © 2014 ADAC, All ...

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Arizona Dreamers against discriminatory “NON CITIZEN” license marking

Contact: Korina Iribe (480) 276-8594 iribekorina.ik@gmail.com Reyna Montoya 480-430-9025 remontoy90@gmail.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 2nd 2015 STATEMENT Arizona Dreamers against discriminatory “NON CITIZEN”  license marking PHOENIX AZ - The Arizona DREAM Act Coalition believes in the rights and just treatment of all Arizonans that is why we fought and continue to fight against policies and legislation that oppresses, discriminates  and in all reality  attempts to dehumanize our immigrant community. On December 22nd of 2014 ...

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Arizona DREAM Act Coalition Members Head to DMV to Finally Obtain their Driver’s License

Contact: Korina Iribe 480-276-85-94 iribekorina.ik@gmailcom ADVISORY Arizona DREAM Act Coalition Members Head to DMV to Finally Obtain their Driver's License WHEN: Monday Dec 22nd 8:30 am WHERE: DMV 4005 North 51st Ave. Phoenix, AZ 85031 WHAT: It has been a long battle but we have prevailed. Join the Arizona Dream Act coalition members and Deferred Action (DACA) recipients, as we finally walk through the DMV doors and obtain our Arizona ID's and driver licenses. Judge Campbell from the District Court directed the Department of Motor ...

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DREAMers WILL drive in Arizona The Supreme Court Has Spoken

Contact: Korina Iribe 480-276-85-94 iribekorina.ik@gmailcom ADVISORY DREAMers WILL drive in Arizona The Supreme Court Has Spoken WHEN: December 17th at 4:30 pm WHERE: Arizona State Capitol front lawn  WHAT: In July the 9th circuit court of appeals ruled that Governor Brewer’s executive order banning DACA recipients from obtaining state ID’s and Drivers licenses was unconstitutional and a discriminatory policy. They sided with Arizona DREAMers and requested a preliminary injunction to grant them licenses. In an attempt to stall the process the Governor ...

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Injunction to grant driver licenses to Arizona DREAMers coming soon

Contact: Korina Iribe 480-276-85-94 iribekorina.ik@gmail.com Injunction to grant driver's licenses to Arizona DREAMers coming soon 9th Circuit Court of Appeals denies Gov. Brewer’s petition to rehear case. WHEN: November 24th 2014 at 5pm WHERE:1122 E Buckeye Rd at Arizona DREAM Act Coalition headquarters WHAT: In July the 9th circuit court of appeals ruled that Governor Brewer’s executive order banning DACA recipients from obtaining state ID’s and Drivers licenses was unconstitutional and a discriminatory policy. The courts sided with Arizona DREAMers and ...

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Congratulations Governor Doug Ducey We Urge you to see the value of AZ DREAMers

Korina Iribe (480) 276-8594 iribekorina.Ik@gmail.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 4th, 2014 Congratulations Governor Doug Ducey: "It is Time to Turn the Page and Recognize the Value of Arizona Dreamers and our Families"  PHOENIX AZ - Today former state Treasurer Doug Ducey has been elected as Arizona’s new Governor. Through out his campaign Governor Ducey focused on spreading his plans of economic development. When asked about almost any issue Governor Ducey always reverted back to his “economy”  and “freedom and equal opportunity” talking ...

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