Our Mission:

Real change.

Every day, millions of people feel the crushing impact that America’s broken immigration system has on immigrant families. FIRM is deeply committed to winning long-term social change for all immigrants in America.

 
 
 
 
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Who is FIRM?

We're a national coalition of grassroots organizations coordinated by the Center for Community Change fighting for immigrant rights at the local, state and federal levels.

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Our Impact

FIRM member organizations are driving powerful change and working to build an America that values and respects the dignity of every person, regardless of the color of their skin or the place of their birth.

 

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grassroots organizations

FIRM is led by its member organizations and brings together leaders from across lines of race, issues, and geography.

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states where firm works

Changing the law is only one piece of our mission. FIRM is dedicated to building grassroots power and leadership.

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Years Serving communities

FIRM members are deeply committed to long-term social change. and have deep roots in their local communities.

 
 

Our Movement

We're a cross-generational cohort made up of movement veterans and emerging leaders, fighting for and alongside America's immigrant communities.

Learn more about FIRM's work across the country, in the digital space, and near you.

 

Unity Campaign

The pain and ugliness of our present politics serve as a stark reminder that America is on a journey with many possible destinations. We can and must do better, together. 
 

Keeping families together

Keeping Families Together highlights the stories of immigrant families who struggle with the heartbreaking effects of our country’s broken immigration system.

#Humansofdaca

Meet young recipients of DACA, so-called Dreamers, and learn about their daily lives as they share intimate details about what it's like to walk in their shoes.
 

Change takes Courage

By 2010, deportations reached record levels: families separated, young people robbed of their future and public safety threatened by a system that is broken.

 
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Get Involved

FIRM organizations are working to channel the passion for social justice and fairness into positive change for our immigrant communities, and we want you to join us!

 

Find A FIRM Organization

Explore our membership list to find your closest FIRM organization and find ways to get involved in your community.

Connect with the Network

Keep up with the nationwide efforts of  FIRM members on our social media channels.

get resources

Browse our resources section for information on specific campaigns and helpful tools.