Last updated on: 3/3/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (ICIRR) Biography

Position:
Not Clearly Pro or Con to the question "Should the Government Allow Immigrants Who Are Here Illegally to Become US Citizens?"
Reasoning:

“In partnership with our member organizations, the Coalition educates and organizes immigrant and refugee communities to assert their rights; promotes citizenship and civic participation; monitors, analyzes, and advocates on immigrant-related issues; and, informs the general public about the contributions of immigrants and refugees.”

Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights, “About ICIRR,” icirr.org (accessed May 18, 2016)

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
  Organizations/VIPs/Others
Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Description:

“In partnership with our member organizations, the Coalition educates and organizes immigrant and refugee communities to assert their rights; promotes citizenship and civic participation; monitors, analyzes, and advocates on immigrant-related issues; and, informs the general public about the contributions of immigrants and refugees.”

“Our Mission,” www.icirr.org, accessed June 4, 2008

Mission:

“ICIRR is dedicated to promote the rights of immigrants and refugees to full and equal participation in the civic, cultural, social, and political life of our diverse society.”

“Our Mission,” www.icirr.org, accessed June 4, 2008

Other:
Non-profit organization