CNY Solidarity Coalition

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Catholic Charities of Onondaga County Resettlement Program
About

Resettlement services and support for those forced to leave their countries due to unsafe conditions. The program provides assistance with applying for jobs and registering for English language classes, locating translators, finding housing, and securing medical care. Special academic programs prepare refugee children to attend school.

Other Website
Phone Number
(315) 474-7428
Address
527 N. Salina St.
13208
Center for New Americans (InterFaith Works)
About

InterFaith Works’ Center for New Americans provides resettlement and post-resettlement services to help refugee families reestablish their lives and overcome the barriers to successful integration in their new communities. The program typically resettles 500-600 new refugees each year, and annually serves an additional 1,200 families who have been in the U.S. for less than five years.

Phone Number
(315) 474-1261
Phone Number
(315) 449-3552
Fax
(315) 449-3103
Address
503 Prospect Ave
13208
City
Syracuse
InterFaith Works
Organization
About

InterFaith Works builds bridges of understanding to affirm the dignity of all people in Central New York. Working with the different faith communities and the diversity of the region’s people, we address deeply embedded social divisions.

Other Website
Phone Number
(315) 449-3552
Fax
(315) 449-3103
Address
3049 E Genesee St
13224
City
Syracuse
Founded
1976
New American Women’s Empowerment
About

Empowers refugee and immigrant women economically, financially, and socially.

Address
804 North Salina St
13208
City
Syracuse
Founded
2017
North Side Learning Center
About

The North Side Learning Center (NSLC) was founded in 2009 and exists to aid in adult and youth literacy development, and to be instrumental in teaching self-sufficiency and self-actualization to newcomers in our community. Students come from dozens of countries around the world. Beyond the core of teaching English to adults and providing academic support to their children, additional programs are offered as resources allow.

Phone Number
(315) 378-4825
Address
501 Park Street
13203
City
Syracuse
Founded
2009
NYCLU, Central New York Chapter
About

We are a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, working to protect the civil rights and liberties of residents in 7 Central NY counties since 1963. The New York Civil Liberties Union, the New York affiliate of the American Civil Liberties Union, promotes and defends the fundamental principles and values embodied in the Bill of Rights, U.S. Constitution and New York State Constitution, including freedom of speech and religion, and the right to privacy, equality, and due process of law. We carry out our mission through public education, advocacy and litigation.

Phone Number
(315) 471-2821
Fax
(315) 471-1077
Address
731 James St., Suite 205
13203
City
Syracuse
Founded
1963
Refugee and Immigrant Self-Empowerment (RISE)
About

Formerly known as the Somali Bantu Community Association (SBCA), RISE was founded by Somali Bantu refugees in 2004 to ease the transition of other members of the resettled Somali Bantu community living in Onondaga County. RISE was established at the beginning of 2016. RISE's mission is to advocate and promote self-sufficiency through employment, education, social support and economic independence for members of the refugee and immigrant communities in Onondaga County.

Phone Number
(315) 214-4480
Fax
(315) 422-8080
Address
302 Burt St
13202
City
Syracuse
Founded
2004
Refugee Resettlement Services
About

Offers resettlement services and support for those forced to leave their countries due to unsafe conditions. Provides assistance with applying for jobs and registering for English language classes, locating translators, finding housing, and securing medical care.

 

Phone Number
(315) 474-7428
Address
527 North Salina St
13208
City
Syracuse
Somali Bantu Community Association of Onondaga County Inc.
About

**Update: Now Syracuse RISE

Established to promote Bantu cultural programs intended to inform about Bantu life in the United States and to promote programs directed to assisting and aiding the Bantu community in and around Onondaga County, New York in attaining the necessary skills, language competency and resources to overcome poverty and become functioning members of Society.

Phone Number
(315) 214-4480
Address
302 Burt St
13202
City
Syracuse
Founded
2004
Syracuse Peace Council
About

Oldest local, autonomous, grassroots peace and social justice organization in the United States. SPC educates, agitates and organizes for a world where war, violence, and exploitation in any form will no longer exist. Anchor organization of CNY Solidarity Coalition.

Phone Number
(315) 472-5478
Address
2013 E. Genesee St
13210
City
Syracuse
Founded
1936
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