MIRA USA Informs! Free Meal Distribution in Elizabeth, NJ

Due to the current situation that we’re living, the city of Elizabeth, New ersey is offering distribution of free meals. Along with the World Central Kitchen and other nonprofit agencies, a thousand free meals will be distributed to Elizabeth residents who are in need. Important details to keep in mind are of the following: No […]

Shelter Fundamentals Class -Elizabeth,NJ

Elizabeth, NJ – On Saturday, November 9, the immigrant community in Elizabeth, New Jersey participated in the “Shelter Fundamentals Class” held at Peterstown Community Center.  In this training, 38 of our volunteers had the opportunity to acquire knowledge about the procedures to establish, execute, and close a shelter in the case of a disaster. With […]

How to Apply and Obtain your Pension in Colombia

Elizabeth, NJ -On Saturday, December 1, 2018, MIRA USA held a workshop in Elizabeth, NJ to teach the residents how to apply and obtain your pension in Colombia. The participants learned about old-age pensions, pension disability benefits, private funds and Colpensiones (a state financial institution that handles pension funds).The workshop was given by attorney Luz […]

Informing the Hispanic Community on Immigration Topics in Elizabeth, NJ.

Elizabeth, NJ – On October 13, 2018, MIRA USA held an immigration workshop in Elizabeth, NJ. Its main purpose was to educate and provide the Hispanic community with up-to-date information relating to immigration. The workshop was held at the Peterstown Community Center and we were pleased to be accompanied by attorney Oscar Barbosa from Diaspora […]

Lose the Fear of Taking the Citizenship Test Workshop Held in Elizabeth, NJ

On Saturday, August 4th, MIRA USA held a free workshop “Lose the fear of taking the citizenship test” in Elizabeth, NJ. There were 20 attendees present that morning along with 9 MIRA USA volunteers. The instructors, Stella Segura and Jacqueline Arango, opened the event with a presentation in which the individuals were explained the eligibility […]

Losing the Fear of Taking the Citizenship Examination with MIRA USA in Elizabeth- NJ

      Elizabeth, NJ – On October 14, 2017 MIRA USA offered the workshop Losing the Fear of taking the Citizenship Examination in Elizabeth, NJ. The workshop was held at the Peterstown Community Center and its purpose was to help participants become familiar with the naturalization process; including the requirements of eligibility, the citizenship process, the […]

MIRA USA held a workshop on how to apply to college.

Elizabeth, NJ – A group of MIRAISTAS met in the morning on Saturday, April 22nd at the Peterstown Community Center with the goal of helping high school students and the community who want to attend or apply to college.  Click here to see pictures of the event. The workshop featured a presentation by a group […]