League of Women Voters of Portland Immigration Panel Discussion
Location: Multnomah County Board Room 501 SE Hawthorne Blvd.
Civic Education Program Presented by the League of Women Voters of Portland. Panelists include Polo Catalani, City of Portland's New Portlander Programs, Leland Baxter-Neal, ACLU of Oregon, and Chanpone Sinlapasai, Immigration attorney with Marandas & Sinlapasai Immigration Law Office. The audience will be invited to reflect upon their own immigrant roots and stories, and panelists will give an overview of the challenges facing today's immigrants. The discussion will include information about the scope and scale of immigration in Oregon, economic impacts of immigration, and stories of community members who have made the transition from new immigrant to citizen.
Free and open to the public, these events are funded in part by the Multnomah Bar Foundation.
Multnomah County Board Room
501 SE Hawthorne Blvd.
Archived video of the forums and additional resources may be found at www.lwvpdx.org.