On Aug. 3, the Charlottesville Police Chief RaShall Brackney and Sheriff James Brown III welcomed area residents at the fifth Welcoming Greater Charlottesville community Identification card sign-up. Both officials’ presence was received with much appreciation and seventy people signed up during the morning. Three Sin Barreras volunteers were there to help. The next sign up […]
The Mexican Consulate visited Sin Barreras from July 22-26 to provide Mexican documents to S.B. clients and other Charlottesville area residents. Over 350 people were served and 570 documents issued, including 265 passports. SB staff conducted a post-visit survey with 75 people which showed very high satisfaction with the Consulate’s visit. A successful week for […]
July 26 in the Western Virginia Federal District Court, Sin Barreras has two clients who were sworn in as U.S. citizens. Bravo to both, Cesar G. and Marco M., who have been working toward this day for over a year!
On June 25, fifteen Charlottesville area residents participated in a graduation ceremony celebrating completion of an eight-month Leadership/Civics course put on by the University of Richmond, the Sacred Heart Immigration Center and Sin Barreras. Mayor Walker, Police Chief Brackney and Captain Reeves of the Albemarle County Police as well as various church leaders were among […]