7/18
Cuc Vu, Director, Office of Immigrant and Refugee Affairs I hope you’re enjoying the warm summer days as much as I am. There are few places as beautiful as Seattle and the Pacific Northwest when the sun comes out to play. We have a ton of [...]
6/26
Today, our Muslim friends and neighbors observe the important religious holiday of Eid al-Fitr, celebrating the end of the the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. This is why, it is particularly egregious that today the Supreme Court ruled to implement a [...]
6/19
The Trump Administration’s Executive Orders related to immigration and the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) interpretation of those orders have dramatically increased the harsh enforcement of outdated immigration laws. Under Executive Order [...]
6/2
Cuc Vu, Director, Office of Immigrant and Refugee Affairs I hope you had a restful and fun holiday weekend. I don’t know about you, but I’m ready for summer! Here’s a brief summary of immigrant and refugee news for the Seattle area. [...]
5/26
Thousands of Muslims, both immigrant and U.S.-born, call Seattle home. As our friends and neighbors fast and offer prayers these next four weeks, the Office of Immigrant and Refugee Affairs wishes all a peaceful and happy Ramadan! Ramadan Mubarak! [...]