Cabrini Center Hosts Workshops for TPS Registration (El Salvador, Haiti, Honduras)

Catholic Charities’ Cabrini Center will host workshops for people in our community impacted by the impending cancellation of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) from El Salvador, Haiti and Honduras to re-register. These workshops will also include a consultation with a lawyer to determine if the TPS holder has any other immigration options that would help them […]

Catholic Charities Offers Immigration Legal Assistance for Hurricane Harvey Relief

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston will be offering workshops to provide limited immigration assistance to individuals and families affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Catholic Charities St. Frances Cabrini Center for Immigration Legal Assistance will host several workshops to help replace lost documentation related to immigration legal status, and also to offer resources and […]

Pro Bono Ambassador: Garrett T. Johnston, Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

Pro Bono Ambassador: Garrett T. Johnston Volunteer services are vital to the Catholic Charities St. Frances Cabrini Center for Immigrant Legal Assistance’s ability to provide high-quality immigration legal services to the Houston community. Last year, the Cabrini Center utilized more than 4,500 hours of pro bono services. In an effort to recognize those pro bono […]

Elizabeth’s Story: “A better chapter of our lives begins”

After immigrating to the United States when she was a little girl, Elizabeth later met who she thought was a nice guy she was going to start a family with. But that guy turned out to be a source of physical and emotional pain that led Elizabeth to feelings of fear, hopelessness and worthlessness. At […]

The Akin Gump Summer Associates Work with Catholic Charities Pro Bono Program

Pro Bono Ambassador: Akin Gump Each summer, a select group of law students from some of the most prestigious schools in the nation have interned with the international law firm Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP. Since 2007, among the various projects its summer associates are assigned, Akin Gump hosts a firm-wide project in […]

Catholic Charities Supervising Attorney Named Top Texan Under 30 by CultureMap

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston’s Mariame Aana was selected by CultureMap as one of the Top Texans Under 30. Aana is the Supervising attorney at the St. Frances Cabrini Center for Immigration Legal Assistance at Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston. For the first time, CultureMap celebrates twentysomething trailblazers by naming 26 […]