The Nigerian Center Inc. (501c3), is the first immigrant and cultural center for the Nigerian diaspora in the United States. The Nigerian Center was established to provide a connection to the Nigerian culture while offering financial inclusion and social justice opportunities for members of the Nigerian American community in the United States.
Address: 1231 Good Hope Road, SE
Washington, DC 20020
Phone Number: 202-330-0352
Food Justice DMV
Food Justice DMV is a volunteer colectiva delivering food & standing in solidarity with thousands of immigrant neighbors. There are 3 weekly food distributions: Monday in VA, Thursday in MD and Saturday in DC.
Phone Number: (410) 849 9886
Types of Visas
Employment-Based Immigration: First Preference EB-1
To be eligible for an employment-based, first-preference visa you must be a noncitizen of extraordinary ability, an outstanding professor or researcher, or a certain multinational executive or manager.
Employment-Based Immigration: Second Preference EB-2
To be eligible for an employment-based, second preference visa you must be a member of the professions holding an advanced degree or its equivalent, or a person who has exceptional ability.
The Diversity Visa Program (DV Program) is one of the multiple ways for non-citizens to become U.S. permanent residents. The program is a free lottery that people from countries around the world can enter, for a chance to apply for green cards and live and work legally in the United States.
The O-1 nonimmigrant visa is for the individual who possesses extraordinary ability in the sciences, arts, education, business, or athletics, or who has a demonstrated record of extraordinary achievement in the motion picture or television industry and has been recognized nationally or internationally for those achievements.
A family visa is a document issued for family reunification purposes in a foreign country. Usually, to qualify for a family visa, you need to have a family member, who is settled in a foreign country and you want to join them.
American Immigration Council
Address: 1331 G St NW #200,
Washington, DC 20005
Phone Number:(202) 507-7526 Website: https://www.americanimmigrationcouncil.org/
National Immigration Forum
Address: 10 G St NE Suite 500,
Washington, DC 20001
Phone Number: (202) 347-0040
Georgetown University Law Center for Applied Legal Studies Address: 600 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Suite 332 Washington, DC 20001 Phone Number:(202) 662-9565 Kids In Need of Defense (KIND) Address: One South Street, Suite 1100 Baltimore, MD 21202 Phone Number: (443) 470-9437 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org HIAS (Silver Spring)* Address: 1300 Spring St., Suite 500 Silver Spring, MD 20190 Phone Number: (301) 844-7248 Email: email@example.com Humans Rights First Address: 805 15th Street NW, Suite 900 Washington DC 20005 Phone Number: (202) 547-5692 www.humanrightsfirst.org/ayslum/asylum-seekers-a nd-potential-clients/refugee-protection/probono-pro gram/ Immigration Legal Services Associated Catholic Charities Adress: 430 S Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21231 Phone Number: (667) 600-2922 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.cc-md.org/esperanza Capital Area Immigrants' Rights (CAIR) COalition Address: 1025 Connecticut Ave NW, Suite 701 Washington, DC 20036 Phone Number: (202) 331-3320 & (202) 331-3329 (Detention Line) Email: email@example.com (For Detained Adults) & : firstname.lastname@example.org (For Detained Children) Ayunda Adress: 1990 K Street NW, Suite 500 Washington, DC 20006 Tel: (202) 387-4848
Pro Bono Legal Services:
Central American Resource Center (CARECEN) Address: 1460 Columbia Rd NW # C-1, Washington, DC 20009 Phone Number: (202) 328-9799 Carecendc.org Lutheran Social Services of the National Capital Area Address: 1730 Rhode Island Ave NW Suite 712, Washington, DC 20036 Phone Number: (703) 698-5026 https://lssnca.org
Latinx Community Centers
Latin American Youth Center Address: 1419 Columbia Rd NW, Washington, DC 20009 Phone Number: (202) 319-2225 http://www.layc-dc.org/ Central American Resource Center (CARECEN) Address: 1460 Columbia Rd NW # C-1, Washington, DC 20009 Phone Number: (202) 328-9799 https://carecendc.org