Cite as "AILA InfoNet Doc. No. 14030642 (posted Mar. 6, 2014)"
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Media Advisory: Local Immigration Attorneys Will Provide Free Citizenship Assistance on [DATE]
[City/State] - The [CHAPTER] of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) will host its [Nth] Citizenship Day event on [DATE] at [LOCATION]. Each year in April, at sites across the country, AILA attorneys and other stakeholders provide assistance to lawful permanent residents eligible for naturalization. Last year, AILA and its partner "ya es hora ¡Ciudadanía!" held 40 naturalization clinics in 23 states and the District of Columbia serving thousands of immigrants who aspired to become citizens.
Media are invited to [CHAPTER] local event which will be held at:
[location with address in bold]
[time of event]
[EXPECTED # OF AILA MEMBERS/ATTORNEYS] will be joined by [EXPECTED NUMBER OF OTHER VOLUNTEERS/STAFF] to help eligible local immigrants apply for citizenship.
[Detail history of chapter with this event if any, highlight involvement of any local stakeholder groups, possibly add quote from chapter chair about the importance of the event].
Press who wish to attend must register by emailing [contact].
The American Immigration Lawyers Association is the national association of immigration lawyers established to promote justice, advocate for fair and reasonable immigration law and policy, advance the quality of immigration and nationality law and practice, and enhance the professional development of its members.