We are pleased to invite you to an engaging presentation and discussion with Leslye Orloff, President of the National Immigrant Women’s Advocacy Project. (see below for her bio).
DATE: Thursday, June 28th
TIME: 2 pm - 4 pm
LOCATION: Worcester Public Library
3 Salem Square
There is no charge for this gathering; however we are requesting that you register by Monday June 25th. Once you register, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to directions.
In order to register, please follow these instructions. Click the link below. This will bring you to the JDI event page for June 28th. Click “Register” and you will be prompted to enter your email address. You will also see a box titled security check; please enter the letters and/or numbers as they are listed below the box. Click “NEXT”
You will be brought to a page where you will enter the registration code for this specific event: LESLYEO
Once you register, you will receive a confirmation email
Guest Presenter: Leslye. E. Orloff, is the President of the National Immigrant Women’s Advocacy Project (NIWAP) which advocates for laws, policies and practices that enhance legal options for immigrant women and immigrant victims domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking. She founded and directed the Immigrant Women Program at Legal Momentum and the National Network to End Violence Against Immigrant Women. She helped draft federal legislation offering immigration relief, welfare benefits, and legal services to immigrant victims and is a nationally respected trainer and author. For 17 years Leslye represented immigrant victims in family court cases at Ayuda in D.C. Leslye received her J.D. from the UCLA, and her B.A. from Brandeis University. She is the recipient of the 2007 Sheila Wellstone Award, a 1994 Kellogg National Leadership Fellowship and a 2002 Harvard Law School Wasserstein Public Interest Law Fellowship.