English (United Kingdom)Español(Spanish Formal International)

Welcome to Canal Alliance!

Friends, even though we are not sure what President Obama will announce tonight regarding immigration, we recommend the following:

1. To verify that you were in the United States today, you can do the following:

  • Use your bank debit card
  • Get a receipt from a store that has your name and today's date
  • Come to Canal Alliance and we will give you a receipt with your name. We'll be open between 2-5 pm and 6 -10 pm today.
  • A notary can write a letter that verifies that you are in the country today.
  • As a last resort, take a photo of yourself with today's newspaper at a public event or in front of a government building such as the post office or a school.

2. Do not be fooled - although the announcement is made today, there will be a process time of about 3-6 months. So do not believe any notary or lawyer who tells you otherwise.

3. Make sure you have the following documents click here

Watch the Presidential Announcement live by clicking here

obama



 


Latest Blog Posts

Featured Volunteer

Vol

Our featured volunteer is Matthew Erle from our Immigration Legal Services Department. Read more