The Path to Citizenship Takes Many Years
The U-Visa represents life-changing autonomy, offering the ability to leave the abuse, the lawful right to work, and an opportunity at upward social mobility.
Resources for Immigrants and Those Who Serve Them
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Roberto was so poor in Nicaragua that he had no shoes.
Roberto Wanted to Help his Mother and Siblings
He planned to work with his father in the U.S., but his father abandoned him here.
Now, more than ever, our work, leadership, love and compassion is needed.
Immigrant Children
Thanda and Wunna's Case Changes Nebraska Law
The creativity of an experienced immigration team can uncover novel solutions to keep families together.

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“Knowing Your Rights and Leveraging Your Power as a Worker”

What We Do

  • Legal Services

    In 2015, JFON-NE provided immigration legal services in more than 2,000 cases to persons from 44 countries. Services include individual consultations, monthly legal clinics, assistance with organizing and filing forms and/or representation in immigration court

  • Education

    Part of Justice For Our Neighbors-Nebraska’s (JFON-NE) mission is to provide education to both the immigrant and American citizens about the realities of immigration laws and the effect they have on our families and our communities.

  • Advocacy

    Justice For Our Neighbors-Nebraska (JFON-NE) advocates for immigrants in our community by providing them free legal representation, conducting educational presentations at churches and other organizations, and through community involvement.

News

Knowing Your Rights and Leveraging Your Power as a Worker

Worker Rights

By: Alexis Steele, Immigrant Worker Attorney for Justice For Our Neighbors-Nebraska Immigrant workers present a unique subset of workers in the United States. On one hand, immigrant workers make notable contributions to the American economy. More than three quarters of our agriculture workers and almost one third of construction workers are foreign-born, with the most […]

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Educational Videos

JFON-NE Community Impact

Justice For Our Neighbors-NE (JFON-NE) collaborates with dozens of community organizations in the metro Omaha area and in the State of Nebraska.  CEOs of a few of those organizations share their opinions of working with JFON-NE.