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.
Mother and Child
Kayla Had to Leave Her Son in Grenada
When his father passed away, she asked JFON to help her bring her son to the United States.

See our Post-Election FAQs to learn how the immigration legal services
community is responding.

What We Do

  • Legal Services

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    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

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    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

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    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

Preocupaciones de la elección para los inmigrantes

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Estamos Con Ustedes Por Charles Shane Ellison, Esq. (English) El 9 de noviembre de 2016, los Estados Unidos se despertó a la noticia que Donald Trump, un hombre cuya retórica anti-inmigrante sobrellevo su campaña, será el próximo Presidente de los Estados Unidos el día de la inauguración. Sus propuestas han incluido política de deportaciones en […]

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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.