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.

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.


#LightTheWay for refugees and immigrants!

#LightTheWay Cover

Join our friends at Light The Way on Presidents Day, February 20, 2017, to #LightTheWay for refugees and immigrants!  Participants will silently line both sides of Dodge St. at dusk (5:30- 6:30 p.m.) with candles, lights and welcome signs to show that #NebraskaWelcomes #refugees and #immigrants. Light The Way is a peaceful nonpartisan event, open […]


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.