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Celebrate World Refugee Day!

Join us on Wednesday, June 20, at 5pm for Philadelphia's annual World Refugee Day celebration!

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NSC News

Call to Action: Children should not be separated from their parents

Like many of you, we are deeply troubled by what is happening at border. Please join us in taking action by calling your Senators today and ask for their support of the Keep Families Together Act, as...

Immigration News

Show your support for immigrants!

The current administration is engaged in an anti-immigrant strategy to fundamentally change our immigration system. They have implemented inhumane policies to separate children from their parents at the border, and currently there are over 10,000 immigrant children detained by ICE. They have...

NSC News

NSC Awarded Core Mission Grant from Impact 100

Nationalities Service Center is delighted to share that we have been awarded one of three Core Mission grants from Impact 100 Philadelphia!

With this generous support from Impact 100, we will transform our capacity to serve vulnerable newcomer families who come to our doors. We will...

Thanks so much for supporting Global Tastes 2018!

Thank you so much to all who joined us at Global Tastes 2018!

We are so grateful to our generous sponsors and donors who helped make the evening possible, and to the many restaurants and entertainment groups that highlighted the incredible diversity of our city.

We would like...

Feature of our partners in refugee health

Check out this article from Dr. Christopher Raab, director of the Nemours Pediatrics Refugee Health Clinics in Philadelphia and Wilmington. Dr. Raab and other Nemours physicians provide primary care...

Don't Miss Global Tastes 2018!

Global Tastes is Nationalities Service Center's largest fundraising event of the year.

Learn more and purchase tickets here ....

Partner News

Join United Voices for Philadelphia this Saturday!

Nationalities Service Center has signed on to take part in the United Voices for Philadelphia Candidates Forum this Saturday at CCP from 11 AM-1:30PM. Both Republican and Democratic candidates running in the 2nd, 3rd and 5th Congressional districts will be invited and the hope is that we can...

Press Coverage

NSC Attorney Working to Release Detained Immigrant

“There was no interview or meeting — they just immediately took her in and processed her,” Meriano recalled, some 11 months later. After four hours, as federal authorities were about to ship Kleinauskaite to the detention center in York County where she’s been jailed ever...

The Inquirer reports on Philadelphia ICE office

The Inquirer recently launched a series titled "No Sanctuary," which reports and reflects on the increased policing on our city's most vulnerable immigrant populations. NSC has been fighting back against these aggressive tactics by representing people who have been arrested and...