This Year’s USCIS Citizenship Grant Recipients

USCIS Announces 2017 Citizenship and Assimilation Grant Program Award Recipients

USCIS has awarded nearly $10 million in grants to 45 organizations. The performance period is October 1, 2017 to September 30, 2019.




Asian Americans Advancing Justice Los Angeles, CA $250,000.00
Asian Counseling and Referral Service Seattle, WA $250,000.00
Asian Services In Action, Inc. Akron, OH $228,250.00
Association of Africans Living In Vermont Burlington, VT $213,249.00
Baker-Ripley Bellaire, TX $250,000.00
Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans, Inc. New Orleans, LA $250,000.00
Catholic Charities Diocese of Fort Worth, Inc. Fort Worth, TX $250,000.00
Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas, Inc. Overland Park, KS $250,000.00
Catholic Charities of Orange County, Inc. Santa Ana, CA $250,000.00
Center for Legal Immigration Assistance Lincoln, NE $250,000.00
Center for Pan Asian Community Services, Inc. Atlanta, GA $100,000.00
Central American Resource Center of California Los Angeles, CA $250,000.00
Church World Service, Inc. Durham, NC $249,992.00
Coalition of Florida Farmworker Organizations Florida City, FL $250,000.00
Colorado African Organization Denver, CO $249,998.00
Emerald Isle Immigration Center Woodside, NY $250,000.00
English Skills Learning Center Salt Lake City, UT $250,000.00
Fresno Unified School District Fresno, CA $250,000.00
HIAS and Council Migration Service of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA $250,000.00
Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota St. Paul, MN $250,000.00
Instituto del Progreso Latino Chicago, IL $250,000.00
Interfaith Works Of Central New York, Inc. Syracuse, NY $100,000.00
International Institute of Metropolitan Detroit Detroit, MI $250,000.00
International Institute of Metropolitan St. Louis St. Louis, MO $250,000.00
International Institute of the Bay Area San Francisco, CA $250,000.00
International Rescue Committee, Inc. San Diego, CA $250,000.00
Jewish Family and Vocational Service of Middlesex County, Inc. Milltown, NJ $250,000.00
Jewish Family Service of San Diego San Diego, CA $250,000.00
Jewish Family Service of Western Massachusetts, Inc. Springfield, MA $250,000.00
Kentucky Refugee Ministries, Inc. Louisville, KY $250,000.00
Keystone Opportunity Center, Inc. Souderton, PA $100,000.00
Latin American Association Atlanta, GA $250,000.00
Lutheran Community Services Northwest Portland, OR $250,000.00
Make the Road New York New York, NY $250,000.00
Montgomery College Rockville, MD $250,000.00
Nashville International Center for Empowerment Nashville, TN $99,908.00
North Bergen Free Public Library North Bergen, NJ $99,228.00
Pars Equality Center Sherman Oaks, CA $100,000.00
Progreso Latino, Inc. Central Falls, RI $250,000.00
Project Learn of Summit County Akron, OH $100,000.00
The Resurrection Project Chicago, IL $250,000.00
School Board of Miami-Dade County Miami, FL $250,000.00
SEIU 1199 League Training and Upgrading Fund New York, NY $250,000.00
Shorefront YM-YWHA of Brighton-Manhattan Beach Brooklyn, NY $250,000.00
YMCA of the University of Illinois Champaign, IL $100,000.00