immigration Archives - Philly



Jun. 7, 2021 4:35 pm

The International Entrepreneur Rule offers a path for foreign-born founders to build in the US

Lawyers at Klasko Immigration Law Partners in Center City detailed the program in the latest episode of their podcast, Statutes of Liberty.

Jan. 20, 2021 1:43 pm

The Biden administration’s promises yield high expectations from these Philly business leaders

The heads of the local African American Chamber of Commerce, Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and Independence Business Alliance weigh in on the promises of Joe Biden's presidency.

Apr. 28, 2020 12:59 pm

Immigration tech startup Docketwise is opening up its API to the public

The goal is to make legal case information flow more easily between platforms, including its own attorney-facing app, cofounder Jeremy Peskin said.

May 16, 2019 1:09 pm

Design Slam 2019 sketches digital and analog solutions for Philly immigrants

Designers of all stripes answered the question, “How might the Office of Immigrant Affairs more effectively educate and connect immigrant communities to resources in Philadelphia?” during PhillyCHI's annual event.

Jul. 19, 2018 11:54 am

South Jersey software could help reunite migrant kids with their parents

ReUnite is a software tool built by Westmont, N.J.-based Centerpoint Communications. CTO Elliott Castillo says the company wants to put it in front of decision makers in the government.

Sep. 15, 2017 12:52 pm

These immigrant entrepreneurs will join Science Center’s Innovators Walk of Fame

Science, technology and the arts are represented in the next entrants to the Science Center's monument.

Sep. 13, 2017 12:19 pm

220 students worked on innovation for refugees at Jefferson’s Nexus Maximus Challenge

Meet the winning project from the annual competition.

Sep. 6, 2017 12:28 pm

Borderwise offers DACA recipients pay-what-you-wish green card processing

Yesterday's rescission of the immigration program put 800,000 undocumented immigrants in limbo. One Philly startup wants to help.

Aug. 10, 2017 7:35 am

Elise Wei is leaving Philly for New Zealand [Exit Interview]

The Ticketleap engineer and former Girl Develop It Philly co-leader got into a Kiwi immigration program aimed at poaching tech talent. She and husband Peter Marinari look back on what they learned from the local scene.

Aug. 8, 2017 10:41 am

Here’s a map of English as a Second Language classes in Philadelphia

These 38 locations offer English as a Second Language classes (many of them for free or at a low cost).

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