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National Immigrant Solidarity Network
4th National Grassroots Immigrant Strategy Conference
& Immigrant Rights Film Festival

April 10-12, 2009 UIC Student Center West
828 South Wolcott, Chicago, IL

Conference Hotline: (773)942-2268


Lists of Workshops | Conference Schedule

This is open public conference, we welcome your program, workshops and speakers proposals (See blow our workshop/program focus), and within the spirits of our National Immigrant Solidarity Network's Ten Points of Unity

You can apply on-line (see below), or by mail, please download the workshop proposal form (PDF, Word), and send your proposal to: and or

Deadline for submitting proposals EXTENDED! March 31, 2009

By Mail: National Immigrant Solidarity Network
P.O. Box 751
South Pasadena, CA 91031-0751

By: E-mail:

List of suggested workshop topics:
- 2009 and Beyond
- Congressional Legislation
- Militarization of the Border
- Immigrant Detention, Deportation and Raid
- Labor Organizing
- Student/Youth Organizing
- Education & Outreach
- Multi-Ethnic Organizing
- Community Support Network
- International Immigration/Migration
- Diverse Tactics to Achieve Goals
- Caucuses (LGBT, Women and Regional)

Every workshop section will be 90 min (most likely, a panel of presenters with facilitator). At the end of the section a workshop should propose an action plan and/or policy proposal for the Unity Meeting on Sunday. Please answer the following questions within one page:

1) Title of the Workshop/Caucus

2) Area of the Topic

3) Short Description

4) Workshop Agenda

5) What Do You Wish to Achieve

6) Name of the Facilitator

7) Organization

8) Tel

9) E-Mail

On-line Workshop Proposal Form

Title of the Workshop/Caucus:
Area of the Topic:
Workshop Agenda:
What Do You Like to Achieve:
Last Name:
First Name:
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