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DACA Renewal Clinic Day | One-Day Volunteer Event | 1 CLE
Oct
19
8:45 AM08:45

DACA Renewal Clinic Day | One-Day Volunteer Event | 1 CLE

We need volunteers! 
On Saturday, October 19th, the Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic is hosting a DACA Renewal Clinic Day at St. Monica Catholic Church, in partnership with the Nicholas H. Noyes Jr. Memorial Foundation. During this Clinic Day, we will assist eligible recipients in renewing their DACA status, help participants explore other possible immigration relief eligibility, and inform participants of the legal rights they have regardless of immigration status. We will need the help of Volunteer Attorneys, Law Student Volunteers, and General Volunteers. Light breakfast foods and lunch will be provided for all volunteers, who are asked to check in at 8:45 AM and may leave around 12:30 PM.

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DACA Renewal Clinic Day
Oct
19
9:45 AM09:45

DACA Renewal Clinic Day

The Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic is hosting a DACA Renewal Clinic Day at St. Monica Catholic Church on Saturday, October 19th. At this event, we will have an attorney prepare your DACA renewal application forms (if you are eligible), and we will mail your application to Immigration (USCIS) shortly thereafter.

When you get your ticket to register for this event, please complete the checkout questions accurately in order to help with the process on the day of the event. On October 19th, please arrive at St. Monica at 9:45 AM to check in and fill out preliminary paperwork. The Clinic will charge a fee of $100 per client for the processing and mailing of your DACA renewal and related applications. This must be paid upon arrival in cash or by credit card or money order.

La Clínica Legal Cristiana del Vecindario (Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic) está organizando un evento de Renovaciones de DACA que va a ser en la Iglesia Católica de Santa Mónica el sábado, 19 de octubre. En este evento, un abogado preparará las formas para su solicitud de renovación de DACA (si usted es elegible), y enviaremos su solicitud a Inmigración (USCIS) poco después.

Cuando usted saque su ticket para registrarse, por favor responda de forma precisa a cada pregunta para ayudar con el proceso el día del evento. Favor de llegar a Sta. Mónica para las 9:45 AM para registrarse y para llenar papeles preliminares. La Clínica cobrará un honorario de $100 por cliente para tramitar y enviar su solicitud de renovación de DACA y las solicitudes relacionadas. Este honorario se tiene que pagar a la llegada en efectivo, con tarjeta de crédito o con money order (giro postal).

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2019 Justice for All Gala
Oct
3
5:00 PM17:00

2019 Justice for All Gala

In celebration of 25 years of service to the community, Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic invites you to our capstone event, the Justice for All Gala, on October 3rd.

 Join us for a happy hour followed by a plated dinner in the historic Scottish Rite Cathedral. Throughout the evening, we’ll hear inspiring stories from neighbors who have experienced the transformative power of pro bono legal services. We also welcome returning special guest, the ever-gregarious Bob Goff--New York Times bestselling author, humanitarian, and founder of Love Does.

 As our largest annual fundraiser, the Justice for All Gala is an impactful and joyous occasion to celebrate and support pro bono legal services for neighbors in need. Celebrate with us. Make an impact with us. Reserve your ticket today.

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Fort Wayne | 2019 Fort4Fitness - Fall Festival
Sep
28
6:30 AM06:30

Fort Wayne | 2019 Fort4Fitness - Fall Festival

Whether you're an avid runner or simply want to support a great cause, Fort4Fitness Fall Festival is the event for you! Mark your calendar for September 28th and register online! Registration closes 9/25 at 11:59 PM EST.

Marathon Start 6:30 am
10K Run/Walk Start 7:30 am
Half Marathon Start 8:30 am
4 Mile Run/Walk Start 10:30 am

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Webinar: Understanding Asylum Law | 1 CLE
Jul
31
12:00 PM12:00

Webinar: Understanding Asylum Law | 1 CLE

This CLE webinar will cover the basics of asylum law including the origin of the law, procedures for seeking asylum, and recent developments and trends. By participating in this training, attendees will have a greater understanding of the process immigrants go through when seeking asylum in the United States

This is a LIVE webinar and not an in-person CLE. A link to the LIVE webinar will be emailed to registrants closer to the event date.

- 1 CLE credit -

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Webinar: Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 1 CLE
Jul
16
12:00 PM12:00

Webinar: Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 1 CLE

This CLE webinar will provide an overview of the various immigration case types we see at the Clinic. This training will cover topics such as DACA, Family Reunification, Asylum, Naturalization, Status Adjustments, SIJs, the U Visa, and the Violence Against Women Act.

This is a LIVE webinar and not an in-person CLE. A link to the LIVE webinar will be emailed to registrants closer to the event date.

- 1 CLE credit -

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The Brilliance Benefit Concert
May
30
7:30 PM19:30

The Brilliance Benefit Concert

Immerse yourself in an unforgettable and dynamic evening. Join our community as we experience The Brilliance perform culturally engaging music that blends classical sounds of cello and piano with modern beats, infectious pop hooks and moving lyrics – bringing us together in the belief that peace and justice should be possible for all.
General Admission $20 | VIP Experience $40

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The Hidden Housing Crisis
Feb
28
6:00 PM18:00

The Hidden Housing Crisis

What if we told you that Indianapolis is the second highest city for evictions, only behind New York City?

You are invited to join us on February 28, 2019 to hear from Matthew Desmond, Pulitzer-prize winning author of the groundbreaking book Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. In partnership with Greater Indy Habitat for Humanity, The Hidden Housing Crisis will take place at The Toby at Newfields beginning at 6 p.m.

Please reserve your seat today for a lecture and discussion about the fundamental role housing plays in deepening inequality in America, as Desmond affirms the centrality of home, without which nothing else is possible.

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Webinar: Landlord/Tenant Disputes | 1 CLE
Feb
20
12:00 PM12:00

Webinar: Landlord/Tenant Disputes | 1 CLE

This CLE course presented by the Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic's Consumer Justice Program will provide a road map for assisting tenants with landlord/tenant disputes. This training will cover topics such as upholding lease agreements, statutory tenant and landlord obligations, common issues for low-income tenants, and eviction procedures and case strategies.

This course deals directly with legal issues facing low-income tenants and information on how to best evaluate and defend evictions or enforce landlord obligations.

This is a LIVE webinar and not an in-person CLE. A link to the LIVE webinar will be emailed to registrants closer to the event date.

- 1 General CLE credit -

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Webinar: Justice & Human Flourishing | 1 CLE
Jan
30
12:00 PM12:00

Webinar: Justice & Human Flourishing | 1 CLE

This CLE webinar will provide an overview of various concepts related to justice and the importance of seeking justice by attorneys in their practice of law. This training will cover topics such as historic theories of justice from various philosophical traditions, the importance of pro bono service in the life of the attorney, and practical ways that attorneys can enact justice in their practices. By participating in this training, attendees will have a greater understanding of the importance of doing justice so that humans may flourish and be better equipped for the practice of law in various situations, including engaging in pro bono service.

This is a LIVE webinar and not an in-person CLE. A link to the LIVE webinar will be emailed to registrants closer to the event date.

- 1 CLE credit -

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Webinar: Understanding Asylum Law | 1 CLE
Nov
16
12:00 PM12:00

Webinar: Understanding Asylum Law | 1 CLE

This CLE webinar will cover the basics of asylum law including the origin of the law, procedures for seeking asylum, and recent developments and trends. By participating in this training, attendees will have a greater understanding of the process immigrants go through when seeking asylum in the United States

This is a LIVE webinar and not an in-person CLE. A link to the LIVE webinar will be emailed to registrants closer to the event date.

- 1 CLE credit -

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Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day | 1 CLE | One-day Volunteer Event
Oct
27
9:00 AM09:00

Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day | 1 CLE | One-day Volunteer Event

  • Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Refugee Adjustment Clinic Day aims to address a growing need in the Indianapolis immigrant community; that of helping refugees apply for permanent residency without the financial burden of hiring private attorneys. Volunteering this Saturday provides a chance to be part of one of the most significant milestones of many refugees' lives.

Volunteer opportunities are available for attorneys, law students, general volunteers, and interpreters (Burmese, Arabic, French, Tigrinya, Swahili).

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Webinar: Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 1 CLE
Oct
25
12:00 PM12:00

Webinar: Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 1 CLE

This CLE webinar will provide an overview of the various immigration case types we see at the Clinic. This training will cover topics such as DACA, Family Reunification, Asylum, Naturalization, Status Adjustments, SIJs, the U Visa, and the Violence Against Women Act.

This is a LIVE webinar and not an in-person CLE. A link to the LIVE webinar will be emailed to registrants closer to the event date.

- 1 CLE credit -

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How to Do an Intake for NCLegal Clinic | 1.5 CLE
Oct
24
4:00 PM16:00

How to Do an Intake for NCLegal Clinic | 1.5 CLE

  • Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This 90 minute training* will be presented by Chase Haller, Staff Attorney with Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic and will be beneficial for attorneys interested in doing intakes at one of the Clinic’s intake sites. This training is intended for attorneys who are licensed to practice law in Indiana with the status of “active in good standing.” Participants will learn more about the Clinic’s vision for intake and how to do high-quality intakes on the most common legal issues that our low-income neighbors confront.

*1.5 CLE Credits

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Justice for All Gala
Oct
18
6:00 PM18:00

Justice for All Gala

We couldn't be more thrilled to announce that Bob Goff will be joining us for the 2018 Justice for All Gala! If you haven't checked out Bob's latest book, Everybody Always, add it to your reading list today and mark your calendars, because you will not want to miss this special evening. 

$40 Early Bird rate until September 21st!
$55 General Admission

Register & Buy Tickets

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Naturalization Day | 1 CLE | One-Day Volunteer Event
Sep
15
9:00 AM09:00

Naturalization Day | 1 CLE | One-Day Volunteer Event

  • Ben Davis University High School (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Naturalization Day is an opportunity to assist immigrant neighbors in the naturalization process. We will provide a 1 hour CLE training for attorneys on how to appropriately complete immigration forms N-400 Application for Naturalization and I-912 Request for Fee Waiver. After this training, attorneys and other volunteers will be able to assist pro bono clients applying for U.S. citizenship.

Volunteer opportunities are available for attorneys, law students, Spanish interpreters, and general volunteers.

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Webinar: Hot Topics in Immigration Law | 1 CLE
Aug
21
12:00 PM12:00

Webinar: Hot Topics in Immigration Law | 1 CLE

This course will review the recent decisions of the Attorney General such as Matter of A-B- and the Policy Memorandum affecting the issuance of Notices to Appear. The course will also review the current crisis at the border and the legal history of the Flores Settlement.

This is a LIVE webinar and not an in-person CLE. A link to the LIVE webinar will be emailed to registrants closer to the event date.

- 1 CLE credit -

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Naturalization Day | 1 CLE | One-Day Volunteer Event
Jun
2
8:00 AM08:00

Naturalization Day | 1 CLE | One-Day Volunteer Event

  • Douglas MacArthur Kindergarten Academy (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Naturalization Day is an opportunity to help lawful permanent residents become citizens of the United States. Aimee Korolev, Directing Attorney at Indiana Legal Services' Immigrants' and Language Rights Center, will train volunteer attorneys on how to complete immigration form N-400, Application for Naturalization. Then, volunteer attorneys will meet directly with clients from partnering organizations to complete the application.

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Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 2 CLE
Jun
1
8:00 AM08:00

Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 2 CLE

A CLE course presented by the Immigrant and Victim Justice Programs that will provide an overview of various immigration cases. This training will cover topics such as DACA, Family Reunification, Asylum, Naturalization, Status Adjustments, SIJS, the U Visa, and the Violence Against Women Act.

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Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day | 1 CLE | One-day Volunteer Event
Apr
21
9:00 AM09:00

Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day | 1 CLE | One-day Volunteer Event

  • Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic will be hosting Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day. RAD Day aims to address a growing need in the Indianapolis immigrant community -- that of helping refugees apply for permanent residency without the financial burden of hiring private attorneys. Volunteering this Saturday provides a chance to be part of one of the most significant milestones of many refugees' lives.

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Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 2 CLE
Mar
2
8:00 AM08:00

Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 2 CLE

A CLE course presented by the Immigrant and Victim Justice Programs that will provide an overview of various immigration cases. This training will cover topics such as DACA, Family Reunification, Asylum, Naturalization, Status Adjustments, SIJS, the U Visa, and the Violence Against Women Act.

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DACA Renewal Clinic Day
Jan
20
10:00 AM10:00

DACA Renewal Clinic Day

  • Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Until further notice U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has resumed accepting requests for deferred action under the DACA program. This is due to a recent court ruling about the program.

Individuals who were previously granted DACA, regardless of the date of expiration, are encouraged to come to the Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic this Saturday, January 20th, between 10:00am and 3:00pm for our DACA Renewal Clinic Day, an event sponsored by Ice Miller, LLP. Legal assistance through the Clinic is free, but clients must provide the $495 filing fee for USCIS. Contact Em Bricker at ebricker@nclegalclinic.org to register.

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How to Do an Intake for NCLegal Clinic | 1.5 CLE
Dec
5
4:00 PM16:00

How to Do an Intake for NCLegal Clinic | 1.5 CLE

  • Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This 90 minute training* will be presented by Brian Dunkel, Director of Legal Services with Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic's and be beneficial for attorneys interested in doing intakes at one of the Clinic’s intake sites. This training is intended for attorneys who are licensed to practice law in Indiana with the status of “active in good standing.”  Participants will learn more about the Clinic’s vision for intake and how to do high-quality intakes on the most common legal issues that our low-income neighbors confront.

*1.5 CLE Credits

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Immigrant and Victim Justice CLE Seminar
Dec
1
8:30 AM08:30

Immigrant and Victim Justice CLE Seminar

The Immigrant and Victim Justice CLE Seminar aims to equip attorneys with the knowledge and skills to assist pro bono immigrant clients with a variety of case types. This CLE will cover the following topics: Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Refugees, Asylum, U-Visas, Protective Orders, the Violence Against Women Act, and Ethical Issues When Dealing with Immigrant Clients.

Full-Day or Half-Day tickets available.
7 CLE credits | 1 Ethics credit
Lunch Provided

This event is in partnership with Barnes & Thornburg, LLP.

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Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day | 1 CLE credit
Nov
4
10:00 AM10:00

Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day | 1 CLE credit

Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic will be hosting Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day. RAD Day aims to address a growing need in the Indianapolis immigrant community -- that of helping refugees apply for permanent residency without the financial burden of hiring private attorneys. Volunteering this Saturday provides a chance to be part of one of the most significant milestones of many refugees' lives.

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Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day | 1 CLE credit
Oct
14
10:00 AM10:00

Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day | 1 CLE credit

In partnership with Exodus Refugee Immigration, Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic will be hosting Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day. RAD Day aims to address a growing need in the Indianapolis immigrant community -- that of helping refugees apply for permanent residency without the financial burden of hiring private attorneys. Volunteering this Saturday provides a chance to be part of one of the most significant milestones of many refugees' lives.

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Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 2 CLE
Oct
6
2:00 PM14:00

Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 2 CLE

  • Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Immigrant Justice Program at the Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic serves hundreds of low-income immigrant families every year with a variety of legal needs. In this CLE, Rachel Van Tyle, Immigrant Justice Program staff attorney, will give an update regarding DACA, and present on Family Reunification, Asylum, Naturalization, Status Adjustments, SIJS, and Guardianship.

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