A "Know Your Rights" Workshop for Immigrants organized by Assemblyman Luis Sepulveda will be held this, from at Holy Family Church, 2158 Watson Avenue, at Castle Hill Avenue.
Co-sponsored by state Senators Jeff Klein and Ruben Diaz, the workshop will feature a number of speakers from city government and private agencies discussing immigration issues and taking questions from the audience.
A recent similar workshop organized by Sepulveda at St. Helena's Catholic Church in Parkchester drew 500 participants.
"I urge those in the community who may have issues with their immigration status, or even possibly face deportation, to attend this workshop," said Sepulveda. "This will be a chance to connect with a number of agencies and organizations that are there to help."
For more information, contact Assemblyman Sepulveda's office at 718 931-2620
A job fair organized by Assemblyman Luis Sepulveda for, is expected to draw several hundred job seekers to meet with several dozen potential employers from city and state agencies, retailers, general contractors, colleges and the healthcare/hospital industry.
Co-sponsored by Senator Ruben Diaz and Assemblyman Marcos Crespo, the job fair will run fromat the Sotomayor Community Center, 1000 Rosedale Avenue, just off the Bruckner service road.