Organization: Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law – Washington DC
Position: Spring Undergrad Internship
Mission: The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization, was formed in 1963 at the request of President John F. Kennedy to involve the private bar in providing legal services to address racial discrimination. The principal mission of the Lawyers’ Committee is to secure, through the rule of law, equal justice under law.
Organization: Anti-Defamation League – Atlanta GA
Position: Regional Director
Mission: The Anti-Defamation League was founded in 1913 “to stop the defamation of the Jewish people and to secure justice and fair treatment to all.” Now the nation’s premier civil rights/human relations agency, ADL fights anti-Semitism and all forms of bigotry, defends democratic ideals and protects civil rights for all.
Organization: National Immigration Forum – San Diego CA
Position: Business Outreach Coordinator
Mission: The mission of the National Immigration Forum is to embrace and uphold America’s tradition as a nation of immigrants. Based in Washington, DC the Forum has distinguished itself as one of the nation’s foremost authorities on immigration. Employing an effective combination of advocacy, media work, targeted research, and public education, the Forum provides accurate, reliable data to our nation’s policy-makers, the press, and the public about the invaluable contributions of newcomers to our multi-ethnic society.