June 1: National Day of Action for Children

We continue to hear from people who are outraged by the U.S. government's policy to take children away from their mothers and fathers at the border. We've received an outpouring of support and interest, and many have asked, "How can we help?" Here's how you can help right now: Join today's National Day of Action for Children

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The Young Center’s Vanessa Pineda discusses threats to immigrant children and families on Spanish-language pediatrician podcast Las Doctoras Recomiendan

Las Doctoras Recomiendan is supported by the American Academy of Pediatrics, which has stood alongside the Young Center as an outspoken opponent of family separation in recent months. The episode featuring Vanessa is titled “Leyes de Inmigración: lo que toda familia immigrante debe saber” (Immigration laws: what every immigrant family should know).

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Welcome Our New Board President

We’re thrilled to announce that Teresa Sullivan is the Young Center’s new Board President. Teresa is a natural leader, a gifted orator, a skilled fundraiser, and most importantly, a fierce advocate for unaccompanied children.

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The End of Salvadorans' Protected Status

On January 8, the Trump administration announced that 200,000 Salvadorans must leave the U.S. These Salvadorans had been allowed to live here since 2001 through the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) program and have built lives in the U.S. Many of them are relatives of the children the Young Center works with—aunts, uncles, siblings who sponsor the children out of federal custody.

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