A celebration of immigrants, led by children of immigrants. What will it take to ensure all children can thrive?
On Children’s Day, June 14, 2021, join us to find out.
Hosted by Paola Ramos, renowned journalist and author of “Finding Latinx,” the “I ❤️ My Immigrant Family” video premier will feature commentary, performances, and artwork from:
Senator Alex Padilla (D-CA)
Representative Pramila Jayapal (D-WA)
Journalist Maria Hinojosa
Entrepreneur Mapate Diop
Multi-disciplinary artist and activist Alixa Garcia
Soccer coach and mentor Mutanda Kwesele
Vocalist and organizer Nina Marie Fernando
DACA recipient Daishi Miguel Tanaka
Tina, an Ohio mother who was deported to Morocco
Mississippi youth whose parents need a path to citizenship
As immigrants or children of immigrants, these speakers’ families hail from Colombia, Cuba, Guatemala, India, Japan, Mexico, Morocco, Nigeria, the Philippines, Senegal, Sri Lanka, and Zambia.