Fly the Flag for Citizenship–Call your Senators

          It’s up to us to continue the nationwide call for commonsense immigration reform. Call your Senators at 888–891-3271. For contact information about your senator click here. … Continue reading

Join ICAN for Faith in Action Event

Thursday, June 27, 2013 – 7:00pm Iowa’s faith leaders, immigrant community, people of faith, and all Iowans who seek just and humane immigration reform will join together as a call to action on immigration reform. Speakers to include faith leaders … Continue reading

Iowa Health Care Expansion Bill to be Signed Thursday

The Iowa Health & Wellness Plan will be signed into law this Thursday, June 20. All Iowans are invited to attend the bill signing ceremony, which will take place at 9 a.m. at the Mason City Clinic-Atrium, 250 S Crescent … Continue reading

Faith in Action – A call to Action for Immigration Reform

Save the Date: Thursday, June 27, 2013 – 7:00pm Iowa’s faith leaders, immigrant community, people of faith, and all Iowans who seek just and humane immigration reform will join together as a call to action on immigration reform. Speakers to … Continue reading

Support a Roadmap to Citizenship! Call Your Senators.

As the Senate continues debate on the immigration bill, for the first time in years we have the chance to create lasting change in our immigration system, to keep families together, and put 11 million aspiring Americans on a roadmap … Continue reading

400 Activists March for Immigration Reform

ICAN and a statewide coalition of organizations had over 400 people marching for Immigration Reform on Saturday. The event consisted of a pre-rally in the Latino business corridor in downtown Des Moines, then a march through downtown Des Moines to … Continue reading

The Human Chain Against Chained CPI

National Dayof Action to create a HUMAN CHAIN in front of key Congressional offices and Federal Buildings       ICAN is working with the Iowa Alliance of Retired Americans (ARA) and a coalition of othergroups on a rally to stand against chained … Continue reading

Join us for our Defending the American Dream Fundraiser: July 27, Des Moines

    Join us for our Defending The American Dream Fundraiser Saturday, July 27, 2013, 5:30—7:30 pm Holiday Inn Downtown 1050 6th Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa 50314    2013 ICAN Award Recipients: Public Service: Legislative Leadership: Progressive Hero:  Roxanne Conlin Pam … Continue reading

Walk for Immigration Now – June 15

Network for Immigration Reform Now is planning a series of events to advance the passage of immigration reform during this Congressional session. The first event is a Walk for Immigration Reform Now to take place on Saturday, June 15; 1 pm – 3 … Continue reading

ICAN Joins Network for Immigration Reform Now

ICAN has been one of the leaders of the peace and justice work in Iowa and have added our support to a newly formed network for immigration reform. The Network for Immigration Reform Now is building a campaign for humane immigration reform legislation … Continue reading