VIDAS staff recently filed an application for asylum for a woman from Nicaragua who escaped political violence. We then quickly filed and received approval for humanitarian parole for her family and children. Everyone is now safely together in the United States as we await their court hearing. For more information about the situation in Nicaragua:
Help us secure safety for people fleeing violence from Nicaragua and around the world.
Congratulations to our Founder and Legal Director, Richard Coshnear, on receiving CVNL’s Heart of Sonoma Lifetime Achievement Award!
For more about the award and Richard’s accomplishments, and to meet the many inspiring individuals and organizations who were honored at the 3rd Annual Heart of Sonoma awards ceremony: