Pro Bono Opportunities
Kristian* is a 16-year-old boy from Guatemala. Kristian came to the United States to escape an abusive and neglectful father as well as death threats he was receiving in school.
Agustin* is a 16-year-old boy from El Salvador. Agustin was abandoned by his father before his birth and has only spoken with his father one time. In 2020, a local gang started to try to recruit Agustin and threatened his life if he refused to join.
Dominica* is a Spanish-speaking woman from Honduras with two young daughters. She left Honduras with her daughters after receiving direct death threats from a gang. Dominica needs a pro bono attorney to file a motion to reopen.
Daniel* is a 15-year-old boy from Guatemala. Daniel was abandoned by his father as a young boy. Daniel has had no contact with his father since his abandonment and does not know where his father is or even remember his father’s name. Daniel stopped going to school in 3rd grade and began helping his mother work and w
Paul* is an English-speaking man from Jamaica who fears returning to his home country because his family is being targeted by a drug kingpin. Alexander*, the drug kingpin, is a former police officer with government connections. In 2008 and 2013, two of Paul’s cousins were killed on Alexander’s orders.
Manuel* is a 15-year-old boy from Honduras. Throughout his teenage life, he has been approached multiple times by gang members looking to recruit him or force him to sell drugs on their behalf. Manuel has five cousins in the gang, who have warned him to avoid becoming involved in the gang. He even witnessed and narr
Pascal* is a 42-year-old man from Mexico. He has been living and working continuously in Virginia since 2007, and has built a life and a family in this country. Pascal has a child who is a U.S. Citizen.
David* and Tomas* are 10-year-old and 8-Year-old siblings from Honduras. Their father and mother separated when the boys were young, due to the father's abuse of the siblings and their mother. Their father would drink excessively and be violent towards their mother, even while she was pregnant.