2 results for month: 11/2020

Organizaciones denuncian que familias indocumentadas no reciben ayuda por coronavirus en el condado Sonoma

La comunidad de inmigrantes del condado de Sonoma aplastada por la crisis de COVID: Los líderes piden al condado que pruebe nuevos enfoques: https://www.telemundoareadelabahia.com/videos/videos-noticias/organizaciones-denuncian-que-familias-indocumentadas-no-reciben-ayuda-por-coronavirus-en-el-condado-sonoma/2122193/

Sonoma County immigrant advocates call for more financial help for Latinos struggling during pandemic

Photo credit: Kent Porter, Press Democrat Sonoma County immigrant rights advocates on Wednesday urged local elected and public health leaders to respond with greater urgency to the devastating health care and economic setbacks area Latinos have suffered during the coronavirus pandemic.Although the disparity has been clear for months, Latino residents, many of them immigrants, are still contracting the infectious disease at a rate three times that of other county residents. Some of them are undocumented, but have lived and worked in the community for years. "We feel frustrated and angry and with no more patience," said Renee Saucedo, program ...