WEDNESDAY, October 27, 2021
11:00 am EDT/ 10:00 am CDT/ 9:00 am MDT/8:00 am PDT
Sharing Our Outreach and Our Services: Cabrini Immigrant Services-New York City
Cabrini Immigrant Services-NYC’s multicultural and multi-lingual staff and volunteers provide a range of services which will be highlighted during this webinar, including: immigration legal services; culturally immersive recreational activities for low-income families; case management and short-term crisis intervention counseling; one of the largest food pantries on the Lower East Side; information and referrals to community resources; engagement in community organizing and advocacy; and monthly Know Your Rights informational workshops.
Javier Ramirez-Baron, MSW
Javier Ramirez-Baron is the Executive Director at CIS-NYC. He first started at CIS-NYC as a Social Work intern in 2005 and has been a trusted leader in the local immigrant community ever since. Javier was the Family Programs Coordinator at CIS-NYC for four years before becoming the Executive Director in 2013. He received his Master’s in Social Work from the Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College and is a Licensed Master Social Worker. He is also a Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) Accredited Representative.
Ella Nimmo, MSW
Ella Nimmo is the Director of Community Programs & Development at CIS-NYC, where she works together with immigrants and allies to build power and leadership within the local immigrant community. She first joined CIS-NYC as a Social Work Intern in 2015, and became a staff member the following year. Ella received her Master’s in Social Work from the Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College and is a Licensed Master Social Worker.