ABOUT THE COMMUNITY ACTIVISM-lAW PROGRAM
* We use Filipino/a/x as shorthand for Filipino/Filipina/Filipinx to honor all gender identities.
The AFIRE WJP [Workplace Justice Program: Employment Law Pro Bono Clinic] serves the North-side of Chicago, including neighborhoods such as Irving Park, Avondale, and Albany Park. The monthly clinic provides a valuable, free legal resource for residents facing wage theft or other employment disputes with employers. The clinic operates the first Saturday of the month from 2:00pm-5:00pm. Individuals and families who need legal assistance must make an appointment by contacting AFIRE.
ABOUT THE COMMUNITY PARTNER
The Alliance of Filipinos for Immigrant Rights & Empowerment (AFIRE) is a grassroots community organization that builds the capacity of Filipino/a/xs* to organize on issues of social, racial, and economic justice that affect undocumented immigrants, domestic workers, seniors, and youth. Learn more about AFIRE and their diverse programming https://www.afirechicago.org/mission
Address: 4300 N California, Chicago, IL 60618
1st Saturday of the month
If you are a current community member at AFIRE clinic contact:
CALA Staff Attorney