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Health Care Access, Immigrant Integration More than 2,500 Attend PICO California Day of Action on the Affordable Care Act

March 24, 2014   ·   Contra Costa Interfaith Supporting Community Organization (CCISCO), Faith in Action Kern County, Faith in Community, Greater Long Beach Interfaith Community Organization (ICO), Inland Congregations United for Change (ICUC), L.A. Voice, Merced Organizing Project, Orange County Congregation Community Organization (OCCCO), Oakland Community Organizations (OCO), Peninsula Interfaith Action (PIA), People Acting in Community Together (PACT San Jose), People and Congregations Together (PACT Stockton), PICO California, San Diego Organizing Project (SDOP), Sacramento Area Congregations Together (ACT)

PICO California federations hosted or co-hosted twelve enrollment and education events across the state as a part of a national day of action in celebration of the four-year signing anniversary of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Health Care Access, Immigrant Integration PICO California ACA Day of Action: Celebrating #Health4All

March 20, 2014   ·   Berkeley Organizing Congregations for Action (BOCA), Congregations Building Community (CBC), Congregations Organizing for Renewal (COR), Contra Costa Interfaith Supporting Community Organization (CCISCO), Faith in Action Kern County, Faith in Community, Greater Long Beach Interfaith Community Organization (ICO), Inland Congregations United for Change (ICUC), L.A. Voice, Merced Organizing Project, Oakland Community Organizations (OCO), Orange County Congregation Community Organization (OCCCO), Peninsula Interfaith Action (PIA), People Acting in Community Together (PACT San Jose), People and Congregations Together (PACT Stockton), PICO California, Placer People of Faith Together, Sacramento Area Congregations Together (ACT), San Diego Organizing Project (SDOP), San Francisco Organizing Project (SFOP)

Detailed listing of PICO California Day of Action Events

Health Care Access, Immigrant Integration PICO California Plans Day of Action on the Affordable Care Act Four-Year Anniversary

March 18, 2014   ·   Berkeley Organizing Congregations for Action (BOCA), Congregations Building Community (CBC), Congregations Organizing for Renewal (COR), Contra Costa Interfaith Supporting Community Organization (CCISCO), Faith in Action Kern County, Faith in Community, Greater Long Beach Interfaith Community Organization (ICO), Inland Congregations United for Change (ICUC), L.A. Voice, Merced Organizing Project, Oakland Community Organizations (OCO), Orange County Congregation Community Organization (OCCCO), Peninsula Interfaith Action (PIA), People Acting in Community Together (PACT San Jose), People and Congregations Together (PACT Stockton), PICO California, Placer People of Faith Together, Sacramento Area Congregations Together (ACT), San Diego Organizing Project (SDOP), San Francisco Organizing Project (SFOP)

Immigrant Integration Vigils Call Attention to Citizenship Priorities

May 8, 2013   ·   Congregations Building Community (CBC), Contra Costa Interfaith Supporting Community Organization (CCISCO), Faith in Community, Inland Congregations United for Change (ICUC), Oakland Community Organizations (OCO), Orange County Congregation Community Organization (OCCCO), Peninsula Interfaith Action (PIA), People Acting in Community Together (PACT San Jose), San Francisco Organizing Project (SFOP)

PICO federations throughout the state are holding prayer vigils and other events to call attention to the 11 million aspiring Americans seeking a pathway to citizenship.

Immigrant Integration Introduction of Federal Legislation Sparks Vigils, Sustained Actions Around the Statue

April 28, 2013   ·   Congregations Building Community (CBC), Peninsula Interfaith Action (PIA), Sacramento Area Congregations Together (ACT), San Diego Organizing Project (SDOP), Faith in Community, Faith in Action Kern County, Inland Congregations United for Change (ICUC), Oakland Community Organizations (OCO), People Acting in Community Together (PACT San Jose), Placer People of Faith Together, L.A. Voice, PICO California

PICO's Campaign for Citizenship is launching a series of vigils and other events to call attention to much-needed amendments to the immigration reform bill introduced by the Senate's Gang of Eight.

Immigrant Integration Thousands participate in trainings, congressional meetings, and forums calling for pathway to citizenship

March 15, 2013   ·   PICO California, Congregations Building Community (CBC), Congregations Organizing for Renewal (COR), Merced Organizing Project, People and Congregations Together (PACT Stockton), Placer People of Faith Together, Sacramento Area Congregations Together (ACT)

PICO federations in California have launched the Campaign for Citizenship. Throughout the state, clergy and community leaders are joining together in trainings, meetings with Congressional representatives, and community forums.

Education The "Yes on 30" Campaign Begins!

August 7, 2012   ·   Congregations Building Community (CBC), Berkeley Organizing Congregations for Action (BOCA), L.A. Voice, People and Congregations Together (PACT Stockton), Peninsula Interfaith Action (PIA), People Acting in Community Together (PACT San Jose), PICO California, San Francisco Organizing Project (SFOP), Sacramento Area Congregations Together (ACT)

On Tuesday August 7th, PICO leaders and clergy from across the state gathered on the West Steps of the State Capitol to participate in Reclaim California’s Future’s campaign launch for Proposition 30.