Child Refugee to Citizen

Child Refugee to Citizen

Child Refugee to Citizen By CIAC client “G” I came to the United States when I was one year old as a refugee from Somalia. After being born in a refugee camp and traveling across the world, I felt blessed to to have the opportunity to learn English and to...
A Family Reunited

A Family Reunited

A Family Reunited Jessica Weaver We are thrilled that our client Daniel was approved for his immigrant visa and has been reunited with his wife after a five-year journey through the immigration legal system. Marsha and Daniel were featured in our November 2021 article...
A Window into an Asylum Seeker’s World

A Window into an Asylum Seeker’s World

A Window into an Asylum Seeker’s World By Chelsy Gevas, Senior Staff Attorney Hello CIAC family and friends! The greatest privilege we have at CIAC is meeting with our clients. To hear their stories is to be reminded of God’s deep compassion for the persecuted,...
Celebrating a new year at CIAC

Celebrating a new year at CIAC

Celebrating a new year at CIAC Jessica Weaver We have so much to celebrate as we enter a new year and reflect on all that God did in 2021. Some 2021 highlights: We added Rogerio and Soraya Torres as full-time employees and welcomed their family to Pittsburgh. We...
A Family Reunited

Post Gazette 11/28-2021

Pittsburgh Post Gazette Reunited for Good North Side non-profit helps Pittsburgh’s Immigrants Joshua Axelrod Marsha Boyce was born in Brownsville, raised in Homewood and currently resides in Oakmont.The 56-year-old is a Penn Hills High School and Geneva College...
Alliance Life 11/12-2021

Alliance Life 11/12-2021

Alliance Life Advocacy for the Foreigner Caring for the legal needs of immigrants Jessica Weaver When Marsha walked down a dusty road to the church doors in West Africa to her wedding, she wasn’t worried about dirt on her white dress. “I was marrying the love of my...