RELEASE: NAKASEC and Affiliates Announce DACA Renewals

For Immediate Release

June 6, 2014

Contact:
Emily Kessel, eakessel@nakasec.org
Jenny Seon, jenny@krcla.org
Heykyung Eum, heyeum@chicagokrcc.org

NAKASEC and Affiliates Announce DACA Renewals

WASHINGTON, D.C.— On June 5, 2014, the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS), Jeh Johnson, announced the renewal process for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) submitted a new form to the Federal Register, will allow individuals previously enrolled in DACA to renew their deferral for an additional two-year period.

The National Korean American Service and Education Consortium (NAKASEC) and its affiliates, Korean Resource Center (KRC) in Los Angeles, California and Korean American Resource and Cultural Center in Chicago, are providing assistance for DACA and DACA renewals.

For community members in Los Angeles who are interested in assistance with applying for DACA renewals or DACA as a first-time recipient, please visit the KRC website to secure an appointment.

For Information about the application process for DACA and DACA renewals, please visit the USCIS website.

Please click here to view the DACA Renewals FAQ.

For individual applicants in:

Los Angeles, California: KRC, (323) 937-3718, krcla.org

Chicago, Illinois: KRCC, (773) 588-9158, chicagokrcc.org

Other locations: NAKASEC, (703)-256-2208, nakasec.org

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The National Korean American Service & Education Consortium (NAKASEC) was founded in 1994 by local community centers to project a progressive voice and promote the full participation of Korean Americans on major social justice issues. NAKASEC maintains offices in Annandale, Virginia and Los Angeles, California. NAKASEC has affiliates in Chicago (Korean American Resource & Cultural Center) and Los Angeles (Korean Resource Center).