Join us for the 2019 Liberty Dinner with Lorella Praeli, the ACLU National Director of Immigration Policy and Campaigns!
At the 2019 Liberty Dinner, learn how Oregon is leading the fight to protect immigrant and refugee rights. National Director of Immigration Policy Lorella Praeli will share what this fight looks like on a national level. Enjoy a dinner and auction, and together, we will continue to creat a more perfect union, for all.
ACLU of Oregon Liberty Dinner, Featuring Lorella Praeli
Friday, February 22, 2019. 5:30 p.m.
Oregon Convention Center
777 NE MLK Jr. Blvd.
Portand, OR, 97232
Lorella Praeli is the ACLU's National Director of Immigration Policy and Campaigns, shaping the organization's advocacy and engagement on immigration issues and leading teams around the country. She also plays a key role in shaping the ACLU's new grassroots organizing work and liaise with congretional offices and federal agencies on priority issue areas. As one of the most accomplished and talented immigration leaders in the country, that has been Praeli's specialty for years.
Praeli came to the United States from Perú as a child and spent almost 13 years as an undocumented immigrant. She recently served as director of advocacy and policy for United We Dream, the largest immigrant youth-led organization in the country. There, she led UWD's push to implement Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), pass comprehensive immigration reform, and pursuade the Obama administration to protect four million undocumented immigrants through Deferred Action fo Parents of Americans (DAPA).