“USCIS gives away $10 million in grants for fiscal year 2016”
The USA is a world leading country for the immigrants from different backgrounds that always gives support to its new citizens. This year is also no different, as usual, USCIS department has announced almost $10 million in funds to help and support immigrants following the Citizenship Preparation Programs in 21 states.
“The latest update on immigrants: For the new immigrants who are looking for citizenship of USA now can prepare themselves for the permanent member of this great Nation with endless opportunities. USCIS has announced grants for immigrants that are living in the USA underfunding to 46 organizations. Available in 21 states, these organization will get federal funding to support citizenship of immigrants through their services till September 2018.”
This great initiative by USA government started in 2009, so far USCIS the Citizenship Grant program reached people awarding a total of $63 million approx. In 37 states through public and private nonprofit organizations including the district of Columbia. This year the program has helped almost 156,000 permanent residents for citizenship. As a result, it helped a lot of people to become a part of a nation that is so generous and kind and is bacon to the rest of the world. This year according to USCIS an additional 36,000 residents will get citizenship under this program by Sep,2018.
On this occasion, the Director of USCIS León Rodríguez said:” These organizations will assist and provide crucial services to the immigrants as they will be a part of a great American Dream with great opportunities.”
This Grant program for USA citizenship is an important and integral part of USCIS efforts to help effectively the Immigrants with information’s and services and other public, private organizations. Multiple platforms are now offering immigrants help like Citizenship Resource Center. CRC is a web resource for people with material that will help them learn and guide to prepare for the process of citizenship. These efforts by the government with other federal partners and municipal agencies has brought awareness, importance of US citizenship among immigrants that are permanently residing in the USA.
The USA is one of the best destination for immigrants because of their efforts to the unit and works together supporting people from all backgrounds without any difference of race or color.