¡HICA! Celebrates 15th Anniversary with "Los Barons"
May 14, 2014
¡HICA! will celebrate our 15th Anniversary by inviting all members of the community to Regions Field to a night with the Birmingham Barons on Saturday, June 7th at 6:30pm. All of the Barons players and coaches will be wearing special "Los Barons" jer... Read More...
 
 
¡HICA! Launches Campaign to Prevent Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault/ ¡HICA! Lanza Campaña Contra la Violencia Doméstica y el Asalto Sexual
March 13, 2014
Desde ahora hasta el 11 de mayo (el Día de la Madre), ¡HICA! estará haciendo una campaña para educar a la comunidad latina de Alabama sobre la violencia doméstica y el abuso sexual, con la meta de prevenir esta violencia.From now through May 11 (Moth... Read More...
 
 
¡HICA! Reaches Settlement in Court Case Against HB56
October 30, 2013
BIRMINGHAM, AL (Oct. 30, 2013)-On Tuesday, Oct. 29, the parties involved in the court case ¡HICA! v. Bentley against Alabama's harsh anti-immigrant law HB 56 entered into a settlement agreement to make final each of the court rulings and end litigati... Read More...
 
 
¡HICA! Launches Campaign Against Housing Discrimination
October 7, 2013
Starting October 3, 2013 ¡HICA! joins the National Association for Latino Community Asset Builders (NALCAB) in partnership with the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), to launch a national campaign to bring attention to fair housing an... Read More...
 
 
¡HICA! Featured in NALCAB's Newsletter
September 9, 2013
¡HICA! was featured in the Member Spotlight of the summer newsletter from the National Association for Latino Community Asset Builders (NALCAB). NALCAB provides essential funding to ¡HICA!'s programs, especially our Asset Building and Economic Develo... Read More...
 
 
Alabama Civil Justice Foundation (ACJF) Helps Hispanic Tornado Victims
March 11, 2013
In late April 2011, deadly tornadoes and thunderstorms ripped through Alabama, devastating dozens of cities and killing more than 190 people across the state... Read More...
 
 
Court Temporarily Halts Implementation of Two Provisions of Alabama's Un-Constitutional, Anti-Immigrant Law Court
November 13, 2011
Alabama Coalition for Immigrant Justice Press Release Press Release from SPLC, NILC, ACLU, et. al.... Read More...
 
 
¡HICA! Outraged at Denial of Stay, Seeks Emergency Request
November 13, 2011
The Hispanic Interest Coalition of Alabama condemns Chief U.S District Judge Sharon Blackburns decision today to deny its request of a motion to stay provisions of HB56 that were not previously enjoined. ¡HICA! and its fellow plaintiffs will seek an... Read More...
 
 
¡HICA! Disapproves of HB56 Ruling, Vows to Appeal
October 9, 2011
The Hispanic Interest Coalition of Alabama (¡HICA!) expresses grave concerns about the preliminary injunction issued today by Chief U.S District Judge Sharon Blackburn. Although the ruling enjoined key parts of Alabamas anti-immigrant law HB56, it a... Read More...
 
 
NCLR & HICA Board Member Express Grave Concern of HB56 Effects on Schools
October 6, 2011
Board Member Roseann Rodriguez participated in a press call organized by the National Council of La Raza about the devastating effects of HB56 on Alabama's schools and children.FEAR MOUNTS OVER IMPLEMENTATION OF HB 56 AND ITS DAMAGING EFFECTS ON ALAB... Read More...