JUNE UPDATES – Immigration Parole for TPS and DACA Recipients

JUNE 2023

Upcoming Events



Join us for a Hybrid Information Session on Immigration Parole for TPS and DACA Recipients.

 Date: June 17th, 2023 from 11:00am to 1:00pm

Join us via zoom or in-person!

Location: 1460 E. Holt Avenue Pomona, CA 91767


Join Virtually!




Join us for the June CommUNITY Pull Up!

Date: Tuesday 6/6/2023 3-5pm
Location: 681 E Foothill Blvd. Pomona, CA 91767

This is a FREE, Family Event!! Music, Haircuts, BBQ, Baby Essentials, Community Resources, & More! We HOPE to see you there!


College for All Advocacy Day will be happening on June 21 and June 22 as we join others to advocate for various bills in Sacramento!

As a recap, our top priorities are:
– Transfer Best Practices: (Mention concern of AB 811), AB 506/AB 654, AB 1749, AB 368
– Fin Aid/Basic Needs: AB 1400, AB 789, AB 1393
– Data: AB 714
– School-to-Prison: SB 274
– Debt relief: SB220/AB35

Our organization is at full capacity for Advocacy Day, however, we might be able to get more slots should there be more than four interested. 

Please send me an e-mail right away if you are interested and you can commit to doing a training in early June!

Please email Jose at Jose_Calderon@pitzer.edu


On April 17, 2023, the Pomona City Council unanimously approved funding for LRT’s Pomona Jobs Program (PJP) through the City’s American Rescue Plan (ARP) dollars. PJP is a program in partnership with the Institute for Ecological Civilization (EcoCiv) and the Wellbeing Economy Alliance California (WeAll) that will establish an Anchor Institution Collaborative and High Road Training Partnerships to create at least 30 to 50 new, high-quality jobs in Pomona. LRT and EcoCiv are in the process of developing job descriptions for the staff that will lead this groundbreaking initiative in our region. The goal is to kick-off the organizing work for PJP this summer.

Stay tuned for more details and updates on the New Economy’s projects and PJP and to learn about how you can get involved. 


I would like to take some time to thank every single person at the Latino and Latina Roundtable for their contribution in making my time at the organization a great experience.

I have been working as the lead community organizer for EmPOWER for the past year, a position that helped me learn more about clean mobility and environmental justice. It has been a pleasure to work with the community and expand my knowledge of what it is to fight for clean mobility in our area.

As of May 31st, I will be fully transitioning out of my role at the Latino and Latina Roundtable. It was an honor to get to help out so many individuals and make some great relationships and connections. Latino and Latina Roundtable will always be a home to me and I am so excited to see the organization grow and expand throughout the years.

In Solidarity,

Kimberly Hernandez


The Latino and Latina Roundtable will be hiring 2 full time positions very soon…

Have a passion and active interest in social justice, environmental justice, health, and mental health?

Come work with the Latino and Latina Roundtable!

Please stay tuned and follow our social media to hear about the positions opening up, we would love to have you join our team!

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Need help with utility bills and debt? Interested in a new electric vehicle? Need assistance passing a SMOG check? Would you like to improve your home with little to no cost? Apply to emPOWER and find out which programs you qualify for!

For assistance call (626) 600-9498

Apply Now!



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