Job Posting: The Southeast Immigrant Freedom Initiative (SIFI)

The Southeast Immigrant Freedom Initiative (SIFI) is currently hiring a Project Coordinator for our new deportation defense initiative at LaSalle Detention Center in Jena, LA.


The Southeast Immigrant Freedom Initiative (SIFI) provides high-quality, holistic pro bono legal representation to immigrants detained in the southeastern United States. By ensuring that skilled attorneys are available to protect detained immigrants’ due process rights, the SIFI endeavors to win every meritorious deportation defense case arising out of Trump-era immigration enforcement actions. SIFI was developed by the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) and is a collaboration between SPLC, the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), the American Immigration Council (Council), and the Innovation Law Lab (Law Lab). The American Immigration Representation Project (AIRP) is supporting SIFI and is working with the Council to expand pro bono support.


The SIFI Project Coordinator will manage daily operations for a team of full-time staff and pro-bono attorneys, in order to provide the highest quality legal case support to individuals detained in the LaSalle Detention Center in Jena, Louisiana.


Please see the job description for more details and information on how to apply:


Feel free to reach out if you or potential applicants have any questions!






Jenna Finkle

Outreach Paralegal | Asistente Legal

Immigrant Justice Project | Proyecto de Justicia Inmigrante

Southern Poverty Law Center

1055 St. Charles Avenue, Suite 505

New Orleans, LA 70130

Work: (504) 526-1501

Cell: (504) 259-1726


Job Opening: Senior Program Coordinator – Academic Community Engagement, Partnerships

Good Afternoon,

Thank you for considering and spreading the word about our current job opening which closes on June 18. Find description attached.

Senior Program Coordinator – Academic Community Engagement, Tulane University’s Center for Public Service

IRC11830 Job Posting

The Senior Program Coordinator works under the supervision of the Assistant Director of Academic Community Engagement Partnerships to support academic and extra curricular public service programs in maintaining community partnerships and coordinating community focused initiatives. Duties include collaboration with other staff members in obtaining and maintaining required partnership documentation, organizing and leading community focused programs, strategically recruiting and securing community agency participation in CPS programming, and assistance with assessment of academically based service and community needs.


Appreciatively, Amanda


Amanda Buberger

Assistant Director, Academic Community Engagement

Tulane University’ s Center for Public Service

301 Alcee Fortier Hall

6823 St. Charles Avenue

New Orleans, LA 70118-5665

o: (504) 862-8058

c: (504) 473-6290

f: (504) 862-8061



Job Announcement: City of New Orleans 311 Bilingual Operator

Dear all,

I am sharing the link to the job announcement for a 311 bilingual operator. Please share the link with your contacts.

Here’s a link to the 311 bilingual operator job listing on

Thank you!



Lisbeth L. Pedroso

Neighborhood Liaison | District C – West Bank

Mayor’s Neighborhood Engagement Office | City of New Orleans

1300 Perdido Street | Suite 8E15 | New Orleans, LA 70112 | (o) 504-658-4933 | (c) 504-623-5697