Citizenship Day in Boston 2015 was a great success! Together with the Mayor’s Office of New Bostonians and Goodwin Procter, we helped 256 legal permanent residents apply for citizenship – making Citizenship Day 2015 the largest citizenship workshop in New England!
The countries of origin represented were: Haiti, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Colombia, Cape Verde, Jamaica, Barbados, Honduras, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela, Mexico, Brazil, Peru, Argentina, Costa Rica, Montserrat, Netherlands, St. Lucia, Bangladesh, Belize, Ecuador, Guyana, Malaysia, Morocco, Nicaragua, Panama, Serbia, and South Korea.
Read more about the event below:
The Dorchester Reporter covered the event and preceding press conference.
The Boston Bar Association hosted a training in advance of the citizenship workshop and followed volunteers at the event.