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LGBTQ Asylum Seekers Face Layered Marginalization, So These Four Organizations Are Here to Help

September 5th, 2019|

Teen Vogue

Teen Vogue identifies AsylumConnect as one of four organizations countering the challenging asylum seeking process for LGBTQ asylum seekers.

NYC Food Cart Vendors Protest After Being Pushed Out of Spots by Business Group

August 7th, 2019|

Vice

Read this Vice article about how SVP amplified the voice of Wahede Whab and advocated for him with a rally when bike racks and planters were placed in his family's fruit stand spot of 35 years

Midtown food cart operators say 34th Street Partnership is using planters, benches to force them out

August 5th, 2019|

AMNY

AmNewYork on SVP's advocacy for 31st and 32nd St. food carts, who have been pushed out by the 34th Street Partnership's use of planters and benches.