Get Involved

No matter if you are first, second, third generation, or beyond, we all benefited from the help received by those who came before us. Now it’s your chance to reach out and lend a hand. Here are ways you can get involved with One Chicago.

Become a Community Navigator

Community Navigators are volunteers who bridge the gap between community residents and accredited immigration lawyers.

Get involved as a Community Navigator.

Offer Legal Assistance

Provide legal interpretation
Volunteer as an interpreter for immigrants applying for legal status.

Offer pro bono assistance
Thanks to the support of hundreds of pro bono attorneys, the National Immigration Justice Center (NIJC) has made critical advances in the lives of hundreds of thousands of vulnerable immigrants, refugees and asylum seekers. NIJC welcomes interested attorneys to join its pro bono team. NIJC provides training and case support as necessary throughout the life of a case. Learn more about the program and inquire about upcoming trainings.

Build Awareness

Share our City’s values and our stories with your friends, family, community, and businesses.

Join the NIJC’s Ambassador program.

You can also follow us on social media for regular updates regarding One Chicago.

Find Legal Assistance

Contact Heartland Alliance’s National Immigrant Justice Center at 312-660-1370 or visit

Find a Know Your Rights Training

Contact The Resurrection Project at 312-666-3062 or visit