A free Citizenship Class series will be held at District 1199C Training & Upgrading Fund beginning March 3, 2020, with free (or reduced) Citizenship Application Assistance.
Presented by HIAS PA, the Philadelphia Citizenship Action Network (P-CAN), and District 1199C Training & Upgrading Fund, and funded by USCIS Citizenship & Integration Grant Program. (Student citizenship book and CD: $28.00)
Any legal permanent resident (LPR for 1 week or more!) with a valid “green card” is eligible for this program. While the curriculum focuses on passing the naturalization test, it also supplies a strong foundation in ESL Civics for High Intermediate and above learners (the class is multi-level). District 1199C Training & Upgrading Fund is centrally located in Center City Philadelphia (Broad and Chestnut Streets) and is easily accessible by public transportation.
In this program, students will:
Meet with immigration attorneys to check eligibility for citizenship
Get help completing the N-400 application, the Fee Waiver I-912, and other USCIS forms
Receive 10 weeks of FREE intensive instruction [tutoring is available!]
And learn EVERYTHING necessary to:
pass the Civics test
pass the Naturalization Interview
become a US citizen!
PLUS improve English skills
Tuesday, March 3, 2020, 9:30am: Information & Registration Session:
Tuesday, March 10, 2020, 9:30am: English Assessment Test
Class Schedule: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9:30am – 12:00pm
Class starts: Thursday, March 12 — Completes: Thursday, May 21, 2020
attend the Information/Registration session to be enrolled in the classes
bring Permanent Resident Card (Green Card) to the Information/Registration session
take both the English Assessment Entrance AND Exit Exams to be enrolled
Applicants must also:
be 18 years or older
have a valid Permanent Resident/Green Card
live in Philadelphia, Montgomery, Bucks, Delaware or Chester County
have basic English skills
have a clean criminal background
Complete the form, select “Citizenship” and click “SUBMIT”
Call 215-568-2580 or email.
Immigration questions must be directed to Mary Clark, Esq.