MALDEF, the Latino Legal Voice for Civil Rights in America, is dedicated to protecting and promoting the civil rights of Latinos living across the United States, through advocacy, communications, community education, and litigation. MALDEF focuses its efforts in the areas of education, employment, immigrant rights, and political access.
Paid career positions are available, as well as short-term, 15 hours per week legal internships in four U.S. cities.
Organization Focus: Civil Liberties for Mexican-Americans and the Latino Community
Location: Los Angeles, San Antonio, Chicago, Washington, D.C.
Employment/Career Link: https://www.maldef.org/about/career-opportunities/
Keywords for DB: Civil Rights|Immigration|Policy|Poverty