State College, PA – June 7, 2018 – Global Connections and Thrive International Programs will offer an educational presentation explaining the legal rights of immigrants under United States immigration law. Attendees can more about interacting with law enforcement and how to plan in case parents or other caregivers are detained. This presentation is intended for any individuals under immigration, as well as their friends, family, and interested community members. The presentation will also provide an overview of the low-cost government-accredited immigration law services provided by Thrive International Programs. This event will be held on Friday, June 15th from 1 – 3 pm at Room 201, State College Municipal Building (243 S. Allen Street, State College PA). It is free and open to the public, although an RSVP is recommended: https://goo.gl/forms/9b6OiqSjQMEtcbY03. Thrive International Programs is a non-profit located in Williamsport, PA. Its mission is to equip people from diverse cultures with increased language proficiency and cultural competence, provide immigration-related legal assistance, and offer opportunities for individuals to integrate with and serve in the community. Global Connections is a non-profit, community-based organization affiliated with the United Way of Centre County and the Pennsylvanian State University. For more than 55 years Global Connections has been promoting intercultural sharing and understanding, and fostering a welcoming and inclusive community through service, education, advocacy, and partnership. For more details about the event, visit www.gc-cc.org. Call 814-863-3927 for any questions.