Organization

Kids in Need of Defense (KIND)

Washington, DC | http://supportkind.org/
Joined in July 2009

About Us

KIND was founded by the Microsoft Corporation and UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie, and is the leading national organization that works to ensure that no refugee or immigrant child faces immigration court alone. We do this in partnership with over 531 law firms, corporate legal departments, law schools, and bar associations has served more than 16,386 children since 2009, and trained over 26,018 private sector attorneys to provide them with high quality representation in their deportation proceedings. KIND promotes protection of children in countries of origin and transit countries and works to address the root causes of child migration from Central America. KIND also advocates to change law, policy, and practices to improve the protection of unaccompanied children in the United States, by educating policymakers, the media, and the broader public about the violence that is driving children out of Central America and their need for protection.

KIND was founded by the Microsoft Corporation and UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie, and is the leading national organization that works to ensure that no refugee or immigrant child faces immigration court alone. We do this in…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Immigrants or Refugees

Location

  • 1201 l street
    Washington, DC 20005

Current listings by Kids in Need of Defense (KIND)

JobsLocationDate Posted
Pro Bono Coordinating AttorneyLos Angeles, CAJuly 8, 2019
Social Services CoordinatorLos Angeles, CAJuly 8, 2019
Senior Pro Bono Coordinating AttorneyBoston, MAJune 26, 2019