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Welcome Alan Ramirez to CIMA!!

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**In English Below

Estamos emocionadxs de anunciar a Alan Luis Ramirez  como parte del personal de CIMA, Alan ha sido recientemente traído como organizador comunitario para CIMA.

Alan es de Hendersonville, NC y espera agregar al movimiento de derechos de lxs inmigrantes del Oeste de Carolina del Norte, a través de interseccionalidad y alentado líderes que vienen de comunidades directamente afectadx. Alan pelea por justicia transformativa en Asheville, trayendo su corazón, carisma y pasión al espacio que está presente. Recientemente graduado de la Universidad de  Appalachian State donde estudio Medios Electronicos & Radiofusion. También trae conocimiento y talentos organizativos a la organización. Como un miembro del 2016 con IGNITE NC, el organizo a estudiantes en el colegio de UNC-Asheville para apoyar causas locales y nacionales. Colaboro con Democracy NC para registrar y entrenar defensores votantes durante voto anticipado y el dia de electiones; empodero a estudiantes a crear cambios perdurables en su campus o universidad por acción directa, charlas y marchas.

Es por eso que queremos darle la bienvenida a Alan en la organización y las gracias por el amor y pasión que tiene para la comunidad del Oeste de Carolina del Norte.

Gracias Compas.

Personal de CIMA.

**In English**

We are excited to announce Alan Ramirez as part of CIMA’s staff; Alan has been recently brought on as a community organizer for CIMA.

Alan is from Hendersonville, NC and hopes to add to the Immigrants’ Rights Movement in Western NC, through intersectionality and uplifting leaders who come from communities that are directly impacted.  Alan fights for transformative justice in Asheville, bringing his heart, charisma and passion to every space that he is present. He has recently graduated from Appalachian State University where he studied Electronic Media & Broadcasting. Also brings knowledge and organizing skills towards the organization. As a 2016 IGNITE NC fellow, he organized students on UNC-Asheville’s campus to support causes locally and nationally.  Collaborated with Democracy NC to register and train Vote Defenders during early voting and Election Day and empowered students to create lasting change on their campus or university through direct action, teach-ins and rallies.

We would like to welcome Alan to the organization and thank him for the love and passion that he has for the Western North Carolina community.

Thank you Compas.

CIMA’s Staff

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