About our cause Uniting behind immigration reform

We have a once in a generation opportunity to pass comprehensive immigration reform. FWD.us is building a grassroots movement to make sure Congress fixes our broken system.

Worth fighting for Our goals for reform

Secure our Borders

Provide law enforcement the tools necessary to secure the border will allow them to focus resources version enforcement priorities such as violent criminals and terror threats.

Family & Economy

Reform would create millions of jobs, reduce the deficit, and allow for innovation to keep the U.S. globally competitive. Reform would also strengthen millions of American families.


Provide a Pathway

Create a pathway to citizenship for 11 million undocumented immigrants currently living in the United States who do not have legal status.

E-Verify

Develop a simple and effective employment verification system. Establish a streamlined process for admitting future workers to ensure that we continue to promote innovation and meet our workforce needs.

Hard numbers Why immigration reform matters

11 million

Undocumented immigrants are left without a pathway to citizenship.

2.1 million

DREAMers were brought to the U.S. as children and are left without a way to become citizens.

1.4 million

Jobs would be created across the country if we passed immigration reform.

$897 billion

Amount immigration reform would reduce the federal deficit over 20 years.

$329 billion

Would be added to the American economy if DREAMers were given citizenship.

Immigration reform affects everyone Meet people affected by our broken system

Justino came to the United States at age 11, escaping poverty and domestic violence in Mexico. His American Dream was to be an aerospace engineer, but he was never able to attend an engineering program because he was undocumented. Since receiving DACA in 2012, Justino attends UCLA and is organizing the community of undocumented students to advocate for immigration reform.

Mariana is an immigrant from Brazil. After over 20 years of navigating our broken immigration system, Mariana has only recently received permanent residence.

Rishi graduated from a university in Texas and went on to work at companies at the fusion of tech and healthcare. Though his contribution to the United States is undeniable, he must continually fight to stay in this country and have the ability to work.

Make immigration reform a reality Get Involved

Contact Congress

The Senate acted on immigration reform last year. Now it's on the House to act. Let them know you support reform.

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Show Congress it's time for reform by taking a photo of yourself or a loved one, and we will mail it as a postcard to your representative.

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We're going to pass immigration reform by creating a grassroots movement. Sign up to volunteer today.

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Own a part of the movement to pass immigration reform by making a donation to FWD.us today.

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Learn more About FWD.us

Now that you know about our primary goal — immigration reform — take a moment to learn about our team and founders or check out our jobs page to see how you can join the fight.

Our Team

Meet the people behind FWD.us.

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Our Founders

The leaders behind the movement.

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