Interfaith Movement for Human Integrity

Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Buddhism, the Baháʼí faith and many others share a central commitment to the sacredness of every person.

Welcome the refugee.
Treat the stranger as your own.
Compassion knows no borders.
Love has no walls.

For more than twenty years, the Interfaith Movement for Human Integrity has been joining hands with people of faith to act on these core beliefs. We defend the humanity of the immigrant and fight for the rights of the incarcerated. Working at the intersection of spirituality and social movements, we mobilize congregations to take a stand on issues of social justice like immigration and mass incarceration… [read more]



One important root cause is missing from this WH strategy. The one that would be easiest for the US to do....stop US military and security aid to Honduras like what is proposed in H.R. 1574, the Berta Cáceres Human Rights in Honduras Act. US policy is also a Root Cause.

Vice President Kamala Harris@VP

Today, we released our strategy to address the root causes of migration from Central America—which is centered around helping the people of the region find hope at home.

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  • Project Thrive: Floreciendo tus Sueños
    IM4HI is excited to announce that we are one of eight organizations awarded a grant through the California Department of Labor’s SEED Initiative to promote the entrepreneurship of immigrants, English language learners, and those who face employment barriers, regardless of their immigration status. Together with you, IM4HI has been accompanying and supporting immigrants, asylum seekers […]
  • Our faith values safeguard the human rights of DACA recipients, asylum seekers, and unaccompanied minors
    By: Miriam Noriega, IM4HI Program Director I still believe in my country, even though I have personally experienced discrimination for being undocumented. This week the immigrant and ally community felt a gut punch at the news of the judge stopping new applicants for DACA. The right to work is a human right, and ending DACA […]
  • Just Closures: Releases Not Transfers
    Please join Detention Watch Network for “Just Closures: Releases Not Transfers” webinar. During this one hour webinar, learn from attorneys and organizers on how to demand and push for releases not transfers as we continue to build the movement to shut down immigration detention centers. Speakers will also highlight pitfalls from shutdown fights and the […]
  • Video – Hilda and Misael speak
    Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange, Summer Public Witness is a gathering of prayer and reflection that brings attention to the troubles in our time.  In this event, co-hosted by Interfaith Movement for Human Integrity’s Hilda Cruz, Misael tells his story, giving witness to the challenges minors face once they arrive in the U.S. (July […]
  • My Immigrant Family Separated by Deportation / A Prayer for Hugo
      By: Hulissa AguilarPrologue by: IM4HI Staff It is with heavy hearts that we share this prayer for Hugo and uplift the voice of Hulissa Aguilar. Despite tremendous efforts from his family and the local community, we were unable to prevent the deportation of Hugo, a member of the Interfaith Movement family. He leaves behind […]