Justice For Our Neigbors

4th Monday of the Month

Iowa Justice For Our Neighbors (JFON) is a nonprofit organization, welcoming low-income immigrants of all faiths into our churches and communities by providing free, high-quality immigration legal services, education, and advocacy. 

Iowa Justice For Our Neighbors has been serving low-income clients in our communities since 1999.  Established by the United Methodist Committee on Relief in 1999, Iowa JFON helps people from all over the world.  Our services are available to all without regard to race, gender, or religion. Clinics are located in Cedar Rapids, Columbus Junction, Decorah, Des Moines, Ottumwa, Marshalltown and Storm Lake.

The JFON Legal Clinic is held at Grace in Fellowship Hall on the 4th Monday of each month from 4:30 to 9 p.m.

Legal Services

We provide help with

  • Family Reunification
  • Asylum Seekers
  • Domestic Abuse Victims (VAWA and U–Visa)
  • Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
  • General Consiltation

 

Advocacy

Iowa JFON is committed to bringing about change in immigration laws and public policy. Iowa JFON advocates for:

  • Family Unity
  • A Path to Citizenship
  • Humane Enforcement
  • Protection for Vulnerable Migrants

 

Education

  • We educate immigrant communities to better understand their rights and complex immigration process.
  • We equip broader communities to partner with immigrants in order to respond to changes in immigration policy and practice.
  • We engage with religious communities to understand immigration issues from a faith perspective.

Community Calendar

Mon 18
Mon 18

Parenting Way Family Meeting

June 18 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mon 18

Boy Scout Troop 61

June 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mon 18

Spiritual Direction

June 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue 19

Free Health Clinic Appointments

June 19 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Tue 19
Wed 20

Interfaith Clergy Meeting

June 20 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Wed 20
Wed 20

Overeaters Anonymous

June 20 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Fri 22
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