The Reform Immigration for Texas Alliance, RITA, is the leading grassroots statewide alliance of pro-immigrant organizations and allies in the business, religious, and law enforcement sector. RITA is working to develop and foster an inclusive environment in Texas.
RITA was founded in 2009 by a group of organizations who saw the need to collaborate for immigration reform.
RITA is a project of the Border Network for Human Rights.
Executive Committee Members:
- Austin Immigrant Rights Coalition (AIRC)
- Border Network for Human Rights (BNHR)
- Casa de Proyecto Libertad
- Faith in Texas
- La Union del Pueblo Entero (LUPE)
- Movimiento del Valle por los Derechos Humanos
- South Texas Human Rights Center
- Workers Defense Project
Member Organizations: ACLU of Texas; ARISE, Rio Grande Valley; Alianza Mexicana, Houston; Coalición de Organizaciones Mexicanas, North Texas; Education Austin; Equal Voice Network, Rio Grande Valley; FIEL, Houston; Fuerza del Valle Worker’s Center, Rio Grande Valley; La Frontera Ministries, Rio Grande Valley; Interfaith Welcome Coalition, San Antonio; Latinos Inmigrantes Triunfadores (LITE), Houston; Mi Familia Vota; Migrant Rights Collective/Colectivo Derechos de Migrantes, Houston; MoveOn.org Central Texas; National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health; North Texas DREAM Team; Proyecto Juan Diego, Rio Grande Valley; Proyecto Azteca, Rio Grande Valley; Texas Organizing Project (TOP).
Be part of building of movement to protect immigrant communities in Texas.