Blog

May
29
Contractor-Chef, Chef Carlos Cardenas, walks us through the steps for traditional Mexican guacamole, a perfect warm-weather snack. Carlos, a friend of GYH, is a multi-talented immigrant from Mexico and trained chef who is a recently launched @NotYour… Read More
May
22
Elevate your brunch this weekend with a homemade leek quiche! GYH client, Chef Mark Courseille, walks you through the steps for how to make this French classic at home. If you would like to support the chef and thank him for his efforts, Venmo him a… Read More
May
19
Students will soon be able to pay in-state tuition at Virginia universities regardless of immigration status. Currently, undocumented students, and some with pending applications for legal status, do not qualify for in-state tuition. The higher out-o… Read More
May
18
DC bartender and friend of GYH David Martin shares three super easy cocktails for all of you missing the bars this Spring. As you learn these no-frills cocktails, give a wink to the iconic Madam’s Organ mural in the background, a well-known landmar… Read More
May
15
COVID-19 FAQ: GYH Attorney Elana Gold sheds light on a new lawsuit over part of the CARES Act on the basis that it discriminates against undocumented immigrants. Typically, under the aid package, parents qualify for $500 per dependent. However, the C… Read More
May
11
COVID-19 FAQ: Senior Attorney Adriana Robinson elaborates on common questions surrounding the Presidential Proclamation suspending immigration for foreign nationals who “present a risk to the U.S. labor market during the economic recovery”… Read More
May
8
Master Sommelier and GYH client, Michael Engelmann, explains the basics of wine tasting, what to look for when you pop open a new bottle and how to sound like a pro when describing your favorite glass. Michael Engelmann was named Best Sommelier in Am… Read More
May
7
Lawful permanent residents (LPRs) sometimes need to apply for I-551 or ADIT stamps as temporary proof of permanent resident status while awaiting issuance of their green cards. Due to the closure of local USCIS field offices, some LPRs are wondering… Read More
May
1
Venezuelan Master Chocolatier and GYH Client Anabella Arcay demonstrates how to temper chocolate and make chocolate mendiants, a simple classic confection that makes a great gift for friends and family. Perhaps a Mother’s Day gift… If your mom do… Read More
Apr
28
Daily COVID-19 FAQ: Le lundi 20 avril 2020, Donald Trump a tweeté qu’il « signerait un décret présidentiel pour suspendre temporairement l’immigration aux États-Unis! », ce qui a provoqué consternation et confusion chez les immigra… Read More