Larkin & Lacey Frontera Fund was founded by Jim Larkin and Michael Lacey in the year 1970. They are the founders of Village Voice media in the year 1970 which is used as alternative paper in Arizona.
During those times they were the first journalists to have been arrested, and they were jailed because of their work. They were arrested for exposing the Maricopa county affairs which had been under the leadership of Sherriff Joe Arpaio. Read more: Jim Larkin | LinkedIn and Jim Larkin | Angel.co
The company was formed when their charges were dropped by an attorney called Andrew Thomas. After they were released, they decided to sue Thomas, Arpaio and also the prosecutor Dennis. They said that their rights were violated and they thought that the deserved to be paid.In the year 2012, it was ruled out that the cause of their arrest was wrong. That is because there was no actual consultation from the grand jury.
When their case was sorted out into their favor, Larkin and Lacey were given $3.75 as compensation. This payment was later used towards the establishment of Frontera Fund which helped at assisting the Mexican or rather the Hispanic community from Phoenix. The company after the formation helped in supporting groups advocate for their rights.
They also helped in promoting the freedom of expression and speech as well as migrants and human rights. They participated throughout the Mexican border.
This company, Larkin and Lacey Frontera Fund is the Border Angels which is also referred to as ‘Angeles de Frontera’ The company is a non-profit making organization that is based in San-Diego. The company’s primary focus are immigration reforms, migrants rights and also prevention of deaths of the immigrants along the borders. Learn more about Jim Larkin and Michael Lacey: http://www.laceyandlarkinfronterafund.org/about-lacey-larkin-frontera-fund/michael-lacey/
The company Border Angels works in enhancing community education and also awareness programs that involve guided trips to where the desert is and even placing the water across the migrant crossing the routes. It touches on San Diego’s immigration that helps people work towards promotion and enhancement of justice amongst the community members. It helps in bringing back justice and truth in the united states of America.
The company, Larkin & Larkey Frontera Fund has been on the frontline advocating for good governance and has helped in working towards ensuring enhancement of human rights. They have sponsored a company by name GROUP which is usually led by youth who works towards administration of justice across the Arizona states. The GROUP is a formation of migrants from Mexico who fights for students rights across the entire country. Read more: Michael Lacey | Twitter
These undocumented students have been working towards harmonization of students fees across the whole state. There was a law which used to exploit students across the globe by increasing fees for the migrants. They were also advocating for the employment of students living in the United States.
The migrants who did not have documents from the USA used to be discriminated a lot, and they used to find it very difficult for them to survive in America, precisely those people who came from the Mexican border.