Together, we are stronger

Detention Watch Network (DWN) is a national membership coalition that brings together advocates and organizers to unify strategy and build partnerships on a local and national level to end immigration detention.

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The Value of DWN Membership

With a DWN membership, you have access to expert analysis, technical assistance, timely resources and meaningful trainings to strengthen and support your work.

  • Build your knowledge and power
  • Enhance your expertise
  • Amplify your work
  • Collaborate with members nationwide

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Our Member Community

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As a member of DWN, I look forward to the DWN strategy meetings, which are always so well organized, and give our team a chance to meet other members doing amazing work.

— Cristina Parker, Immigration Projects Director, Grassroots Leadership

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FAQ on Membership

  • When is the membership year?
    The DWN membership year runs from June 1st through May 31st. Organizational and individual members are expected to renew their memberships in June and July.
  • Why is there a dues payment?
    Member dues are a core component to DWN's growth and sustainability. They ensure a non-restricted income stream for DWN campaign activities and to strengthen the work of our members.

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