Your donations to Al Otro Lado go directly to serving indigent deportees, migrants, and refugees in Tijuana and Los Ángeles. Here are some of the ways your donation may be used:


Our Medical-Legal Project may use your $500 donation to help five individuals/families connect with free legal and social services or $80,000 worth of donations to pay for one full-time Attorney to help dozens of clients. Read more about our Medical-Legal Project and how your donation will be used.

Our Border Rights Project may use your $500 donation to provide individual Legal Orientation for five detained asylum seekers or your $5,000 donation to pay for one Refugee Clinic, providing legal orientation for up to 50 refugee families. Read more about the Border Rights Project and how your donation will be used.

Our Deportee Program may use $40,000 of donations to pay one full-time Legal Assistant, drastically increasing program capacity or $80,000 to pay one full-time Attorney to help deportees return to the U.S. legally. Read more about our Deportee Program and how your donation will be used.

We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, meaning your contributions are tax deductible and do not represent payment for goods or services received. We will never sell, trade, or publish a donor’s personal information.


Please consider donating below. We greatly appreciate your support.