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Mercer County ID Card

January 17 @ 5:00 pm - 6:45 pm

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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Thursday, repeating until May 31, 2019

All Mercer County residents are eligible for this photo ID card, which provides the cardholder’s personal identifying information, medical risk factors, and emergency contact information. This privately issued card, sponsored by the One Community Coalition, may be used at social service agencies, schools, clinics, parks, post offices, and to access basic municipal or health services and as a form of identification by check cashing companies, banks, retail stores or other establishments. The Latin American Legal Defense & Education Fund, a nonprofit advocacy group, issues the card. There is a $15 cost ($10 for youth under 21 and seniors over 65) per card to cover expenses.

 

Documentation required: Proof of identity with a photo: Any state/county/country ID or driver’s license; passport or consulate authentication; green card or work permit; welfare card with original birth certificate AND proof of address in your name; lease, utility bill, financial account statement, money transfer order, hospital bill, etc.  For additional info, see www.laldef.org.

 

Co-sponsored by the library and the Latin American Legal Defense & Education Fund.

Details

Date:
January 17
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:45 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://laldef.org/community-cards/

Venue

Princeton Room – Second Floor
65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
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Other

In-House Program Category
Program
Staff Contact
Kim Dorman
Setup Required
Keyboard, mouse and boxes in cabinet to right of map case. Key at Information Desk
Summary
All Mercer County residents are eligible for this photo ID card, which provides the cardholder’s personal identifying information, medical risk factors, and emergency contact information. This privately issued card, sponsored by the One Community Coalition, may be used at social service agencies, schools, clinics, parks, post offices, and to access basic municipal or health services and as a form of identification by check cashing companies, banks, retail stores or other establishments. The Latin American Legal Defense & Education Fund, a nonprofit advocacy group, issues the card. There is a $15 cost ($10 for youth under 21 and seniors over 65) per card to cover expenses. Documentation required: Proof of identity with a photo: Any state/county/country ID or driver’s license; passport or consulate authentication; green card or work permit; welfare card with original birth certificate AND proof of address in your name; lease, utility bill, financial account statement, money transfer order, hospital bill, etc.  For additional info, see www.laldef.org. Co-sponsored by the library and the Latin American Legal Defense & Education Fund.
Co-Presenters
LALDEF
Informational Website
http://www.laldef.org/
Series
Mercer County ID Program
Age Groups
Adult
Status of Post
P - Edited and Published