Q: What process does my friend need to go through in order to work here?
I am asking on behalf of a friend -- she wants to be able to work in the US. Her mother was born on a US air force base in Greece and was a US citizen by birth, she later then moved to Greece and grew up there and eventually married her husband who is not a US citizen. she later had a child who is the friend in question. eventually the mother divorced her father and took her with her to the US where she entered on a B2 Visa with original intent to return to Greece but she never did. She came here when she is 8 and is now 20 and still lives with her mother and only found out in the last couple years she can not work due to lack of a social security. Her visitors visa also expired about a year and a half ago and if she has to return to Greece she has nowhere to go and no way to afford coming back since her mother lives in poverty. So I wish to ask on her behalf what steps must she take to become a working citizen here in the US?
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