20th Anniversary Commemoration


Commemoration Video

GCIR's founders, members, and allies reflect on the past 20 years in the immigration and immigrant integration field and the role that philanthropy has played.

GCIR Timeline

This timeline highlights major accomplishments, milestones, immigration policy shifts between 1990 and 2010.

GCIR Timeline

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Issue Highlights

These issue highlights uplift the work of GCIR and its members on topics such as refugees, low-wage workers, and children, youth and families.

Children, Youth and Families

Low-Wage Immigrant Workers

Refugees and Asylees

Annie E. Casey Foundation and the KIDS COUNT State Network

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Interviews with GCIR's Leadership

GCIR's founders, leaders and members reflect and draw upon the lessons learned over two decades of building the immigrant rights and integration field.

Q&A with Mary McClymont, GCIR Co-founder

Q&A with Taryn Higashi, Long-Time GCIR Leader

Q&A with Tony Tapia, GCIR Co-Chair

Video Interviews with Thought Leaders in the Field

GCIR members, thought leaders and advocates also shared their thoughts on GCIR's role in advancing the immigrant integration and rights field. To see their video interviews, visit GCIR's YouTube site.

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Photographs of GCIR's 2010 Commemoration Event

Look for friends and colleagues in GCIR's ShutterFly album, which includes photos from the 20th Anniversary Reception on the terrace at The Atlantic Philanthropies.