March 16, 2017
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
Monthly Immigration Policy Calls: What Does the Future Hold for Immigrant Workers and their Families?
... Immigrants fill essential roles at every level of the U.S. economy, from corporate suites to construction sites. While ... the impact of the administration’s policies on low-wage immigrant workers and the role of employers, labor unions, and community-based ...
... Grantmakers can do something about it. The deaths of 5 Indigenous children since December 2018 while in Border Patrol custody ... language service providers who do not understand the diversity of Indigenous languages and dialects, which vary from community to ...
September 20, 2019
Description Please join Napa Valley Community Foundation, Silicon Valley Community Foundation and the League of California Community Foundations for a luncheon training facilitated by ... North Bay philanthropy, nonprofits and businesses can engage in the 2020 Census. Getting the census count right is critical to making sure ...
... farmworkers. Using national data from the US Department of Labor’s National Agricultural Worker Survey (NAWS), we detail and examine differences in earnings among farmworkers based on certain characteristics identified in ...
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
... reviews the populations the Census typically undercounts in California, why there is a state undercount, and how that undercount can be reduced in 2020. It provides estimates of how many were missed in 2010, why immigrants and the impoverished are at ...
October 6, 2017
Who Are Our Guest Workers? Understanding Migrant Workers, Programs and Policies, and Protection Challenges in the Trump Era
... workers have risen for certain categories and there is talk of further policy change—renegotiating NAFTA, restructuring immigrant worker programs, and more. While nativist rhetoric paints foreign ...
May 8, 2018
Recovery for All? A Funder Conversation on Post-Disaster Workforce Challenges and Opportunities in Sonoma and Napa Counties
Co-sponsors Napa Valley Community Foundation Bay Area Workforce Funders Collaborative ... made national headlines as they razed homes, charred tens of thousands of acres of land, and left thousands of survivors out of work. In Sonoma and Napa counties, there is historic demand for construction labor to ...
... All Californians ", that illustrates the paradox between immigrant contributions to our workforce and the structural barriers that shut out thousands of Californians from economic opportunity. The brief calls for policies to ...
The following reports are the first two of a planned six on the consequences of adding the citizenship question to ... focus groups, on the perspectives of Latino and non-Latino immigrant communities. San Joaquin Valley Census Research Project Reports ...
... Get Out the Count campaign You can zoom to any area in the country and the map will highlight the local hard-to-count tracts and provide details about how much of the area's population may be at risk of an undercount. You can also view ...
September 4, 2018
... desperate for workers. Yet at the same time, a large group of people can’t find a job. The skills people have often don’t match ... intensive course that prepares students for skilled work in construction, auto mechanics or hospital patient care. In New Jersey at the ...
In response to broad public backlash over his administration’s policy of separating children from their parents at the United States’ southwest ... to enter the United States. Internal memos from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), however, illustrate that the ...