... visit to southwestern Minnesota by the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis president reaffirms what many economic experts already had ... Neel Kashkari visited Worthington for two days this month, and as MPR News reported, he said immigrants are helping that southwest ...
July 23, 2018
Find the recording of the webinar, " Creating Opportunities for Opportunity Youth and Young ... Can Capitalize on Federal Workforce Policies to Invest in Immigrants " here. This e-learning session was a quick overview of the ... DREAM Act/DACA youth, and Temporary Protected Status. Materials: Creating Opportunities for Opportunity Youth and Young Adults: How ...
Group Materials, Program Materials
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
How are immigrant-serving worker centers (often called “day laborer” centers) and community-based organizations partnering with community colleges to create ... college advocate Darlene Miller, Executive Director of the National Council for Workforce Education, who served as lead technical ...
September 6, 2018
... upskilling efforts, we took a closer look at characteristics of the immigrant workforce. What we found suggests how important it is to consider ...
This edition of the Business of Giving features Jina Krause-Vilmar, CEO of Upwardly Global. ... refugees, people who have been granted asylum, and special immigrant visa holders into the U.S. work force. Though highly educated in ... to employers who may be seeking to improve their diversity, equity, and inclusion profile. The organization has helped more than ...
April 4, 2019
... arrests, accelerated I-9 employer audits, and the resumption of Social Security Administration’s "No Match Letters" to employers, ... pushing back against harmful policies, it is important that immigrant inclusion strategies include a focus on immigrants’ ability to ...
June 11, 2019
Immigrants make up one out of six workers in the United States. They are an often overlooked but vital part of local ... This factsheet examines the size and characteristics of the immigrant workforce and explores key strategies that organizations in three ...
A 24-slide presentation on apprenticeship and work-based learning (WBL), their relevance for immigrants, related federal and state level activities, and opportunities for advocates.
... covered how advocates can advance policies to boost immigrant workers' success, such as career pathways, sector partnerships, ... data tools. State Policy Levers That Can Address Immigrant Workforce Needs ...
... 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 ...
... that provides: Context to deepen understanding of immigrant workforce and adult education policy and funding; Examples of ...
For the past 50 years, English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes provided through state adult education ... serious constraints when it comes to supporting long-term immigrant integration. The federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity ...
... aims to generate a big-picture, evidence-driven vision of the role immigration can and should play in America’s future. Drawing from ... and skills-based immigration; immigration enforcement; and immigrant integration. Historically, across-the-aisle cooperation and ...
August 15, 2019
... and it could reduce the costs and increase the availability of goods and services, especially in growing sectors such as health and elder ... of workers without college degrees, whether native born or immigrant. The brief was commissioned for MPI’s multiyear Rethinking ...
August 15, 2019
... grantmakers interested in supporting the career aspirations of immigrant youth and young adults (ages 16-29). In this e-learning session, ...
March 26, 2019
A 15-slide presentation on Building Skills Partnership's work in California to train workers and integrate immigrants. Building Skills ...
... can serve customers not only in English, but in a wide range of other languages as well. In 2013 a record 305,000 U.S. companies reported ... survey data. Such work does not accurately reflect the rich diversity of today’s labor and consumer market.8 It also fails to provide ...
... A 33-slide presentation that: Provides an overview of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA); Shares a snapshot ... currently served by WIOA; and Highlights new directions in WIOA and potential opportunities for nonprofits and funders. WIOA ...