Factsheet, Issue Brief
... The fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic is proving to be one of the worst economic recessions in American history, and the federal government has rightly taken preliminary steps to ...
April 16, 2020
March 11, 2020
... reach. Our country’s success is rooted in the success of our communities. Immigrants are an integral part of our national resilience, ... growth. This future is also increasingly in peril as immigrant communities face growing threats on all fronts. But responding to ...
... Temporary protected status was withdrawn for citizens of Sudan, but was extended 18 months for citizens of South Sudan. The ... weeks and months to come to impact our nation, particularly immigrant communities and communities of color. This call will review the range ...
October 19, 2017
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
... stepping forward to support immigrants. Earlier this month, the Silicon Valley Community Foundation’s board voted unanimously to ... that go back to 2008. “There is a considerable lack of knowledge in our state about ..." In Climate of Fear, California ...
March 14, 2017
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
March 12, 2020
... state or federal support, and for those who, because of COVID-19, may be pushed even deeper into the shadows with little or few ... Asian American Organizing Project (AAOP), Awood Center, Black Immigrant Collective (BIC), Centro de Trabajadores Unidos en Lucha ...
April 24, 2020
... invest in the infrastructure and long-term capacity of the immigrant movement in California. We will then shift to a funder ... the discussion, we welcome funders to review the following materials: Agenda & Funder Discussion Questions Disaster ...
April 30, 2020
... to enumerate the hardest-to-count households: immigrants, Black and indigenous communities, and people of color. If it were implementable, the proposal would have a devastating ...
July 23, 2020
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
... 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 ...
The 2020 census has put many foundations on a state of high alert. Getting an accurate count on the census is important because the data collected is used to determine not only representation in Congress, but also the destination of federal dollars. In the private ...
April 4, 2019
... We’ve been preparing for over two years in anticipation of a variety of forces aimed at impeding our efforts. Yet no one could have ... volunteers and staff hitting their contact targets. In last month’s We Count LA Census Reading Trainings, all groups received accounts ...
March 13, 2020
... 688,000 workers. The researchers estimate that about 42% of those are undocumented. Job loss come as cuts loom While ... Population Survey, which interviews 60,000 families each month. The estimates come with significant caveats: the sample sizes for ...
May 21, 2020
... City’s commitment to ensure all New Yorkers, regardless of immigration status, are included in citywide COVID-19 response and relief ... as a community from the impacts of COVID-19 relies on the strength of our partnerships," said Gabrielle Fialkoff, Senior Advisor to ...
April 16, 2020
... access to resources and knowledge for the undocumented immigrant community across the U.S. We understand that these times are ... on immigrant communities dealing with the unique challenges of coronavirus and immigration status. The following resources will be ...
Earlier this month, the World Education Services (WES) Mariam Assefa Fund shared its ... workers, and 12 million are currently on the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis. Immigrant workers number disproportionately among America’s health care, food ...
April 30, 2020
... immigrant communities are particularly at risk. In times of need, undocumented families don't have access to basic necessities like ... like toilet paper and hand sanitizer $50: Wifi for a month $100: groceries for a family for 1-2 weeks $500: groceries for a ...
April 21, 2020