... aid, advocacy and keeping families together. But a group of California foundations is addressing the challenges facing this community related to higher education. While millions of dollars in ... Undocumented on Campus: California Funders Come Together for Immigrant Students ...
November 6, 2018
Description Funders are supporting efforts to ensure immigrant families feel safe accessing health care services, maintain health ... which reveal how immigrant families are changing aspects of their daily lives. From their use of health care and public health programs, ...
February 13, 2018
... and enforcement efforts are directly affecting the lives of immigrants and refugees in our own communities. In this member briefing, we ... commitment to create spaces for funders and frontline community organizations to convene, listen and act together. We have a ...
June 5, 2018
May 15, 2019
... this moment. Private resources can help ensure the stability of organizations facing sharp city, state, and federal budget cuts. Unlike ... clients have been asking how to get involved in supporting immigrant and refugee communities – many for the first time. They want to ...
September 27, 2017
As a Mexican immigrant dedicated to building my career in the philanthropy space, I’m deeply moved and inspired by the Joint ... the country, expresses the need to keep America a land of opportunity for immigrants and refugees seeking a better life for themselves ...
February 9, 2017
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 ...
... Description Immigrants are an inextricable part of our American society and democracy. It is common sense to create more opportunity for immigrant communities to succeed, not less. However, a new proposed policy ...
June 26, 2018
... enormous implications for Medicaid and immigrants enrolled in the program. A public charge is an individual considered dependent on the ... immigrants who are not yet citizens are used as evidence of public charge status. This status plays a role in determining admission into ...
November 20, 2018
... they create openings for state-level policies that support immigrant workers and families? And how will they influence and impact ... the field. Speakers Kica Matos , Director of Immigrant Rights and Racial Justice, Center for Community Change ...
November 15, 2018
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
... policy makers, and other stakeholders to learn about immigrant integration resources in the Bay Area, followed by a discussion about ... in the future. Prof. Irene Bloemraad, Founding Director of the Berkeley Interdisciplinary Migration Initiative (BIMI), will present key ...
October 11, 2019
... pledge: a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border. Meanwhile, immigrant and refugee communities across the country continue to face daunting ... security, and well-being. The past year saw a wide range of funders take action against policies and practices harmful to immigrants and ...
January 17, 2019
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
The Trump administration has cast the net of immigration enforcement wider than previous administrations in its search for individuals who may be deportable from the United States. To ... number of at-large arrests—those that ICE conducted in the community as opposed to a custodial setting such as a prison or ...
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.
... CHANGE Philanthropy Colorado Association of Funders Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers ... proposed legislation have increasingly moved to criminalize immigrant communities, heighten penalties on immigrants who have had contact ...
May 2, 2017
... for tougher immigration restrictions operated on the fringes of public policy debates. Now, with a powerful friend in the White House, they ... does not advance conservation goals,” she said. “Anti-immigrant groups often hide behind the guise of conservation to promote their ...
March 6, 2019
... Grantmakers Description For many immigrant and refugee families in the United States, schools serve as trusted ... and intimidation at school, many have received new levels of support from teachers, counselors, administrators, and others. Given current ...
May 30, 2018
... Oct. 11, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California temporarily blocked the federal government’s changes to the ... San Francisco, along with health care, legal services and immigrant organizations. Three days later, judges in New York and ...
October 23, 2019
... NCRP has been in conversation with leaders in the pro-immigrant movement, including nonprofit and funders, over the past couple of years about the relationship between philanthropy and the movement and how ...
May 20, 2019
... Health we encourage our Latinx community — many of whom are immigrants — to embrace their power and fight for access to ... opportunity to scapegoat, brutalize and instill fear in our immigrant communities — the challenge to access health care is greater than ...
July 29, 2019