... many of them undocumented, do essential work that sustains us all. It remains unclear whether national relief plans will include ...
March 26, 2020
... seeking refuge demonstrate its expansive vision to restrict immigration at all cost.
Children in Detention and Family Separation
... Council. > What can I do? To learn more about funding strategies and opportunities, contact Huong Nguyen-Yap if you ...
July 10, 2019
... (She requested KQED not use her real name because of her immigration status and to call her Patricia instead.)
The $2 trillion ... this crisis.
“It would be good if the state supported us, if they remembered us,” Patricia said. “We (undocumented) are very ...
March 31, 2020
... Foundation . “Our Foundation believes that those of us with the resources have the obligation to step up and help those who need it ... up to support our undocumented friends and neighbors whose immigration status puts them in danger of hunger, homelessness, and extreme ...
May 11, 2020
... in Alabama, Kentucky, Louisiana, and Mississippi, or about 4.6 percent of the entire American working population. Undocumented ... primary and preventive health care to people regardless of immigration status or ability to pay, over fiscal years 2020 and 2021. The ...
April 16, 2020
... Democratic leaders are demanding to change that.
About 2 million undocumented people are married to a U.S. citizen or ...
May 1, 2020
... significantly more likely to be uninsured compared to US citizens, which may dissuade them from seeking medical care if they contract ... matters are the Trump administration’s hardline immigration policies — including wide-scale immigration raids and a ...
April 1, 2020
... who are ineligible for housing assistance based on their immigration status. Currently, HUD allows families to live together in ... Yentel . “Tens of thousands of deeply poor kids, mostly US citizens, could be evicted and made homeless by this proposal, and – by ...
May 10, 2019
The coronavirus pandemic is exposing what we have always known: our nation’s deep inequalities and broken safety net programs leave millions of people without help or relief.
April 10, 2020
... path. Elsewhere in the nation, we see news reports about the damage and sympathize with the homeowners and business owners who ... who live and work in the affected region, and their lack of immigration status disqualifies them from receiving assistance from FEMA. Not ...
October 17, 2017
A Ventura and Santa Barbara County-based effort to assist local undocumented individuals and families affected by coronavirus.
March 27, 2020
... ill without health insurance, and living in constant fear of immigration enforcement. These challenges require a multi-faceted philanthropic ... an additional $10 million challenge grant to help propel us toward our goal. While CIRF is focused on emergency assistance in the ...
May 27, 2020
... are eligible for resources and services, their lack of immigration status, limited English proficiency, and fear of immigration enforcement prevent them from seeking assistance. Their fear, ...
April 3, 2020
April 15, 2020
... must otherwise come together as a community to help those of us most in need. The Angeleno Fund will provide direct financial assistance for ...
April 2, 2020
... of immigrants in California who are still subject to harsh immigration enforcement and detention, increasing their exposure to COVID-19. ... opportunity to meet with your administration to learn more about the State’s efforts to protect immigrant Californians and ways we might ...
April 9, 2020
... of the nearly-$2 trillion relief package negotiated in the US Senate, the agreement announced Wednesday morning reportedly will include ... to pay for food and lodging and to stimulate the contracting US economy, encouraging people to spend even while they are stuck at home.
April 1, 2020
... comes from a foundation that has been paying attention to immigration issues at the border for years, starting long before the 2016 ... CEO Luz Vega-Marquis recently told me.
I spoke with her about MCF’s support of grassroots groups, and the role philanthropy can play ...
August 28, 2019
April 13, 2020
... opposition; our collective advocacy is critical. Learn more about the proposed change here , and here , and read what national ...
May 28, 2019