These funding recommendations focus on how funders can support refugees along their resettlement and integration journey in the United States.
This two-page infographic covers major policy developments for immigrants and refugees between 1990 and 2015, as well as the efforts over that time period by GCIR, our members, and partners.
This brief provides an overview of the philanthropic response and documents best practices and lessons learned that can inform current and future efforts to address the needs of immigrants and refugees in California and across the nation.
This powerpoint accompanied our September 18 webinar on the challenges facing immigrant and refugee communities after natural disasters.
These funding recommendations cover a broad range of options for funders seeking to respond to the Central American unaccompanied minors crisis.
Find all program-related materials for the webinar, "Pathways Forward for U.S. Refugee Resettlement" here, including presentation and recording.
This two-page infographic summarizes the mission, vision, and impact of Delivering on the Dream.
GCIR Annual Report
... and rights violations looming large.
In this volatile immigration policy landscape, GCIR provided the thought leadership, technical ... needs.
Review our 2016 Annual Report to learn more about our work that year.
GCIR 2016 Annual Report ...
... country who are fighting to end the policy and practice of immigration detention.
Hearing the positive outlooks of the national ... us. GCIR will continue to be in conversation with them about how to support the work moving forward. In the meantime, please visit the ...
... for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) transformed the national immigration policy landscape and—by extension—the lives of young immigrants ...
February 9, 2017
... moved and inspired by the Joint Foundation Statement on Immigration organized by Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and ...
September 11, 2018
... the doors of the United States to refugees.
It may be about to get worse. Mr. Trump is considering another extreme cut in the number ... place draconian, ill-defined vetting procedures and placed immigration hard-liners like Stephen Miller in charge.
... DHS has the authority to place asylum-seekers directly into immigration court proceedings, it continues to detain mothers and children and ... bear the burden of tracking down their loved ones, worrying about their well-being, and attempting to link their cases. Multiple ...
... Laredo, and El Paso, Texas to gather information about the implementation and impact of these policies. Researchers visited five federal courts, seven ports of entry, and nine immigration detention facilities.
Zero-Tolerance Criminal ...
January 16, 2019
... ; Efrain Escobedo , vice president, education and immigration, at the California Community Foundation ; Carlos Martinez , ...
March 7, 2017
... moving in all directions,” Annis said. “When we learned about the 2Gen approach through Ascend at the Aspen Institute, I could clearly ... March 16 briefing , the latest in GCIR’s Monthly Immigration Policy Calls series, and attend the 2017 AFN Grantmaker ...
January 30, 2017
Ted Wang , director for Unbound Philanthropy’s US Program, was elected to a two-year term as co-chair of the board, joining ... as the greater philanthropic community, on a wide range of immigration and immigrant integration issues, including education, health, ...
June 15, 2017
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
... in the current policy environment.
GCIR’s June Monthly Immigration Policy Call will delve into the policy issues impacting immigrant ...
Wendy Cervantes , Senior Policy Analyst, Immigration and Immigrant Families, CLASP
B. Heidi Ellis , PhD, ...