In recent weeks, we’ve faced an onslaught of stories about the human rights abuses being perpetrated at our southern border. ... similar photos from Nazi concentration camps, and remind us that Anne Frank and her sister died from typhus, not from being gassed.
... , a safe, survivable life.
We can’t achieve immigration justice without gender justice, too ...
July 25, 2019
... their lives and communities.
Join this call to learn about unique post-disaster challenges facing immigrants and refugees, ...
Kate Vickery , Executive Director, Houston Immigration Legal Services Collaborative
Aryah Somers Landsberger , ...
September 18, 2017
... More details coming in late May.
We hope you join us for the second quarterly meeting of our California Immigrant Integration ... immigrants. She enjoys reading, traveling, and learning about diverse cultures through the universal language of food.
June 12, 2019
While national headlines are dominated by federal immigration policy —family separation, the border wall, the Muslim ... in immigrant inclusion and justice.
Join us to learn about coordinated policy efforts across the states, a unique model for building ...
December 10, 2019
... DACA within the context of the larger political climate and immigration context, with a particular focus on the AAPI, Black Diaspora, and ... DACAmented individuals and their families; and
Learn about key funding strategies at the local, state, and national level to reach ...
November 28, 2017
... United States, despite extensive research on the benefits of immigration to the country and immigrants’ demonstrated upward mobility.
Under longstanding immigration law, certain individuals can be denied entry to the United States ...
... as well as legal services to seek asylum or appear for immigration court.
According to the administration, hundreds more families ... and what we might expect in the coming months. Join us to stay abreast of this developing situation and learn strategies to support ...
August 16, 2018
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
... reach hard-to-count populations in the communities you care about. What key information do you need to guide your investments in support of ... count in 2020?
During this webinar, funders will learn about:
2020 Census operational timeline, including changes to census ...
June 5, 2018
On any given day, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detains tens of thousands of individuals who are accused of violating U.S. immigration laws. ICE currently relies on a complex network of jails and ... than fivefold in the past two decades. At the same time, immigration detention facilities have faced numerous civil and human rights ...
Changes in federal immigration policies and heightened immigration enforcement over the last several years have caused fear and ... many immigrant families may be changing how they go about their daily lives. Reports show immigrant families increasingly avoiding ...
... funders have been channeling resources into reforming immigration efforts for years, yet the latest research shows that at a national ... insight how California Grantmakers and funders are thinking about the short- and long-term strategies for moving immigrant rights and ...
October 30, 2018
... mental, physical, and legal impacts of massive overuse of immigration detention in California. Prisons and Punishment: Immigration Detention in California follows visits made by the ... researchers to California facilities where U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detains asylum seekers and other ...
This webinar will share key findings from research commissioned by AFN and GCIR, and participants will have the opportunity to hear from experts from the field who will share lessons and best practices emerging from their work at this critical intersection.
March 21, 2018
Despite the highly polarized nature of federal immigration policy debates, most agree that once immigrants are admitted to the ... end of an initial program of instruction.
Join us for a pre-publication briefing that will explore these important efforts, ...
October 11, 2018
New restrictions on immigration and increased immigration enforcement under the Trump Administration are having a profound ... are facing as many challenges as the immigrant family. Join us for a webinar featuring a new report from The Henry J. Kaiser Family ...
March 8, 2018
... of aliens to the United States has a long history in U.S. immigration law, appearing at least as far back as the Immigration Act of 1882. ... in the Federal Register will contain information about how to submit comments.
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DHS Announces New Proposed ...
September 22, 2018
Organizations including the traditionally immigration-oriented HIAS, T’ruah: The Rabbinic Call for Human Rights, and ...
Until 15 years ago, Peter had never heard anything about this episode—until his father gave him a memoir written by his own ...
May 2, 2019
... Kamal Essaheb , Director of Policy & Advocacy, National Immigration Law Center
The Rev. Mary K. "Kaki" Friskics-Warren, ... Remedies Every Undocumented Young Person Should Know About , Educators for Fair Consideration, November 2016.
September 14, 2017
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
In lieu of a quarter 4 meeting, GCIR will be hosting several regional listening sessions in 2020 with funders and key stakeholders throughout California. Dates and times are to be determined.
January 6, 2020
This resource presents examples of approaches educational institutions and non-profit organizations are taking across diverse regions and contexts to address immediate concerns; respond to emerging needs; and provide a supportive space.
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief