June 27, 2019
“We applaud today’s decision to block the untested citizenship question from the 2020 Census. The decision affirms that the Supreme Court saw through the Trump administration’s deceitful attempts to weaponize the census..."
August 6, 2019
... violence and threatening rhetoric negatively impacts us all.
The body count increased dramatically with this weekend’s ...
May 14, 2019
This blog post considers how the benefits of expanding CalEITC will be curtailed if it is not extended to immigrants.
May 18, 2019
... with mental health and behavioral challenges.
US government uses several clandestine shelters to detain immigrant children ...
July 29, 2019
... Based on my experience, there’s one thing I can tell you about criminally prosecuting people for crossing the border:
It doesn’t work.
Right now, about 99% of my clients are charged with “1325” and “1326,” the federal ...
January 8, 2019
... “We have absolute confidence in her ability to help us write a bold new chapter in the Fund’s history of collaborative work to ... and values the contributions of all people.”
About the Evelyn and Walter Haas, Jr. Fund
The Evelyn and Walter Haas, ...
May 7, 2018
... situation shook out. Quite a bit has now been written about how funders have responded—and are responding—to the developments of ... policy is no accident. Despite philanthropy’s wariness about appearing too political, funders have found it necessary under Trump to ...
June 13, 2018
More than 200 philanthropic institutions from across the country have ... own statistics. These parents are still languishing in immigration detention without information about the whereabouts of their ... protection. We urge our grantmaking colleagues to join us in speaking out, shifting the public discourse locally and nationally, ...
July 23, 2018
A recent visit to southwestern Minnesota by the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis president reaffirms what many economic experts already had determined, but the message bears repeating: Rural Minnesota needs immigrants to work and live here.
March 2, 2019
"In August of 2016, GCIR had only one question about the Forum’s Drupal-Salesforce platform: How soon can we launch? Chats with several members of the collaborative left us chomping at the bit. Make our time-consuming membership renewal process more ...
August 10, 2017
... deploy resources needed to protect our democracy and bring about equity and justice for all.
— Team GCIR
"....the veil that has allowed us to publicly deny the perniciousness of racism in this country has been ...
April 4, 2019
Though highly educated in their home countries, about 2 million people are unemployed or working far below their skill level in ...
June 3, 2019
... progressive goals.
"Big questions are being asked about what kind of country we will be,” Gerson said. “History tells us that forward motion on social issues in this country comes about through ...
May 29, 2019
... Project .
Interview with Timi Gerson:
KGC: Tell us about the Movement Investment Project and how it’s different from other ...
March 14, 2017
“There is a considerable lack of knowledge in our state about ..."
In Climate of Fear, California Funders Step Up for Immigrants ...
June 25, 2019
... to other funder networks, and media exposure
Curious about what a Top Idea looks like? Check out the 2017 and 2018 Top Ideas!
June 25, 2019
... a popular flea market, to talk with fellow immigrants about their willingness to participate in “el censo” — the 2020 census. ... President Trump blocked the release of documents about that census . His administration has added a question about citizenship ...
June 28, 2019
... reasoning for adding the question. For now the question about citizenship will not be added to the 2020 census.
Sulma Arias, ...
June 26, 2019
Help Us Track Immigrant-Related Grantmaking
There are immense challenges facing ... See our president's early June message for more context about this effort.
Photo : Nicolas Alejandro / ...
July 22, 2019
... like many of you over President Trump’s racist comments about “the squad’ – referring to four women of color in Congress. What ... was that Trump used that all too common phrase many of us who have lived in America, but are perpetually perceived as foreigners, have ...