... holds an important voice in the national discussion. Join us in a conversation with academic, government, nonprofit, and philanthropic leaders as we explore the history of immigration detention in America, analyze reforms at the local and federal ...
March 30, 2017
... a webinar with Center for Disaster Philanthropy and Houston Immigration Legal Services Collaborative (HILSC). The conversation will focus ... communities.
How to talk to donors and potential donors about funding for the needs of immigrants, including those with sensitive ...
July 11, 2019
... residents living in our communities are detained by immigration enforcement, they are most often sent to privately owned and ... these practices against all communities of color.
Join us for a “how to” conversation on how foundations can divest from the ...
June 25, 2019
What Funders Can Do Now
Learn more about the census and the barriers to participation
Support efforts to ...
June 21, 2019
... 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 ...
March 7, 2017
This 20-page report considers the impacts and opportunities presented by the growing number of immigrants in Oregon and Washington. The report includes overviews of newcomers’ impacts on the two states’ demographics, economics, and educational systems; a review of national policy implications for immigrants in the region; and a set of funding recommendations for local, state, regional, and national funders.
This powerpoint accompanied our September 18 webinar on the challenges facing immigrant and refugee communities after natural disasters.
... Project .
Interview with Timi Gerson:
KGC: Tell us about the Movement Investment Project and how it’s different from other ...
May 29, 2019
Though highly educated in their home countries, about 2 million people are unemployed or working far below their skill level in ...
April 4, 2019
... (APIAHF) for an informational webinar to learn more about the proposed “public charge” regulation impacting Asian American and ...
The Trump Administration is expected to propose an immigration regulation re-defining the “public charge” requirement for ...
August 9, 2018
... administration boasts the sharpest increases .
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), the federal agency tasked with overseeing and implementing policies related to immigration detention, contracts out a large portion of its detention capacity ...
July 25, 2019
... session, participants will:
Hear from local experts about conditions on the ground and the impacts of recent federal policies
... immigrants and refugees
Learn from Minnesota funders about how they are building relationships and doing grantmaking differently in ...
September 26, 2017
What is Public Charge?
Part of federal immigration law for over a hundred years, the “public charge” test is ... fundamentally change who we are as a nation—transforming us from a country that welcomes people who plan to work hard and achieve a ... strong and productive, and raise children who thrive. With about one in four children having at least one immigrant parent, this issue ...
... the current administration is in the process of reshaping immigration courts and the federal bar. The immigration legal services ... practices or approaches could be refined or reimagined. Join us for an interactive webinar with two key thought leaders who will explore ...
June 3, 2019
... reducing barriers to building wealth. Attendees will learn about innovative community-based approaches to advance asset building and ...
May 2, 2018
... administration’s focus on restrictive and punitive U.S. immigration policies are likely to drive a greater number of children, women, ... enforcement for fear of deportation. Join this call to learn about how federal policy will impact trafficking victims and survivors, the ...
April 12, 2017
... careers. In this webinar, we will hear from practitioners about models of improving immigrant access to, and experience of, the U.S. ...
June 11, 2019
Roughly 71 percent of immigrants held by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on any given day are in privately ... Financial Institution (CDFI). If there are concerns about your current bank but it is not feasible to end the relationship, write a ...
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
... crisis and the U.S. government's increasingly hard-line immigration policies, foundations are taking action to support refugees and ...
June 20, 2018
A report on the growing demand for bilingual talent in major industries in the United States. The research looks at online job posting data acquired by Burning Glass Technologies, a leading labor market analytics firm that searches 40,000 job boards daily.