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.
Learn more about The Brooklyn Community Bail Fund’s (“BCBF”) newest initiative, the ...
... the response.
In late October, U.S. Immigration and Custom Enforcement (ICE) ended “Safe Release,” a program ... numbers. The current site, already nearing capacity, sleeps about 120 individuals and feeds up to 250 people a day. Many arrive very sick, ...
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
As a former lawyer who focused on asylum issues, immigration detention has always struck me as one of the cruelest and most ... exponentially since the 1990s, currently hovering at about 55,000 nationwide. Hence, the work to curb immigrant detention is vitally ...
September 30, 2019
Meeting materials from Philanthropy Counts: Mobilizing Funding for a Successful Census.
... a case for long-term philanthropic commitment to funding immigration as a defining and cross-cutting issue of our time. As part of this ... the immigration space. These efforts informed our thinking about how to support philanthropy in building a more just and equitable future, ...
GCIR Annual Report
... virus in the Bay Area continues to grow, and many of us are grappling with sudden changes to our everyday lives. For some, the ... amount of need in our region—we are particularly concerned about the most vulnerable people in the community such as seniors, people with ...
March 12, 2020
... to helping immigrants navigate the complexities of our immigration laws—and often means the difference between gaining or ...
... the United States, Central America and Mexico, and learn about the fast-paced changes taking place in U.S. asylum policy. Speakers will ...
November 8, 2018
This report profiles 10 donors’ diverse approaches and strategies to supporting refugees and asylum seekers, and offers key lessons gleaned from their experience.
... the sector. More funders than ever before are supporting immigration-related issues that were once thought to be too political, too ... and other communities, Daranee has been as thoughtful about the timing of her departure as she has been in expanding GCIR’s ...
November 20, 2019
... for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) transformed the national immigration policy landscape and—by extension—the lives of young immigrants ...
Meeting materials from CEOs Count: Mobilizing Philanthropy for a Successful Census on Monday, January 14, 2019, the first of three census funders' briefings.
... join Northern California Grantmakers and experts to hear about best practices for supporting people with the least access to resources: ... disaster relief and recovery funds, links to information about the Kincade and other NorCal fires, air quality, and the Public Safety ...
October 28, 2019
The face of Texas is changing. Over the past two decades, a rising foreign-born population has reshaped the Lone Star state. This infographic considers some of the most dramatic changes--and impacts--that have occurred in the state.
These funding recommendations cover a broad range of options for funders seeking to respond to the Central American unaccompanied minors crisis.
... welcoming immigrants. It would radically reshape our legal immigration system, putting the wealthy at the front of the line, ahead of ... afraid to seek programs that support basic needs. With about one in four children having at least one immigrant parent, this issue ...
October 10, 2018
... after disaster, and how can funders help?
Please join us to hear from local leaders and nonprofits from the Bayview neighborhood of ... grantees and local leaders.
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Learn about strategies to ensure that marginalized communities are supported ...
April 10, 2018