... from a port of entry (under temporary injunction). 3 In Immigration Court DOJ strains Immigration Judges with ... participate and support these efforts. Educating lawmakers about asylum and identifying champions for a more progressive ... sweeping limits on access to asylum. Shift the Narrative About Asylum Seekers Effective messaging and communications ...
... hope and opportunity for all. In this affirmative vision, immigration legal services are a vital component of a larger ... (CIII) launched a study to understand the capacity of immigration legal services in California and generate ... This report offers recommendations to strengthen immigration legal services in California for immigrants and ...
Find all program-related materials for GCIR's webinar "Welcoming Houston: Providing Support to new Immigrants in Texas" here, including session recording and powerpoint.
... and philanthropic advisors. For more information about CIII, contact Melissa Nop . California Immigrant ...
May 26, 2021
Join the Four Freedoms Fund and Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees for a discussion with leaders from these movements and the release of a report with recommendations for philanthropy.
April 12, 2021
These funding recommendations cover a broad range of options for funders seeking to respond to the Central American unaccompanied minors crisis.
... that the administration is using the backlog in immigration court case processing  as well as the recent ... also note the difficulty in gathering quantitative data about this trend), several noted that there is anecdotal ... from detention, government officials do not inform them about the one-year deadline to apply for asylum or assist ...
These funding recommendations focus on how funders can support refugees along their resettlement and integration journey in the United States.
This presentation covers intersectional community-based projects on refugees, the evolving perspectives on refugee integration, and what funders can do.
Over the past year-and-a-half, the systems and infrastructure that support and protect the most vulnerable immigrants have been gravely damaged. Please join the Southern California Grantmakers (SCG) to learn how these issues impact local communities in California, what leaders are doing to respond and opportunities for philanthropy to engage.
August 16, 2018
... opportunities for leverage and transformation lie. Join us to hear about how you can address these issues within your community ... PANA Jen Smyers , Director of Policy and Advocacy the for Immigration and Refugee Program, Church World Service ...
June 16, 2020
Join Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR) and Hispanics in Philanthropy (HIP) for a special two-part series with experts from the field on understanding the challenges and opportunities along the southern border, with an emphasis on the role philanthropy can play at this critical stage.
April 22, 2021
... and GCIR in a conversation on what funders should know about the immediate needs of the community and how the Afghan ... of the community. SPEAKERS Sima Alizadeh , Senior Immigration Attorney (San Jose Center), Pars Equility Center ... Council USA Moderator Roxana Moussavian , Co-Director and Immigration Attorney, Pangea Legal Services CO-SPONSOR ...
October 21, 2021
... , Megan Thomas ( Catalyst of San Diego and Imperial Counties ), and Marissa Tirona ( GCIR ). So far, the Fund has ... to deploy nearly $80 million to build local capacity for immigration legal services, advocacy, and organizing. ...
October 6, 2021
We at GCIR are heartbroken about the devastating crises unfolding in Afghanistan and ...
August 19, 2021
... we laid the groundwork for a project to examine immigration enforcement and detention in the context of ...
July 31, 2018
A news article from Reuters looking at the positive impact the incoming Biden Administration may have on refugee populations around the world.
November 12, 2020