Upwardly Global—a leading workforce development organization focused on connecting immigrants and refugees to skill-aligned employment—is teaming up with Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrant Refugees (GCIR)—the nation’s philanthropy-mobilizing organization focused on advancing immigrant and refugee justice—to address and dismantle systemic barriers that immigrant women of color face to economic security. The partnership is made possible due to a grant from Pivotal Ventures, and directly aligns with their goal of
advancing social progress for women and families in the United States.
April 26, 2022
America needs a 21st-century immigration system that advances the economic, security, and ... contributions to our society. It must encourage legal immigration and its significant benefits to the American ... the economic interests of those already here. A working immigration system can help unite our country through our ...
November 11, 2020
... help our immigrant friends, neighbors, and coworkers whose immigration status puts them in danger of hunger, ...
April 15, 2020
Before COVID-19 hit, President Trump was abusing immigration powers delegated to him by Congress to such an ... pandemic hit, a blizzard of executive actions buried the immigration statutes that now exist only on paper. The president has wholly replaced the normally operating immigration system that Congress crafted over the past seven ...
December 2, 2020
Led by the Immigration Hub and America’s Voice, more than 100 ... and a clear vision of our expectations. The 2021 Immigration Action Plan is a preview of our collective ... past administrations. Read the full report below. 2021 Immigration Action Plan ...
... Equity Through Tax Policy : Hear from funder colleagues about how their foundations are advancing race, immigrant, ...
October 20, 2020
Collection of essays and policy proposals around immigration reform put forth by the Niskanen Center. Read the full report at the link below. Redefining Immigration Reform: How Immigration Supports American Ideals ...
An emergency assistance fund for immigrant & undocumented workers in South Florida.
May 4, 2020
... grantmakers, regardless of whether we specifically fund “immigration or refugee issues.” The expansion of immigration enforcement personnel, expedited deportation with no access to immigration courts, reduced protections for unaccompanied ...
March 23, 2017
Resources for the immigrant community during COVID-19 by United We Dream.
The third quarter meeting of GCIR's California Immigrant Integration Initiative (CIII).
July 28, 2020
The first quarterly meeting of GCIR's California Immigrant Integration Initiative (CIII).
February 23, 2021
This article is part of the Moving Forward on Immigration series that explores the future of immigration in the aftermath of the 2020 presidential ... election. President-elect Joe Biden’s plan on immigration stands in stark contrast to the xenophobic agenda ...
December 2, 2020
If you’re an immigrant in Washington State experiencing hard times because of COVID-19, and you aren’t eligible for federal financial relief or unemployment insurance, this fund is for you.
October 1, 2020
The third quarterly meeting of GCIR's California Immigrant Integration Initiative (CIII).
September 29, 2021