In recent weeks, we’ve faced an onslaught of stories about the human rights abuses being perpetrated at our southern border. ... similar photos from Nazi concentration camps, and remind us that Anne Frank and her sister died from typhus, not from being gassed.
... , a safe, survivable life.
We can’t achieve immigration justice without gender justice, too ...
July 25, 2019
... of aliens to the United States has a long history in U.S. immigration law, appearing at least as far back as the Immigration Act of 1882. ... in the Federal Register will contain information about how to submit comments.
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DHS Announces New Proposed ...
September 22, 2018
Organizations including the traditionally immigration-oriented HIAS, T’ruah: The Rabbinic Call for Human Rights, and ...
Until 15 years ago, Peter had never heard anything about this episode—until his father gave him a memoir written by his own ...
May 2, 2019
... at curtailing both authorized and unauthorized immigration; weakening protections for asylum seekers, including unaccompanied ... Valley, the Central Coast, and San Diego and Imperial counties, among others. Unrelenting attacks on immigrants and refugees will ...
January 12, 2018
... traumatic, and dangerous.
These tactics divide us – and tear at the fabric of our country, woven from the many waves of ...
July 25, 2019
... “There is a considerable lack of knowledge in our state about ..."
In Climate of Fear, California Funders Step Up for Immigrants ...
March 14, 2017
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.
July 23, 2018
... historical roots. In grantmaking, it shows up as concerns about organizational structure, capacity, financial management, qualifications ... groups, which naturally work at the intersection of race and immigration, are often told that they neither fit in the immigration portfolio ...
June 17, 2019
... presents Congress with a new opportunity to pass much-needed immigration and workforce reforms.
The Farm Workforce Modernization Act, ... the bill to address labor needs and modernize American immigration.
“Economists have found that every farm worker engaged in ...
October 30, 2019
... signed through the CHANGE Philanthropy network.
For us it’s simple: We believe we’re stronger when we put love before fear and ... to make that vision a reality. This is also personal for us. These orders target our families, our friends, our board members , our ...
February 15, 2017
Responding to President Trump’s policies on immigration, a group of California foundations has injected more than $40 ... wanted to know what other grant makers were planning to do about it.
With the help of Grantmakers Concerned With Immigrants and ...
January 18, 2018
... in immigrant families— more than 90 percent of them US citizens—could be disproportionately affected.
The proposed rule ... visas by negatively weighing several factors during the immigration admissions process, including current or potential participation in ...
November 5, 2018
... orders and administrative actions, and I’ve read stories about many others across the country that are at risk. This can feel overwhelming when I think about the impact on people I know. The issues we’re dealing with are daunting ...
September 27, 2017
... The new rule would significantly expand the list of benefits immigration officials would consider when determining whether or not an ... housing.
This represents a dramatic change to the U.S. immigration system—government estimates suggest it will affect around 382,000 ...
September 28, 2018
... health care is greater than ever.
Fear of raids from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and family separation policies has a ... their health clinics.
Pregnant people who are worried about deportation are also skipping out on prenatal appointments and many ...
July 29, 2019
... Trump administration has been working to reduce family-based immigration to the United States and limit legal immigrants’ use of public ... the potential for a major back-door overhaul of the legal immigration system by imposing new standards that would fall most heavily on ...
August 1, 2018
... other vulnerable communities to the core.
Restrictive immigration policies that were promulgated in 2017 weaken fundamental rights, ... leaders and activists. In addition, plans to reduce legal immigration, from family reunification to high-skilled employment to the ...
April 25, 2018
... who are ineligible for housing assistance based on their immigration status. Currently, HUD allows families to live together in ... Yentel . “Tens of thousands of deeply poor kids, mostly US citizens, could be evicted and made homeless by this proposal, and – by ...
May 10, 2019
... ... If you check out the " Joint Foundation Statement on Immigration " organized by Grantmakers Concerned With Immigrants and ... firsthand with the fallout from the Trump administration's immigration policies.
But some big-name funders are also...
August 8, 2017
The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan is joining with Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees and The Kresge Foundation to create the Southeast Michigan Immigrant and Refugee Funder Collaborative, which seeks to address a needs gap of the immigrant and refugee population in the region.
September 6, 2019