This report profiles 10 donors’ diverse approaches and strategies to supporting refugees and asylum seekers, and offers key lessons gleaned from their experience.
A 15-slide presentation on Building Skills Partnership's work in California to train workers and integrate immigrants.
This four-minute video features GCIR board members talking about the role the organization played in addressing the needs, uplifting the ...
October 4, 2017
... informational and interactive webinar, funders will learn about:
the region’s newcomer population,
their contributions to the ...
June 20, 2017
... crisis. Join to hear from leading figures in the field about the potential and lessons learned of their approaches.
March 14, 2018
... in uncertain times. We’ll talk with funder leaders about policy strategies to stabilize children’s lives. And, we’ll have a chance to talk together about the goals and plans for the Roundtable.
Gina Adams, ...
September 27, 2017
... 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 ...
... on the past 20 years immigrant integration efforts and immigration policy development and the role that philanthropy has played.
August 8, 2017
... ... 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...
June 20, 2018
As the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policy of separating children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico ...
September 27, 2018
... of Homeland Security would create a harsh new standard for immigration officials to decide whether to let immigrants lawfully in the ... legal entry come and rejoin family. Under the proposed rule, immigration officials could turn away lawfully residing immigrants seeking to ...
This factsheet examines the size and characteristics of the immigrant workforce and explores key strategies that organizations in three cities are using to support training this population.
... inequalities among farmworkers. Using national data from the US Department of Labor’s National Agricultural Worker Survey (NAWS), we ... who have legal status. Surprisingly, however, foreign-born US citizens actually earn more than their US-born counterparts. These findings ...
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.
This brief uses the newly released Equality of Opportunity Project data to examine the upward income mobility of students who attended MSIs compared to students who did not.
September 4, 2018
Innovative approaches to helping low-wage earners get better jobs focus first on brushing up on skills they might have graduated from high school without.
October 12, 2018
By dramatically reducing the admission cap for the upcoming fiscal year, the Trump administration seems to be abandoning the country’s long-standing commitment to helping those fleeing war and persecution.
These recommendations call for urgent action to rapidly reunify separated children with their families and end detention that has taken place as a result of family separation at the U.S. border with Mexico.
October 24, 2018
Despite bipartisan consensus over the economic importance of immigrant and refugee labor, many immigrants struggle to find their footing when first attempting to find work in the United States.
... was a relative highpoint for refugee resettlement in the US, 2017 when we saw a big drop, and 2018 which saw a further drop.