May 10, 2019
Housing, Faith, Civil Rights, Social Justice, and Immigration Leaders Rally to Oppose HUD Rule That Would Separate Families or Evict Them
... 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 ...
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
... the response. Background 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, ...
January 23, 2019
... Luther King, Jr., some may not have been aware that the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965 was among the many hard-won victories ... frameworks, and shift our individual and collective mindsets about how best to advance the rights and inclusion of marginalized communities. ...
November 16, 2017
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
... to phase out Temporary Protected Status, many are asking about this form of immigration status. Temporary Protected Status (TPS) is a form of humanitarian ...
November 16, 2017
... Grantmakers Association Funders Concerned About AIDS Funders for LGBTQ Issues Funders Together to End ... United Philanthropy Forum Description Join us to learn more about important milestones before and during the 2020 Census, ... Steve Choi , Executive Director, New York Immigration Coalition Terri Ann Lowenthal, Consultant, FCCP Funders ...
May 2, 2017
... to incarceration for immigrants. Join us to learn more about the intersections between criminal justice and immigration systems, how the criminal justice reform and immigrant rights ...
September 20, 2018
... Endowment The Simmons Foundation Houston Immigration Legal Services Collaborative GCIR Description Save ... pairing will provide funders with an opportunity to learn about the urgency of the current immigration context and its impact on ...
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Trump Administration's Proposed "Public Charge" Rule: What Housing and Homelessness Advocates Should Know
... assistance. As drafted, the rule departs from longstanding immigration policy by making it more likely for certain immigrants to be deemed ... what housing and homelessness advocates should know about the most recent draft public charge rule and how they can be involved in ...
November 6, 2018
... need that has gone otherwise unnoticed in the recent debates about immigration. The fund recently committed to supporting 32 campuses all across ...
March 26, 2019
... government’s 2006 “war” on drugs and organized crime, about 37,000 people have gone missing, according to the Ministry of the ...
April 5, 2019
... would be unconstitutional because, at a time of increased immigration enforcement and anti-immigrant rhetoric, it hinders the ... way to the Supreme Court. A Supreme Court hearing about whether including the question is constitutional and the New York ruling, ...
Immigrant Integration and Immigrant Segregation: The Relationship Between School and Housing Segregation and Immigrants' Futures in the U.S.
... or how you feel or what you believe or think you understand about immigration, the numbers make one thing clear. The fate of the United States is ...
May 20, 2019
... has indeed come to pass. Another child has died in Federal immigration custody, the sixth in a year and the fifth since December alone. ... change from our government we must look within ourselves about what the deaths of these children mean about us. How many more children ...
May 29, 2019
... one should be denied support because of their loved ones’ immigration status. Yet a newly introduced regulation from the U.S ... this rule is crucial. Join this webinar to learn more about this proposed change, how community-based leaders are responding, and how ...
June 17, 2019
... 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 ...
... U.S., including philanthropy. Grantmakers can do something about it. The deaths of 5 Indigenous children since December 2018 while ... as well as surrounding communities to flee. Currently, immigration courts across the country have seen a steady rise in speakers of ...
... to divest from criminalization, the nation must divest from immigration enforcement. With some grassroots success at the local level to ... by the Neighborhood Funders Group, hosted a webinar about the intersections of bail reform and detention bonds . During the ...
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
Creative Implementation of Federal Policies to Support Immigrant Workforce Programs at the State and Local Level
A 55-slide presentation on immigrant workforce and adult education policy and funding; examples of institutions advancing such policies, and examples of levers & tools available to advance such policies.
GCIR Annual Report
... and the foreign-born; advanced aggressive and indiscriminate immigration enforcement; and terminated Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ... to Stand with Immigrants and Refugees to learn more about how GCIR staff, members, funders, and allies rose to 2017’s challenges. ...