This two-page infographic summarizes the mission, vision, and impact of Delivering on the Dream.
GCIR Annual Report
... and rights violations looming large. In this volatile immigration policy landscape, GCIR provided the thought leadership, technical ... needs. Review our 2016 Annual Report to learn more about our work that year. GCIR 2016 Annual Report ...
February 9, 2017
... moved and inspired by the Joint Foundation Statement on Immigration organized by Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and ...
September 11, 2018
... the doors of the United States to refugees. It may be about to get worse. Mr. Trump is considering another extreme cut in the number ... place draconian, ill-defined vetting procedures and placed immigration hard-liners like Stephen Miller in charge. ... Trump's ...
... DHS has the authority to place asylum-seekers directly into immigration court proceedings, it continues to detain mothers and children and ... bear the burden of tracking down their loved ones, worrying about their well-being, and attempting to link their cases. Multiple ...
... Laredo, and El Paso, Texas to gather information about the implementation and impact of these policies. Researchers visited five federal courts, seven ports of entry, and nine immigration detention facilities. ... Zero-Tolerance Criminal ...
January 16, 2019
... ; Efrain Escobedo , vice president, education and immigration, at the California Community Foundation ; Carlos Martinez , ...
March 7, 2017
... moving in all directions,” Annis said. “When we learned about the 2Gen approach through Ascend at the Aspen Institute, I could clearly ... March 16 briefing , the latest in GCIR’s Monthly Immigration Policy Calls series, and attend the 2017 AFN Grantmaker ...
January 30, 2017
... Ted Wang , director for Unbound Philanthropy’s US Program, was elected to a two-year term as co-chair of the board, joining ... as the greater philanthropic community, on a wide range of immigration and immigrant integration issues, including education, health, ...
June 15, 2017
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
Trauma and Resilience: Supporting Immigrant Children, their Families, and Our Communities through Collaboration
... in the current policy environment. GCIR’s June Monthly Immigration Policy Call will delve into the policy issues impacting immigrant ... Wendy Cervantes , Senior Policy Analyst, Immigration and Immigrant Families, CLASP B. Heidi Ellis , PhD, ...
February 17, 2017
Building Partnerships for Change: Engaging and Leveraging Resources for Immigrant Financial Integration
... for families and businesses. It also can limit access to immigration-benefit programs such as DACA or citizenship because of an ... brought together 130 people from across the country to learn about each other’s work on economic integration and dispel myths about each ...
October 6, 2017
Who Are Our Guest Workers? Understanding Migrant Workers, Programs and Policies, and Protection Challenges in the Trump Era
... are like once they reach our shores. Join us to learn more about these workers and their families, current and proposed policies, and ... Justice in Motion Daniel Costa , Director of Immigration Law and Policy, Economic Policy Institute Rachel ...
September 21, 2017
... webinar, which GCIR is co-sponsoring. Description Immigration status is a critical factor affecting an individual’s health. Immigration status determines the type of programs one is eligible for and, as ...
September 18, 2017
... their lives and communities. Join this call to learn about unique post-disaster challenges facing immigrants and refugees, ... Kate Vickery , Executive Director, Houston Immigration Legal Services Collaborative Aryah Somers Landsberger , ...
September 14, 2017
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
... Kamal Essaheb , Director of Policy & Advocacy, National Immigration Law Center The Rev. Mary K. "Kaki" Friskics-Warren, Executive ... Remedies Every Undocumented Young Person Should Know About , Educators for Fair Consideration, November 2016. Resource ...
February 6, 2017
... had begun a discussion with its members after the election about taking a public stance against Trump’s immigration policies. Some funders were keen to have their funding strategies ...
October 17, 2017
... path. Elsewhere in the nation, we see news reports about the damage and sympathize with the homeowners and business owners who ... who live and work in the affected region, and their lack of immigration status disqualifies them from receiving assistance from FEMA. Not ...
November 8, 2017
... scrutiny. Therefore, MASA communities are also concerned about the DACA database - a “registry” of the names and addresses of ... New York City Organizer, Black Alliance for Just Immigration Sanaa Abrar, Senior Policy Fellow, United We Dream ...
November 28, 2017
... DACA within the context of the larger political climate and immigration context, with a particular focus on the AAPI, Black Diaspora, and ... DACAmented individuals and their families; and Learn about key funding strategies at the local, state, and national level to reach ...
February 13, 2018
... of deportation. These efforts are vital. Restrictive immigration policies and increased enforcement are causing fear and toxic ... impacts the entire community. They are facing uncertainty about their legal status and fear they may lose permission to remain in the ...