... Medicaid, SNAP, or housing assistance in 2018 because of immigration concerns. The study highlights fear and confusion about the proposed public charge rule, a reliance on the media for information ...
... welcoming immigrants. It would radically reshape our legal immigration system, putting the wealthy at the front of the line, ahead of ... afraid to seek programs that support basic needs. With about one in four children having at least one immigrant parent, this issue ...
October 10, 2018
... stories of our grandparents that inform a Jewish sensibility about how to treat the refugees and immigrants--our texts and laws have an ...
... 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 8, 2017
... as the greater philanthropic community, on a wide range of immigration and immigrant integration issues, including education, health, ...
January 30, 2017
Find all program-related materials for April's Monthly Immigration Policy Call, "Through the Eyes of Children" here, including ...
... ) on issues at the intersection of tax credit access, immigration status, and racial and ethnic equity. Although the EITC is no ... with Kevin Douglas, Director of National Programs at GCIR, about the latest developments, how the public charge rule fits into the larger ...
September 12, 2019
... to today’s ruling:
“This case has never been about a line on a form. It is about whether everyone in America counts. This ruling means they do.”
June 27, 2019
... the country are fighting to end the policy and practice of immigration detention. Join us for a conversation with advocates and organizers to learn more about this movement’s strategies. The morning session will focus on the ...
September 12, 2019
These funding recommendations cover a broad range of options for funders seeking to respond to the Central American unaccompanied minors crisis.
... three family detention centers with a combined capacity of about 3,300 beds. As the Trump administration prepares to ramp up family detention, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is reportedly exploring options to ...
... 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 ...
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
... a tough year for GCIR and for every organization working on immigration. The federal administration continued its campaign against ...
Read the GCIR 2018 Annual Report to learn more about GCIR's efforts to inform, connect, and catalyze philanthropy, focusing ...
GCIR Annual Report
This infographic explains why the 2020 Census is important, why it's difficult to do accurately, and gives funding recommendations.
Funding Recommendations, Infographic
... 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 ...
October 17, 2017
... asylum-seeking families, 31 people in total, dropped off by immigration officials shortly before 4 p.m. on Monday.
She led the group, about half parents and half children, mostly between the ages of 3 and 8, to ...
November 20, 2018
... the United States, Central America and Mexico, and learn about the fast-paced changes taking place in U.S. asylum policy. Speakers will ...
November 8, 2018
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
Find all related program materials for the webinar "The Critical Role of Philanthropy in the TPS Journey for Justice" here, including powerpoint and recording.
... 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 ...
February 6, 2017