This 20-page report considers the impacts and opportunities presented by the growing number of immigrants in Oregon and Washington. The report includes overviews of newcomers’ impacts on the two states’ demographics, economics, and educational systems; a review of national policy implications for immigrants in the region; and a set of funding recommendations for local, state, regional, and national funders.
... up to support our undocumented friends and neighbors whose immigration status puts them in danger of hunger, homelessness, and extreme ... to deploy nearly $80 million to build local capacity for immigration legal services, advocacy, and organizing.
May 11, 2020
... immigrants. She enjoys reading, traveling, and learning about diverse cultures through the universal language of food.
June 12, 2019
... support the California Immigrant Resilience Fund and excited about our partnership with the Governor and State to ensure that our ... and their family during this crisis, regardless of immigration status,” added Tegan Acton, President of Sunlight Giving . ...
April 15, 2020
... (She requested KQED not use her real name because of her immigration status and to call her Patricia instead.)
The $2 trillion ... insurance are available to workers regardless of their immigration status. But those benefits don’t help the vast majority of ...
March 31, 2020
... Refugees invite you to join a briefing on July 22nd to learn about the new Children Thrive Action Network (CTAN).
Join coordinating ... UnidosUS, and The Children’s Partnership, to learn more about CTAN’s emerging work as the country continues to grapple with the ...
July 22, 2020
... in temporary foster care. It draws preliminary conclusions about the emerging impact of family separation on outcomes for these children.
Detached and Afraid: U.S. Immigration Policy and the Practice of Forcibly Separating Parents and Young ...
... immigrant families in response to restrictive federal immigration and safety net policies, but policies like the new “public ... interviews also illustrated confusion and misunderstanding about the rule, including about who it applies to and when it takes effect.
Then you’ll hear from three expert practitioners about creative ways they are capitalizing on federal policy at the local level ...
March 26, 2019
... dealing with the unique challenges of coronavirus and immigration status.
The following resources will be updated on an ongoing ...
Despite the highly polarized nature of federal immigration policy debates, most agree that once immigrants are admitted to the ... to grant makers in the anti-poverty, economic mobility and immigration policy fields, and a discussion of actions that can be taken now to ...
October 11, 2018
New restrictions on immigration and increased immigration enforcement under the Trump Administration are having a profound ... American Academy of Pediatrics
The Effect of Hostile Immigration Policies on Children's Mental Health , The Children's Prtnership, ...
March 8, 2018
... Kamal Essaheb , Director of Policy & Advocacy, National Immigration Law Center
The Rev. Mary K. "Kaki" Friskics-Warren, ... Remedies Every Undocumented Young Person Should Know About , Educators for Fair Consideration, November 2016.
September 14, 2017
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
This resource presents examples of approaches educational institutions and non-profit organizations are taking across diverse regions and contexts to address immediate concerns; respond to emerging needs; and provide a supportive space.
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
... barriers related to their or their family members’ immigration status, policies and programs that fall short of addressing their ...
This five-page brief provides analysis and recommendations that apply to any states that have experienced a natural disaster.
... seemingly every week has brought major developments in the immigration policy sphere. This month alone, the Department of Justice sued ... immigrants have no right to a bond hearing under a 1996 immigration law. This call will review the significant shifts of the past ...
March 15, 2018
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
Connect with your regional association to ask about local efforts and how you can get involved.
Reach out to GCIR on ... and remain connected on all things Census.
Learn about how the philanthropic community is taking action and tracking Census ...
April 1, 2020
... “national security” will continue to impede meaningful immigration and criminal justice reform.
Despite these trends, the ... enforcement practices. If you are a funder who cares about criminal justice and/or immigration enforcement, please join us for this ...
September 24, 2018