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 ...
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 ...
October 10, 2018
... 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 ...
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 ...
November 20, 2018
... 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 ...
September 25, 2018
... Public charge determinations are used by federal immigration authorities to decide whether to accept an immigrant’s ... Lawful Permanent Residence. It is also used for decisions about approving applications for certain visas to enter the United States. ... work with partners across the state to educate Californians about actions they can take to protect their own health and their families and ...
December 4, 2018
... to the Department of Homeland Security U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in opposition to the proposed ‘public charge’ rule ... negative public sentiment and perpetuate a false narrative about immigrant families that stokes the bias, fear and hatred that threaten ...
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, ...
January 11, 2019
... Census Until a few months ago, Arturo Vargas’s worries about the 2020 Census mostly involved ways to help Latinos get online to fill ... census authorities. The current national climate over immigration issues has increased overall distrust of government to new heights ...
September 16, 2017
More than 40 leading California foundations signed this statement in support of DACA following the program's cancellation.
September 9, 2017
Twenty-six members of GCIR's Delivering on the Dream collaborative have signed onto this statement in support of DACA.
May 2, 2019
... election. Organizations including the traditionally immigration-oriented HIAS, T’ruah: The Rabbinic Call for Human Rights, and ... Until 15 years ago, Peter had never heard anything about this episode—until his father gave him a memoir written by his own ...
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 28, 2019
... opposition; our collective advocacy is critical. Learn more about the proposed change here , and here , and read what national ...
June 3, 2019
... with donor-advised funds—to learn more about the Hate Is Not Charitable Campaign and sign on; read about the anti-immigrant movement and the private money funding it; and ...
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 ...
July 29, 2019
... Based on my experience, there’s one thing I can tell you about criminally prosecuting people for crossing the border: It doesn’t work. Right now, about 99% of my clients are charged with “1325” and “1326,” the federal ...
July 25, 2019
... the requirement that health programs to post notices about the availability of language access programs, making it harder for people ... care, and removing the mandate that discrimination based on immigration status is prohibited. Please note that submitting public ...