May 21, 2019
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
First Responders at the Border: The Vital Role and Untapped Potential of a Reception System for Families and Asylum Seekers
... Due to a GCIR board meeting, this edition of our Monthly Immigration Policy Call series has been moved to a Tuesday. Future calls will ...
March 5, 2019
... past three decades to push for harsher criminal justice and immigration laws . Interestingly, while only 10% of prisons and jails ...
May 23, 2019
... the 1990’s, detention has become the primary mechanism for immigration enforcement. The overreliance on incarceration and detention ... companies that are involved in operating for-profit prisons, immigration and other detention services and probation services. Companies that ...
... efforts; others recognize the importance of applying an immigration lens to their existing grantmaking programs and priorities. ...
June 3, 2019
... has been supporting, who fight on the front lines of immigration and border issues in California and along the southwest border, ...
Trump Administration’s Overbroad Public Charge Definition Could Deny Those Without Substantial Means a Chance to Come to or Stay in the U.S.
... United States, despite extensive research on the benefits of immigration to the country and immigrants’ demonstrated upward mobility. Under longstanding immigration law, certain individuals can be denied entry to the United States ...
June 20, 2019
Zero-Tolerance and Family Separation One Year Later: Updates from organizations working on the front-lines to defend immigrant families at our borders
... the effects of the Trump Administration’s ever-changing immigration policies and procedures. The webinar will feature a robust ... larger strategic goals the organization has to reform the immigration system and defend immigrant communities. Partners RAICES ...
June 24, 2019
The first in a series of blog posts and webinars for philanthropy on the unique needs of immigrant populations in disasters and how best philanthropy can address those needs.
June 27, 2019
The Supreme Court of the United States Temporarily Blocks Citizenship Question; Our Fight for an Accurate Count Continues
... question, along with this administration’s hostile immigration policies, threaten to seriously dampen Census participation by ... to ensure that all Californians, regardless of their immigration status, are counted. Whether your foundation has been supporting ...
June 27, 2019
... count of all those living in the United States regardless of immigration status. We believe that healthy communities require the ...
July 25, 2019
... administration boasts the sharpest increases . U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), the federal agency tasked with overseeing and implementing policies related to immigration detention, contracts out a large portion of its detention capacity ...
The Invisible Wall: Obstacles to Protection for Unaccompanied Migrant Children along Mexico’s Southern Border
... In addition, as Mexico further intensifies and militarizes immigration enforcement at its southern border in response to U.S. pressure, ...
July 30, 2019
Microsoft, Dell, Concur: Here are all the tech companies doing business with ICE and how much they’re getting paid
... world a better place , make millions from their work with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), the government organization that’s ... stop Big Tech’s “outsized role” in collaborating with immigration enforcement like ICE. Immigration is a particularly contentious ...
August 13, 2019
... sector; knowledge of a wide range of issues relating to immigration policy, immigrant integration, equity, and justice; and ... the new administration’s anti-immigrant policies. With immigration as a central and defining issue of our time, our dedicated, ...
Immigrants Contribute Greatly to U.S. Economy, Despite Administration’s “Public Charge” Rule Rationale
... recently finalized “public charge” rule directs immigration officials to reject applications from individuals who seek to ... provides only a narrow window into the ways in which immigration has been a positive force for our nation. ... Immigrants ...
August 15, 2019
Standing with Immigrant Families: Philanthropy California Opposes Final Public Charge Rules and Encourages Philanthropy to Take Action
... providers, and funders in rejecting this harmful immigration policy that departs from longstanding immigration policy in place for nearly two decades. The final rule in ...
August 19, 2019
... the final public charge rule, which makes it easier for immigration officials to deny applications for permanent residency (green ...
September 12, 2019
... series, The Center for Disaster Philanthropy and Houston Immigration Legal Services Collaborative are hosting a second webinar. The ...
September 10, 2019
... of the new public charge rule dwarfs that of any other immigration policy under this administration thus far. The rule’s “chilling ... services for which they are eligible. Fearing the potential immigration consequences, many have preemptively disenrolled from public ...