Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
Though highly educated in their home countries, about 2 million people are unemployed or working far below their skill level in ...
April 4, 2019
A recent visit to southwestern Minnesota by the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis president reaffirms what many economic experts already had determined, but the message bears repeating: Rural Minnesota needs immigrants to work and live here.
July 23, 2018
... chief economist for the U.S. Labor Department asks, can immigration play in mitigating these undesirable economic outcomes and ... can and should play in America’s future. To learn more about the initiative and read related research, check out the initiative's ...
August 15, 2019
... careers. In this webinar, we will hear from practitioners about models of improving immigrant access to, and experience of, the U.S. ...
June 11, 2019
Then you’ll hear from three expert practitioners about creative ways they are capitalizing on federal policy at the local level ...
March 26, 2019
This two-page factsheet takes a close look at characteristics of the immigrant workforce, making a case for how important it is to consider immigrant workers when developing local workforce development strategies.
... generate a big-picture, evidence-driven vision of the role immigration can and should play in America’s future. Drawing from research, ... and legislative—that reflect new realities and needs for immigration to continue to be a comparative advantage for the United States as ...
August 15, 2019
This 29-slide presentation covered how advocates can advance policies to boost immigrant workers' success, such as career pathways, sector partnerships, integrated education and training, and state data systems and workforce data tools.
This factsheet examines the size and characteristics of the immigrant workforce and explores key strategies that organizations in three cities are using to support training this population.
This policy brief proposes a new instructional model that maintains a central focus on English acquisition while also building the critical skills and systems knowledge important for long-term integration success.
Find the recording of the webinar, "Creating Opportunities for Opportunity Youth and Young Adults: How Grantmakers Can Capitalize on Federal Workforce Policies to Invest in Immigrants" here.
Group Materials, Program Materials
... to Serve Immigrant Workers initiative. Then learn about on-the-ground examples from Nancy Miller, Director of Regional Adult ...
September 6, 2018
... local workforce and community leaders and funders to learn about post-fire workforce initiatives underway in the region. The session will ... rebuild the local workforce.
Join us to:
Learn about the landscape of recovery efforts underway
Identify existing ...
May 8, 2018
This report illustrates the paradox between immigrant contributions to our workforce and the structural barriers that shut out thousands of Californians from economic opportunity. The brief calls for policies to ensure investments in workforce development work to support every Californian, regardless of status, to provide for themselves and their families.