GCIR staff will be facilitating informal check-in calls as a peer-learning opportunity for CA funders to discuss immigrant and refugee information during the COVID-19 crisis. We welcome all participants to join as they are available to exchange information, share challenges and collaborate with funders from across the state.
May 15, 2020
... of adding the question, and to begin a discussion about how to respond to the new question, join this emergency briefing for ...
March 29, 2018
... amount of need in our region—we are particularly concerned about the most vulnerable people in the community such as seniors, people with ... detection in China, it has also stirred up long-held biases about people, especially those of Asian descent. Here in the US, Chinese and ...
March 12, 2020
... partners use this date as an opportunity to raise awareness about the 2020 Census and what is at stake with a fair and accurate count. For ...
Resource Portal, Toolkit
... need to reopen the program."
US Citizenship and Immigration Services, part of the Department Homeland Security which ... story has been updated with comment from US Citizenship and Immigration Services.
Judge orders Trump administration to accept new ...
July 17, 2020
... 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 ...
September 10, 2019
... as the greater philanthropic community, on a wide range of immigration and immigrant integration issues, including education, health, ...
June 20, 2018
Join the Funders' Committee for Civic Participation (FCCP) for a discussion of relational organizing practice and power building strategy.
May 6, 2019
... crisis and the U.S. government's increasingly hard-line immigration policies, foundations are taking action to support refugees and ...
June 20, 2018
Many of our immigrant community members work in temporary or low-wage jobs without access to sick leave, unemployment or the ability to work remotely. Immigrants, many of them undocumented, do essential work that sustains us all.
April 24, 2020
The stimulus legislation will not extend a helping hand to hard-working immigrant families who do not qualify for federal assistance, even in the midst of a pandemic. If you have reliable income and can afford it, your pledge and eventual donation will be directed to Bridges Academy, an Oakland public school, that serves a largely immigrant population where 80% of students are English language learners.
April 21, 2020
... ill without health insurance, and living in constant fear of immigration enforcement. These challenges require a multi-faceted philanthropic ...
May 27, 2020
This call considered how funders can support efforts to promote a safe and inclusive learning environment for all.
September 8, 2017
A summary of some of the more important changes in the proposed "public charge" rule and how CLINIC plans to respond.
Analysis, Funding Recommendations
December 16, 2019
More than 40 House Democrats signed a letter this week urging Vice President Pence to reconsider the administration’s enforcement of the “public charge” rule amid the coronavirus outbreak.
March 11, 2020
The National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy is shaking up its staff to get the organization in a better position for its new focus on urging foundations and individual donors to steer money to grassroots movements.
October 14, 2019
... 2017 DACA rescission memorandum, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has taken no public steps to restore DACA to the ...
July 13, 2020