... the think tanks and organizations that pushed for tougher immigration restrictions operated on the fringes of public policy debates. Now, ... rallies. As president, he has remained committed to lowering immigration levels and escalated efforts to secure funding for the wall, ...
The Private Money Shaping Public Conversation About Restricting Immigration ...
March 6, 2019
“Very few philanthropists are thinking about global health security or related issues,” said Gabrielle Fitzgerald, ... turn the tide on this outbreak and others, it has to be about massive government and multilateral intervention because these are just ...
February 23, 2020
... called “The Cobra Event” by Richard Preston, about a terrorist who releases a deadly virus in the United States. Preston had ... outbreak in Africa, and so he knew all sorts of scary things about how quickly lethal infectious diseases could spread. “The Cobra Event ...
March 11, 2020
... 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
... at curtailing both authorized and unauthorized immigration; weakening protections for asylum seekers, including unaccompanied ... Californians live in families whose members have different immigration statuses. Escalating anti-immigrant vitriol and heightened ...
January 12, 2018
... as catalyst or supplement. As partisan rancor around immigration strains the very institutions of American democracy, SAFE, which ... to the 2016 election and the Trump administration’s anti-immigration stance. But the idea got its start before that as a pilot in New ...
February 20, 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 5, 2019
... Luther King, Jr., some may not have been aware that the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965 was among the many hard-won victories ... frameworks, and shift our individual and collective mindsets about how best to advance the rights and inclusion of marginalized communities. ...
January 23, 2019
... situation shook out. Quite a bit has now been written about how funders have responded—and are responding—to the developments of ... policy is no accident. Despite philanthropy’s wariness about appearing too political, funders have found it necessary under Trump to ...
May 7, 2018
... government’s 2006 “war” on drugs and organized crime, about 37,000 people have gone missing, according to the Ministry of the ...
March 26, 2019
"In August of 2016, GCIR had only one question about the Forum’s Drupal-Salesforce platform: How soon can we launch? Chats ... forward two-and-a-half years, and we’re still excited about all those things. But getting out of the gates proved a lot more ...
March 2, 2019
... and those living in close quarters. They are concerned about community health, and they are also concerned about the potential for working families to face economic hardship and food ...
March 18, 2020
Changes in administration often lead to shifts in policy with real-world impact on funding for nonprofits. Under President Donald Trump, no sector has been harder hit than nonprofits that serve refugees and immigrants.
September 9, 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 ...
September 10, 2019
... ill without health insurance, and living in constant fear of immigration enforcement. These challenges require a multi-faceted philanthropic ...
May 27, 2020
The first quarterly President Message from Marissa Tirona, GCIR President.
January 29, 2021
... of need in our region—and we are especially concerned about the most vulnerable people in the community such as seniors, people with ...
March 18, 2020
A pledge from California philanthropic organizations:
The COVID–19 public health and economic crisis and the murders of Black Americans by police, have laid bare the deep inequities across our state. We need bold steps to ensure a future based on economic inclusion, racial equity, and compassionate humanity.
July 9, 2020
... outreach has been swift and significant. We are hearing about many community gatherings, house parties, church events, and door-to-door ... to your grantees. Many organizations are confused about how to operate in this new environment, particularly in doing their part ...
March 13, 2020
... publishing of this post, Candid released a pop-up webpage about coronavirus. View philanthropy’s response to the pandemic: ...
March 11, 2020