This 20-page report considers the impacts and opportunities presented by the growing number of immigrants in Oregon and Washington. The report includes overviews of newcomers’ impacts on the two states’ demographics, economics, and educational systems; a review of national policy implications for immigrants in the region; and a set of funding recommendations for local, state, regional, and national funders.
... of these policies on families and children, and learn about GCIR’s recommendations on how philanthropy can ... to organizations that share GCIR’s core values.) A special thanks to GCIR members and funders for their support ...
June 27, 2018
Find all program-related materials for GCIR Webinar, "Strategies for Advancing Pro-immigrant Policies", here, including recording and powerpoint.
Resources from GCIR's 2022 National Convening plenary, "Achieving Transformative Change: Merging Power Across Movements."
... to best meet evolving needs. The Foundation will pay special attention to populations in Napa County that may be ... 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 ...
March 18, 2020
This presentation covers intersectional community-based projects on refugees, the evolving perspectives on refugee integration, and what funders can do.
... also note the difficulty in gathering quantitative data about this trend), several noted that there is anecdotal ... from detention, government officials do not inform them about the one-year deadline to apply for asylum or assist ... protections for unaccompanied children, including Special Immigrant Juvenile Status Further curtail the ...
Find all program-related materials for GCIR's "A Decade of DOTD: Building the Movement through Funder Collaboration" webinar here, including the session recording and PowerPoint.
About | Agenda | Planning Committee | Sponsors About Our 2018 ... Stephanie Kripa Cooper-Lewter , Vice President of Initiatives and Public Policy, Sisters of Charity Foundation ... California Grantmakers Vy Nguyen , Director of Special Projects, Weingart Foundation Cathleen Otero , Vice ...
February 27, 2018
... hit family communities the hardest. Funders will learn about: How census data is used in congressional, state and ... Program at the Brennan Center for Justice Evan Bacalao, Special Initiatives & Partnerships at Open Society Foundations Who ...
August 15, 2018
... This webinar will be a strategy session to coordinate action; influence and leverage localized funding efforts; and ... in these regions. sPEAKERS Alexandra Miller , Esq., Border Action Team Managing Attorney, Florence Immigrant & Refugee ... Working Group Felipe Navarro-Lux , Manager of Regional Initiatives, Center for Gender & Refugee Studies (CGRS) Isis ...
April 22, 2021
This report provides a roadmap for how foundations and affinity groups can support the next Census in 2020.
... colleagues on how they are responding to the call for action to build real power for Black communities and demand ... and social supports. Will Cordery will share more about the M4BL Donor Organizing Committee and recent effort ... million for M4BL in 2020 . Samantha Tweedy will share more about Robin Hood’s “ Power Fund , ” a new ...
November 17, 2020
... voter registration, education and turnout, census, ballot initiatives, election protection, issue organizing and ... (BISC) Center for Popular Democracy (CPD) Community Change Action Community Justice Action Fund Demos, Everybody Votes Campaign Faith in Action ...
March 20, 2020
Find all program-related materials for GCIR's webinar, " Intersectional Justice: Migrant Workers and Economic Justice" here, including recording and powerpoint presentation.
Find all program-related materials for GCIR's webinar, "Intersectional Justice: Migrants on the Front Lines of Climate Change" here, including recording and powerpoint presentation.
Find all program-related materials for GCIR's strategy session "DACA in the Balance: Mobilizing to Protect Our Communities" here, including recording, PowerPoint, and other materials.
Resources from GCIR's 2022 National Convening plenary, "Moving Money and Power: Investing in Immigrant Leadership."
... interviews also illustrated confusion and misunderstanding about the rule, including about who it applies to and when it takes effect. Adults in ... agencies and legal professionals for information about how using public benefits would affect their or their ...