Open Society Foundations and Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees commissioned this report as part of a larger effort to make resources, knowledge, and infrastructure developed during the pandemic known to grantmakers responding to future economic disruptions. Stand Together describes Covid-19 direct relief funds for undocumented immigrants and records promising practices for crisis grantmaking in immigrant communities.
Find all program-related materials for GCIR's webinar, "The Role of the Arts in the Immigrant Justice Movement" here, including recording and powerpoint presentation.
... Episode 4 of the immediately acclaimed Netflix docuseries Immigration Nation with filmmakers Shaul Schwarz and ... and Saket Soni, Cynthia Hernandez of Resilience Force. Immigration Nation is a six-part series that the New York Times calls a "rare look inside Trump's immigration crackdown (official trailer here).” The ...
August 18, 2020
... assistance. They face major barriers to accessing the education and training they will need to adapt to the ... essential and most vulnerable members, regardless of their immigration status. Our federal, state, and local leaders ... the city will be accessible to all residents regardless of immigration status. The philanthropic sector is also playing ...
May 15, 2020
... primary and preventive health care to people regardless of immigration status or ability to pay, over fiscal years 2020 ... of 2020, is available for all workers, also regardless of immigration status. The FFCRA also has expanded the Family ... people who would otherwise qualify for Medicaid under the immigration eligibility criteria. Both the FFCRA and CARES ...
April 16, 2020
... access to daily life in the U.S., including jobs, housing, education and health care even though undocumented ... divest from criminalization, the nation must divest from immigration enforcement. With some grassroots success at the ... immigrants into the pipeline of deportation coupled with immigration detention. This mass criminalization comes out of ...
Factsheet, Issue Brief
... up to support our undocumented friends and neighbors whose immigration status puts them in danger of hunger, ... to deploy nearly $80 million to build local capacity for immigration legal services, advocacy, and organizing. ...
May 11, 2020
... (She requested KQED not use her real name because of her immigration status and to call her Patricia instead.) The $2 ... insurance are available to workers regardless of their immigration status. But those benefits don’t help the vast ... and results in massive layoffs, workers who lack legal immigration status are particularly vulnerable, said Derek ...
March 31, 2020
... program-related materials for GCIR Webinar, "The Future of Immigration Legal Services: A Time For Bold Action" here, ... recording and powerpoint. Materials: The Future of Immigration Legal Services: A Time for Bold Action ...
... approaches artists use to influence the narrative about immigration and how they use stories to build power in the ...
July 29, 2021
... to apply. Given the challenges of navigating the complex immigration legal system, culturally competent, in language ... experts from across the country – of the future of the immigration legal services landscape, along with a dive into our recent report 2022 Update: Immigration Legal Services in California: A Time for Bold ...
July 20, 2022
... or reduced-price meals at their schools, regardless of immigration status . In mid-April, Newsom announced a $75 ...
May 21, 2020
... continue to agitate for racial justice and have helped put immigration reform back on the table for the first time in ...
May 6, 2021
... critical services and supports will not affect their immigration status, and they should provide referrals to free ...
June 5, 2020
The coronavirus pandemic is exposing what we have always known: our nation’s deep inequalities and broken safety net programs leave millions of people without help or relief.
April 10, 2020
Americans are eligible for up to $1,200 in coronavirus stimulus money — unless they're married and filing taxes jointly with an immigrant who doesn’t have a Social Security number. Democratic leaders are demanding to change that.
May 1, 2020
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.
This infographic explains why the 2020 Census is important, why it's difficult to do accurately, and gives funding recommendations.
Funding Recommendations, Infographic
... back home in Arizona growing up in a family with mixed immigration statuses. While working with immigrant youth in ... summer allowed me to un-learn and re-learn the history of immigration. As I helped GCIR staff develop a timeline of ... to opportunities on campus. Jaynelle believes higher education should be a right for all students regardless of ...
September 21, 2022
GCIR Staff Feature