June 18, 2020
... organizations that serve them largely remain invisible in immigration policy discussions and for philanthropy. In honor of Black History ... Network
Carl Hamad-Lipscombe, Black Alliance for Just Immigration
Jonathan Jayes-Green, UndocuBlack Network
Guerline M. ...
Despite the highly polarized nature of federal immigration policy debates, most agree that once immigrants are admitted to the ... economic, and social life of their new communities. Adult education services offered through a federal-state partnership system are ...
October 11, 2018
... from concrete examples--especially for immigrant workers, education funding, and families with children--nationally and in states.
October 20, 2020
... groups, which naturally work at the intersection of race and immigration, are often told that they neither fit in the immigration portfolio nor under racial equity. Immigration funders need to ...
June 17, 2019
Resources for DACA Advocacy
IMMIGRATION, AND COVID-19
Even as the coronavirus sickens Americans by ... the Potential Outcomes of the DACA Case
National Immigration Law Center
This article outlines the legal question the Supreme ... the DACA Decision
Presidents’ Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration
This toolkit provides leaders in higher education ...
... recovery efforts.
Black Alliance for Just Immigration , BLMP envisions a world where no one is forced to give up their ... of all Black people through community-building, political education, creating access to direct services, and organizing across borders. ...
Resource Portal, Video & Audio
... of critical issues—health, justice, workers, education and housing—as the state makes critical budget decisions. ... wage jobs; building a caring economy; strengthening an education system that prepares youth with the skills to secure their (and our) ...
July 9, 2020
... 2017 DACA rescission memorandum, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has taken no public steps to restore DACA to the ... have made great strides ; they have pursued higher education, advanced their careers, enlisted in the military , and become ...
July 13, 2020
On June 18, 2020 the U.S. Supreme Court sided with DACA recipients ruling that the way in which the Trump administration rescinded the DACA program in 2017 was unlawful. The decision is a huge victory for immigrant communities and their allies who mobilized to protect the DACA program.
... All eligible individuals are encouraged to consult with an immigration attorney to apply for, or renew, their DACA immediately.
... Advocacy Clinic (WIRAC) at Yale Law School, the National Immigration Law Center (NILC), and lawyers at MRNY. The Supreme Court ...
June 18, 2020
Today, the Supreme Court blocked the Trump administration’s attempt to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). While the decision was made on procedural grounds and not on the merits of the program, it nevertheless provides a reprieve for 650,000 immigrants and their families, including more than 250,000 U.S.-citizen children.
June 18, 2020
In January 2019, I reflected on the extreme anti-immigrant policies that have come out of the White House over the past two years, the resulting human devastation, and the attacks that are expected to continue for the foreseeable future. I called on philanthropy to dream big and act with courage because we can only combat these injustices if we have a vision that surpasses the opposition’s in ambition and scope.
June 5, 2019
A joint statement on the suspension of field operations and the way forward for the Census during the COVID-19 pandemic.
March 18, 2020
... in people’s lives. “more than 100,000 people in immigration detention;” “potentially closing off approximately $1.5 ... entrench hate in our culture; “…we need comprehensive immigration reform policy.”
It is clear that our identity – as a ...
October 10, 2019
Justice. Belonging. Humanity. Courage. Solidarity.
Grounded in these values that drive our mission, GCIR condemns racism and racial terror. We condemn the racism and racial terror that have oppressed and brutalized African Americans for more than 400 years.
June 1, 2020
As an organization dedicated to advancing justice and equity for all, we at GCIR are appalled at the insurrection, violence, and rioting we witnessed earlier this week, which were direct consequences of the divisive rhetoric and oppressive policies promulgated by Trump and his enablers over the past four years.
January 8, 2021
Marielena Hincapié, Executive Director, National Immigration Law Center
Angie Junck, Director, Human Rights Program, ...
Presentation, Video & Audio
This funder briefing will contextualize state and federal tax policy shifts, provide lessons learned from the field, and offer opportunities for peer-to-peer learning, collaboration, and action planning.
September 6, 2018