Earlier this month, the World Education Services (WES) Mariam Assefa Fund shared its initial responses to ... —to our partners, to immigrant workers, to workforce and education service providers, to advocates, and to other funders. Most ... evolve, every facet of society, from public health to education access to the local economy, has been vastly affected,” said Mo ...
April 30, 2020
Find all related program materials for the webinar, "Black History Month: Diversity and Strength of the Black Immigrant Community in the U.S." here, including the presentation and recording.
... City’s commitment to ensure all New Yorkers, regardless of immigration status, are included in citywide COVID-19 response and relief ... Response Effort to support New York City Department of Education's (DOE) school communities during this challenging time . This is ...
April 16, 2020
A fund to provide grants of up to $500 to immigrants in San Diego County who have lost all or part of their income due to the coronavirus pandemic.
April 2, 2020
America needs a 21st-century immigration system that advances the economic, security, and societal interests ... their contributions to our society. It must encourage legal immigration and its significant benefits to the American economy without ... the economic interests of those already here. A working immigration system can help unite our country through our common patriotism and ...
November 11, 2020
... help our immigrant friends, neighbors, and coworkers whose immigration status puts them in danger of hunger, homelessness, and extreme ...
April 15, 2020
Before COVID-19 hit, President Trump was abusing immigration powers delegated to him by Congress to such an extent that the rest ... pandemic hit, a blizzard of executive actions buried the immigration statutes that now exist only on paper. The president has wholly ...
December 2, 2020
... the coronavirus has started to affect several facets of immigration.
How government officials handle the virus could have a significant impact on people navigating our immigration process, their health, and the immigration system at large. Some ...
March 9, 2020
Led by the Immigration Hub and America’s Voice, more than 100 organizations have worked ... and a clear vision of our expectations. The 2021 Immigration Action Plan is a preview of our collective efforts. It identifies ... administrations.
Read the full report below.
2021 Immigration Action Plan ...
A space for funders seeking to expand their knowledge on immigrant workforce issues and make connections with like-minded colleagues.
... from concrete examples--especially for immigrant workers, education funding, and families with children--nationally and in states.
October 20, 2020
Collection of essays and policy proposals around immigration reform put forth by the Niskanen Center.
Read the full report at the link below.
Redefining Immigration Reform: How Immigration Supports American Ideals ...
... dealing with the unique challenges of coronavirus and immigration status.
The resources shared will be updated on an ongoing ...
An emergency assistance fund for immigrant & undocumented workers in South Florida.
May 4, 2020
How to Help is a fundraising effort organized by Democracy in Color, a project of Powerpac.org to support undocumented immigrants during this time of national crisis. Learn more about How to Help here.
April 21, 2020
... grantmakers, regardless of whether we specifically fund “immigration or refugee issues.” The expansion of immigration enforcement personnel, expedited deportation with no access to ...
March 23, 2017
Immigration detention was dangerous before President Trump took office four ... pandemic—have only made the situation more dire.
Immigration detention has expanded in the past decade, driven largely by large ... built mountains of evidence that reveal the dark reality of immigration detention, rife with coercion, physical abuse, and due process ...
December 2, 2020
... a webinar with Center for Disaster Philanthropy and Houston Immigration Legal Services Collaborative (HILSC). The conversation will focus ...
July 11, 2019
... major flaws—first, in the enforcement of violations of the immigration system and then, in the implementation of a less restrictive and more flexible legal immigration system. Its central theme is that these two components interact. An ...
As an organization committed to equity and justice, GCIR believes every person deserves to be counted. We applaud the Supreme Court’s decision today to temporarily block the addition of a citizenship question on the 2020 census. This ruling is a victory for democracy, yet the census still faces significant challenges.
June 21, 2019