... issues—such as English as a second language (ESL) and education, health, economic security and mobility, and civic ... Communications Campaigns Navigating Race and Immigration: A Roadmap for Funders Shaking Up Our Usual ... , by Luis Montoya 10:15 am – 11:45 am State of Play: Immigration Policy Update for Philanthropy 11:45 am – 12:05 ...
May 20, 2014
Find all program-related materials for the "Black Immigrant Leadership: Sustaining and Building Movements for Justice" webinar here.
... While national headlines are dominated by federal immigration policy —family separation, the border ... to expand access to driver’s licenses and higher education, to working to limit local police collaboration with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), to advancing fair ...
December 10, 2019
... racism are long overdue, and they must expand to include immigration because the two issues are inextricably linked. ... sector must also wrestle with hundreds of years of racist immigration policies — from the 1790 law that allowed only ... over decades to develop an expansive playbook for reducing immigration by people of color. These hate groups often frame ...
September 23, 2020
... of New York and the Russell Sage Foundation Conference on Immigration and Immigrant Integration, originally scheduled ... by this initiative. Harvard University sociologist and immigration scholar Mary Waters will be the keynote speaker. ... ideas about what it means to be American, how increased immigration enforcement has affected crime, job opportunities ...
September 24, 2020
Over 70 foundations have signed a joint statement on immigration in the wake of President Trump’s executive order banning immigration from seven Muslim countries. The statement, ... diversity and equality noting that ‘the recently issued immigration executive orders compromise our nation’s ...
February 8, 2017
Description Despite the highly polarized nature of federal immigration policy debates, most agree that once immigrants ... economic, and social life of their new communities. Adult education services offered through a federal-state ... to grant makers in the anti-poverty, economic mobility and immigration policy fields, and a discussion of actions that ...
October 11, 2018
... trends and develop recommendations in the areas of education, immigration relief, criminal justice, and more. As the report ... details, Immigrants Rising outlined new best practices for immigration legal service providers; exciting new demographic ...
As coronavirus fears sweep the nation, people are taking cautionary measures against the disease it causes, Covid-19, but low-income immigrant communities are not always able to make such accomodations.
March 13, 2020
... Kamal Essaheb , Director of Policy & Advocacy, National Immigration Law Center The Rev. Mary K. "Kaki" ... Tom K. Wong , Associate Professor of Political Science, Immigration Politics and Policy, University of California, ... 2017. DACA Update: Five Things You Should Know, National Immigration Law Center , August 25, 2017. Potential ...
September 14, 2017
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
... and housing assistance programs for fear of potential immigration consequences, as well as radically reshape how we ... our pluralistic democracy through the rewriting of our immigration system by fiat. The tremendous amount of ... short term, resourcing the field to engage in community education and outreach, as well as bolstering legal services ...
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
... legal services provision, community outreach and education, advocacy and organizing, and mental health ... Who Are DACA Holders? Data from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) show that the vast majority of ... of an increasingly acrimonious election landscape with immigration issues likely to feature prominently. What Can ...
... dealing with the unique challenges of coronavirus and immigration status. The following resources will be updated ...
... rule that could have wide-reaching effects on legal immigration to the United States and lead to a sharp drop in ... of this analysis are: Based on the experience of the 1990s immigration and welfare reforms, it is reasonable to expect ... for children, the elderly, persons with lower levels of education and/or limited English proficiency, and those with ...
Earlier this month, the World Education Services (WES) Mariam Assefa Fund shared its ... —to our partners, to immigrant workers, to workforce and education service providers, to advocates, and to other ... evolve, every facet of society, from public health to education access to the local economy, has been vastly ...
April 30, 2020
... commitment to ensure all New Yorkers, regardless of immigration status, are included in citywide COVID-19 ... We must make sure that everyone in our city, regardless of immigration status, has access to the support they need," ... Response Effort to support New York City Department of Education's (DOE) school communities during this challenging ...
April 16, 2020
Find all program-related materials for the "State of Play: Local, National, and Intersectional Responses to Addressing Anti-Asian Violence and Building Durable AAPI Immigrant Power" webinar here.
... Initiative at the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund, working at the intersection of migrants’, ... areas: program and policy strategy and development, funder education and engagement, and funder mobilizing and ...
April 14, 2021