A few months ago, we attended the Grantmakers for Education Annual Conference in Washington DC. Under the theme, Equity in ... opportunities for funders working at the intersection of immigration status, language, culture, and education for children and youth and ...
February 26, 2018
... seeking refuge demonstrate its expansive vision to restrict immigration at all cost.
Children in Detention and Family Separation
... I do? Continue to support DACA renewals through community education, access to counsel, and fee subsidies.
July 10, 2019
... The rule puts the country on a path towards a profoundly new immigration system — while Congress sits on the sideline. The change could ... considers additional factors including age, health, education and skills.
The rule’s immediate aim is to start scaring ...
October 3, 2018
... visas by negatively weighing several factors during the immigration admissions process, including current or potential participation in ...
Participation in publicly funded early care and education programs—including Head Start, prekindergarten, child care ...
November 5, 2018
... of aliens to the United States has a long history in U.S. immigration law, appearing at least as far back as the Immigration Act of 1882. ... health, family status, assets, resources, financial status, education and skills.
In making this determination, DHS is proposing to ...
September 22, 2018
... generate a big-picture, evidence-driven vision of the role immigration can and should play in America’s future. Drawing from research, ... and legislative—that reflect new realities and needs for immigration to continue to be a comparative advantage for the United States as ...
August 15, 2019
The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan is joining with Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees and The Kresge Foundation to create the Southeast Michigan Immigrant and Refugee Funder Collaborative, which seeks to address a needs gap of the immigrant and refugee population in the region.
September 6, 2019
Recent Urban Institute survey data show that heightened immigration-related fears and concerns are shaping immigrant families’ daily ... ” and fear is affecting families with a wide range of immigration and citizenship statuses, including green card holders and US ...
August 7, 2019
... The new rule would significantly expand the list of benefits immigration officials would consider when determining whether or not an ... housing.
This represents a dramatic change to the U.S. immigration system—government estimates suggest it will affect around 382,000 ...
September 28, 2018
As a Foundation, we believe in the values of equity and dignity. And we believe that all people should be treated with respect and have access to services and opportunities that allow them to thrive. Our work helps build strong, safe, and vibrant communities in California where all people are heard and can make their contribution to realizing the California dream.
March 1, 2019
... of Homeland Security would create a harsh new standard for immigration officials to decide whether to let immigrants lawfully in the ... legal entry come and rejoin family. Under the proposed rule, immigration officials could turn away lawfully residing immigrants seeking to ...
September 27, 2018
This blog post considers how the benefits of expanding CalEITC will be curtailed if it is not extended to immigrants.
May 14, 2019
... who are ineligible for housing assistance based on their immigration status. Currently, HUD allows families to live together in ... ...
Housing, Faith, Civil Rights, Social Justice, and Immigration Leaders Rally to Oppose HUD Rule That Would Separate Families or ...
May 10, 2019
A proposal from the Trump administration aims to remake immigration policy by expanding the definition of “public charge.” The ... in safety net programs such as Medicaid during the immigration admissions process. Applicants whose benefit use exceeds a certain ...
December 4, 2018
... funds, to be included in the state budget, will go towards education and outreach targeting immigrants and low-income residents to make ... and the consequences of an undercount.
Immigration advocates have pushed Gov. Cuomo to use state money for ...
March 27, 2019
... near-monthly public data releases by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) , as well as data filed as evidence in Regents ...
August 15, 2019
In targeting migrant families for immigration enforcement, Trump administration officials have defended the operations being carried out by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) by saying these individuals have had ... returned. This is vital for maintaining the integrity of the immigration system and discouraging future migration of people with less than ...
July 30, 2019
... Wednesday of his administration’s "zero tolerance" immigration policy.
More than 2,300 children have been taken from their ...
June 20, 2018
... world a better place , make millions from their work with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), the government organization that’s ... stop Big Tech’s “outsized role” in collaborating with immigration enforcement like ICE.
Immigration is a particularly ...
July 30, 2019
... to the Department of Homeland Security U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in opposition to the proposed ‘public charge’ rule ...
December 4, 2018