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
... race, religion, sexual orientation, gender expression, immigration status, and national origin.
The recently issued immigration ...
Nicholas Donohue, President & CEO Nellie Mae Education Foundation Quincy, MA
Michele Lord, President ...
February 6, 2017
This edition of the Business of Giving features Jina Krause-Vilmar, CEO of Upwardly Global. The nonprofit helps integrate refugees, people who have been granted asylum, and special immigrant visa holders into the U.S. work force.
April 4, 2019
... administration boasts the sharpest increases .
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), the federal agency tasked with overseeing and implementing policies related to immigration detention, contracts out a large portion of its detention capacity ...
July 25, 2019
Kristine Gawry Campbell interviews Timi Gerson, vice president and chief content officer at The National Committee of Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP) and author of State of Foundation Funding for the Pro-Immigrant Movement.
May 29, 2019
... at curtailing both authorized and unauthorized immigration; weakening protections for asylum seekers, including unaccompanied ... needs, grants to support legal services and Know Your Rights education, received the largest share of funding (49 percent combined). Our ...
January 12, 2018
... 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
Family philanthropy is critically important in this moment. Private resources can help ensure the stability of organizations facing sharp city, state, and federal budget cuts.
September 27, 2017
... for families and businesses. It also can limit access to immigration-benefit programs such as DACA or citizenship because of an ... across the country are working to provide financial education and services, as well as immigration-related outreach and legal services, to help immigrants take ...
February 17, 2017
... health care is greater than ever.
Fear of raids from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and family separation policies has a ...
July 29, 2019
Responding to President Trump’s policies on immigration, a group of California foundations has injected more than $40 ... not only to help with immediate needs of swiftly changing immigration policies but to provide services to foreign-born residents on a ... their support on groups that conduct "know your rights" education for Dreamers, provide legal services, and engage in community ...
January 18, 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
... Home ownership
Funder-supported direct service strategies such as financial ... March 16 briefing , the latest in GCIR’s Monthly Immigration Policy Calls series, and attend the 2017 AFN Grantmaker ...
March 7, 2017
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, published ...
February 8, 2017
... 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
... using public benefits.
The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) rule dramatically expands the circumstances under ... factors including the person’s age, health, family status, education, skills, assets, resources, role as a caregiver, and whether the ...
August 14, 2019
... 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
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
... 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