February 26, 2018
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 ...
September 22, 2018
DHS Announces New Proposed Immigration Rule to Enforce Long-Standing Law that Promotes Self-Sufficiency and Protects American Taxpayers
... 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 ...
July 10, 2019
... 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. Immigration ...
May 10, 2019
Housing, Faith, Civil Rights, Social Justice, and Immigration Leaders Rally to Oppose HUD Rule That Would Separate Families or Evict Them
... 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 ...
August 15, 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 ...
July 19, 2018
... foundations, including some that have never supported immigration issues before, have dedicated millions of dollars in ... programs that support the arts, climate-change response, and education. But earlier this month it strayed far from those priorities when it ...
October 3, 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 people ...
December 4, 2018
Proposed public charge rule could erode health insurance coverage gains among citizen children with noncitizen parents
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 ...
November 5, 2018
... visas by negatively weighing several factors during the immigration admissions process, including current or potential participation in ... economy. Participation in publicly funded early care and education programs—including Head Start, prekindergarten, child care ...
March 27, 2019
... funds, to be included in the state budget, will go towards education and outreach targeting immigrants and low-income residents to make ... works and the consequences of an undercount. Immigration advocates have pushed Gov. Cuomo to use state money for ...
June 13, 2018
... own statistics. These parents are still languishing in immigration detention without information about the whereabouts of their ... York, NY Nick Donohue, President & CEO Nellie Mae Education Foundation Quincy, MA Michele Lord, President NEO ...
June 20, 2018
... Wednesday of his administration’s "zero tolerance" immigration policy. More than 2,300 children have been taken from their ...
September 28, 2018
... 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 27, 2018
One-Third of U.S.-Born Citizens Would Struggle to Meet Standard of Extreme Trump Rule for Immigrants
... 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 ...
November 19, 2018
... once people are released from federal custody. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Oct. 23 stopped reviewing ... are very expensive," said Clark, who is also director of immigration at Jewish Family Service. "Providing daily shelter with food, ... of supervision. Aliens will be issued a Notice to Appear in immigration court, as appropriate. ICE continues to work with local and state ...
November 20, 2018
... asylum-seeking families, 31 people in total, dropped off by immigration officials shortly before 4 p.m. on Monday. She led the group, ... unsure about what's to come," said Clark, director of immigration services at Jewish Family Service of San Diego, one of the ...
December 5, 2018
... a lawful permanent resident (or “green card holder”). Immigration officials consider whether the applicant could become primarily ... proposed rule , open for public comment until December 10, immigration officials would also consider applicants’ recent and potential ...
December 4, 2018
... to the Department of Homeland Security U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in opposition to the proposed ‘public charge’ rule ...
May 28, 2019
We oppose any restriction to human services and supports for eligible individuals and families, and support immigrant families seeking safety and quality of life.
July 30, 2019
As the Trump Administration Seeks to Remove Families, Due-Process Questions over Rocket Dockets Abound
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 ...