Americans are eligible for up to $1,200 in coronavirus stimulus money — unless they're married and filing taxes jointly with an immigrant who doesn’t have a Social Security number. Democratic leaders are demanding to change that.
May 1, 2020
... , a safe, survivable life.
We can’t achieve immigration justice without gender justice, too ...
July 25, 2019
As Supreme Court takes up Trump plan to end DACA, status at risk for many at frontlines of Covid-19 pandemic.
March 30, 2020
... Trump administration has been working to reduce family-based immigration to the United States and limit legal immigrants’ use of public ... the potential for a major back-door overhaul of the legal immigration system by imposing new standards that would fall most heavily on ...
August 1, 2018
... Young Center Child Advocates spent eight hours in a Texas immigration courtroom with children who are in federal custody awaiting release ... custody. The agency has done so over the objection of the Immigration Judge’s Union, which is also calling for the cessation of ...
March 16, 2020
... 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
April 15, 2020
Today, the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) sent a letter signed by 90 bipartisan mayors from 29 states and the District of Columbia to DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen calling on her to drop the proposed expansion of the “public charge” rule
October 10, 2018
... providers, and funders in rejecting this harmful immigration policy that departs from longstanding immigration policy in place for nearly two decades. The final rule in ...
August 15, 2019
2020 Census Day Statement from Philanthropy California and Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees
April 1, 2020
... families whose marginalization exists in the intersection of immigration and poverty.
Immigrant families have been heavily ...
June 5, 2020
... analysis highlighting this wider net of individuals.
Another group of essential workers who have been required to ... Svajlenka is the associate director for research on the Immigration team at the Center for American Progress.
April 6, 2020
Changes in administration often lead to shifts in policy with real-world impact on funding for nonprofits. Under President Donald Trump, no sector has been harder hit than nonprofits that serve refugees and immigrants.
September 9, 2019
June 18, 2020
California's 2 million undocumented immigrants are among those hardest hit economically by the coronavirus pandemic.
March 29, 2020
... the greater philanthropic community, on a broad spectrum of immigration and immigrant integration issues, including education, health, employment, civic participation, racial and economic ...
July 5, 2016
... who live and work in the affected region, and their lack of immigration status disqualifies them from receiving assistance from FEMA. Not ... medical expenses, funeral expenses, and even necessary education materials. Basic needs, such as rent and groceries, are also provided ...
October 17, 2017
“I’ve never seen the amount of support, investment, the breadth and depth of partnerships that I’m seeing for 2020,” one census outreach organizer said.
June 25, 2019
... of the new public charge rule dwarfs that of any other immigration policy under this administration thus far. The rule’s “chilling ... services for which they are eligible. Fearing the potential immigration consequences, many have preemptively disenrolled from public ...
September 10, 2019
Somali Family Service of San Diego seeks to meet the urgent needs of refugee and immigrant families in San Diego impacted by COVID-19. The communities that we serve experience housing and food insecurity, are often from low-income households, and have difficulty navigating systems and resources due to cultural and language barriers. Therefore, they are hit particularly hard by the current crisis.
April 24, 2020