This powerpoint accompanied our September 18 webinar on the challenges facing immigrant and refugee communities after natural disasters.
... to enter the U.S., as well as who is allowed to adjust their immigration status. It has been rightly noted that changes to the public charge ... immigrants with U.S. citizen children in public K-12 education are 9.5 percent less likely to get free or reduced-price school meals ...
... Growth and Livable Communities
Grantmakers for Education
Grantmakers In Health
Grantmakers Income Security ... more about the intersections between criminal justice and immigration systems, how the criminal justice reform and immigrant rights ...
May 2, 2017
... the current policy environment.
GCIR’s June Monthly Immigration Policy Call will delve into the policy issues impacting immigrant ...
Wendy Cervantes , Senior Policy Analyst, Immigration and Immigrant Families, CLASP
B. Heidi Ellis , PhD, ...
June 15, 2017
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
While national headlines are dominated by federal immigration policy —family separation, the border wall, the Muslim ... campaigns to expand access to driver’s licenses and higher education, to working to limit local police collaboration with Immigration and ...
December 10, 2019
... issues—such as English as a second language (ESL) and education, health, economic security and mobility, and civic participation—as ... Campaigns
Navigating Race and Immigration: A Roadmap for Funders
Shaking Up Our Usual ...
May 20, 2014
... Other Languages (ESOL) classes provided through state adult education systems have been the primary means of meeting English acquisition ... systems meet only a fraction of the total need for all adult education services—less than 4 percent nationally. They also face serious ...
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
... learning, including the Perkins Career and Technical Education Act, the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, DREAM Act/DACA ...
Group Materials, Program Materials
... recently finalized “public charge” rule directs immigration officials to reject applications from individuals who seek to ... provides only a narrow window into the ways in which immigration has been a positive force for our nation.
Despite the highly polarized nature of federal immigration policy debates, most agree that once immigrants are admitted to the ... economic, and social life of their new communities. Adult education services offered through a federal-state partnership system are ...
October 11, 2018
... identify trends and develop recommendations in the areas of education, immigration relief, criminal justice, and more. As the report details, ...
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" Friskics-Warren, ... Tom K. Wong , Associate Professor of Political Science, Immigration Politics and Policy, University of California, San Diego
September 14, 2017
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
... care, and housing assistance programs for fear of potential immigration consequences, as well as radically reshape how we admit future ... the short term, resourcing the field to engage in community education and outreach, as well as bolstering legal services screening capacity ...
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
... including: legal services provision, community outreach and education, advocacy and organizing, and mental health support. In addition, the ... DACA Holders?
Data from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) show that the vast majority of DACA recipients came ...
... dealing with the unique challenges of coronavirus and immigration status.
The following resources will be updated on an ongoing ...
... 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