... 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
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
... up to support our undocumented friends and neighbors whose immigration status puts them in danger of hunger, homelessness, and extreme ... to deploy nearly $80 million to build local capacity for immigration legal services, advocacy, and organizing.
May 11, 2020
... ... If you check out the " Joint Foundation Statement on Immigration " organized by Grantmakers Concerned With Immigrants and ... firsthand with the fallout from the Trump administration's immigration policies.
But some big-name funders are also...
August 8, 2017
... the think tanks and organizations that pushed for tougher immigration restrictions operated on the fringes of public policy debates. Now, ... rallies. As president, he has remained committed to lowering immigration levels and escalated efforts to secure funding for the wall, ...
March 6, 2019
... as catalyst or supplement. As partisan rancor around immigration strains the very institutions of American democracy, SAFE, which ... to the 2016 election and the Trump administration’s anti-immigration stance. But the idea got its start before that as a pilot in New ...
February 20, 2019
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
“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
... leveraged over $42 million to provide community outreach and education, legal screening, and application assistance to help eligible immigrants apply for DACA as well as more permanent immigration status," Petsod said.
National matching dollars for GCIR's ...
September 27, 2017
... of critical issues—health, justice, workers, education and housing—as the state makes critical budget decisions. ... wage jobs; building a caring economy; strengthening an education system that prepares youth with the skills to secure their (and our) ...
July 9, 2020
Despite ongoing attacks on immigrants from the highest levels of our society, foundations are giving less to pro-immigrant causes than to leisure sports.
August 6, 2019
... from his freshman year of college. In my confusion these facts took on equal and terrifying weight.
Supporting Our ...
March 16, 2020
October 1, 2019
... Luther King, Jr., some may not have been aware that the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965 was among the many hard-won victories ... and put in place a family-based system that opened up immigration from countries across the globe. By removing racial and national ...
January 23, 2019
A letter from Unbound Philanthropy to its grantees about the COVID-19 outbreak.
March 16, 2020
... ill without health insurance, and living in constant fear of immigration enforcement. These challenges require a multi-faceted philanthropic ...
May 27, 2020
In a recent piece on the declining fortunes of the Council on Foundations, we looked at how the philanthropy sector has changed as it's grown.
May 7, 2018
Over the past week, I’ve been brooding like many of you over President Trump’s racist comments about “the squad’ – referring to four women of color in Congress.
July 22, 2019
A number of funders—both legacy heavy hitters and smaller foundations—are engaged in the Central American region, focused on alleviating some of these root causes of migration.
March 26, 2019