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
... race, religion, sexual orientation, gender expression, immigration status, and national origin.
The recently issued immigration ...
Nicholas Donohue, President & CEO
Nellie Mae Education Foundation
Michele Lord, President ...
February 6, 2017
June 18, 2020
... matters are the Trump administration’s hardline immigration policies — including wide-scale immigration raids and a rule that can penalize green card ...
April 1, 2020
... 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
... proceedings or who have a family member in detention due to immigration challenges
-At-risk individuals or families with an at-risk ... U-Visa, DED, TPS, or are in deportation proceedings or other immigration status limbo.
- Workers in the cash economy or misclassified as ...
April 24, 2020
... left out.
Here are some food resources that do not take immigration status into account.
“Grab and Go” School Meals
All ... Services (CDSS) is working with the California Department of Education (CDE) to establish Pandemic EBT in our state. We will provide updates ...
April 3, 2020
... 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
... 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
They face major barriers to accessing the education and training they will need to adapt to the post-COVID economic ... essential and most vulnerable members, regardless of their immigration status.
Our federal, state, and local leaders need a proactive ...
May 15, 2020
... primary and preventive health care to people regardless of immigration status or ability to pay, over fiscal years 2020 and 2021. The ... of 2020, is available for all workers, also regardless of immigration status.
The FFCRA also has expanded the Family and Medical ...
April 16, 2020
... 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
... and their family during this crisis, regardless of immigration status,” added Tegan Acton, President of Sunlight Giving . ... of California owes in large measure to the steady flow of immigration into our state,” said Dr. Thomas Peters, President and CEO of ...
April 15, 2020
... (She requested KQED not use her real name because of her immigration status and to call her Patricia instead.)
The $2 trillion ... insurance are available to workers regardless of their immigration status. But those benefits don’t help the vast majority of ...
March 31, 2020
... on racism are long overdue, and they must expand to include immigration because the two issues are inextricably linked. Indeed, the current ... sector must also wrestle with hundreds of years of racist immigration policies — from the 1790 law that allowed only “free white ...
September 23, 2020
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
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
Earlier this month, the World Education Services (WES) Mariam Assefa Fund shared its initial responses to ... —to our partners, to immigrant workers, to workforce and education service providers, to advocates, and to other funders. Most ... evolve, every facet of society, from public health to education access to the local economy, has been vastly affected,” said Mo ...
April 30, 2020
... City’s commitment to ensure all New Yorkers, regardless of immigration status, are included in citywide COVID-19 response and relief ... Response Effort to support New York City Department of Education's (DOE) school communities during this challenging time . This is ...
April 16, 2020
A fund to provide grants of up to $500 to immigrants in San Diego County who have lost all or part of their income due to the coronavirus pandemic.
April 2, 2020