... funders have been channeling resources into reforming immigration efforts for years, yet the latest research shows that at a national ... to the States. So, how do we bring the realities of immigration to the national conversation?
Philanthropy California and ...
October 30, 2018
On any given day, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detains tens of thousands of individuals who are accused of violating U.S. immigration laws. ICE currently relies on a complex network of jails and ... than fivefold in the past two decades. At the same time, immigration detention facilities have faced numerous civil and human rights ...
As an organization committed to equity and justice, GCIR believes every person deserves to be counted. We applaud the Supreme Court’s decision today to temporarily block the addition of a citizenship question on the 2020 census. This ruling is a victory for democracy, yet the census still faces significant challenges.
June 21, 2019
... mental, physical, and legal impacts of massive overuse of immigration detention in California. Prisons and Punishment: Immigration Detention in California follows visits made by the ... researchers to California facilities where U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detains asylum seekers and other ...
This webinar will share key findings from research commissioned by AFN and GCIR, and participants will have the opportunity to hear from experts from the field who will share lessons and best practices emerging from their work at this critical intersection.
March 21, 2018
... residents living in our communities are detained by immigration enforcement, they are most often sent to privately owned and ... are simultaneously expanding their capacity to influence immigration-related policies.
Divestment by foundations from the prison ...
June 25, 2019
Roughly 71 percent of immigrants held by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on any given day are in privately ... $25 million on lobbying for harsher criminal justice and immigration laws and another $10 million in support of their preferred ...
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
... groups, which naturally work at the intersection of race and immigration, are often told that they neither fit in the immigration portfolio nor under racial equity. Immigration funders need to ...
June 17, 2019
Draft changes to the “public charge” rule would put immigration status at risk if an immigrant—or his or her family, including ...
... ... 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
In California, fear has gripped immigrant communities as federal authorities—newly empowered by the Trump administration—step up arrests and deportations. ... Foundations are also stepping forward to support immigrants.
March 14, 2017
... series, The Center for Disaster Philanthropy and Houston Immigration Legal Services Collaborative are hosting a second webinar. The ...
September 12, 2019
... a video of her father being pulled over and detained by immigration officials about six blocks away from dropping her younger sister ...
Multiple anti-immigrant executive orders, heightened immigration enforcement activities, and uncertainty over the future of the ...
... chief economist for the U.S. Labor Department asks, can immigration play in mitigating these undesirable economic outcomes and supporting U.S. economic growth?
Immigration could help employers hire for hard-to-fill positions, and it could ...
August 15, 2019
A recent visit to southwestern Minnesota by the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis president reaffirms what many economic experts already had determined, but the message bears repeating: Rural Minnesota needs immigrants to work and live here.
July 23, 2018
This learning tour will cover strategies and action taken by philanthropy nationally and from leaders in Minnesota to support immigrant and refugee communities.
September 26, 2017
... were joined by Tanya Broder, Senior Attorney at National Immigration Law Center , for a look back at the past 25 years of federal and state immigration policy wins and challenges, and a look at what's next for the ...
March 14, 2019
... by Tanya Broder, senior staff attorney at the National Immigration Law Center , on federal litigation against California’s SB 54, ...
April 12, 2018
Uncover how funders can invest more and in better ways in the rich diversity that fuels the success of our country.
The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan is joining with Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees and The Kresge Foundation to create the Southeast Michigan Immigrant and Refugee Funder Collaborative, which seeks to address a needs gap of the immigrant and refugee population in the region.
September 6, 2019