February 27, 2018
... 3:00 - 4:15 pm Plenary Moving the Needle on Immigration Policy in Uncertain Times 4:15 - 4:40 pm Spark Teams ... Partners Efrain Escobedo , Vice President, Education & Immigration, California Community Foundation Linda Lopez ...
May 3, 2016
... diverse grantmaking priorities ranging from health to education to economic opportunity. Home to the second-largest immigrant ... and level of expertise; explore the latest research on immigration’s impacts, whether economic, educational, or demographic; and ...
May 20, 2014
... issues—such as English as a second language (ESL) and education, health, economic security and mobility, and civic participation—as ... Communications Campaigns Navigating Race and Immigration: A Roadmap for Funders Shaking Up Our Usual ...
Chilling Effects: The Expected Public Charge Rule and Its Impact on Legal Immigrant Families’ Public Benefits Use
... proposed rule that could have wide-reaching effects on legal immigration to the United States and lead to a sharp drop in use of public ... for children, the elderly, persons with lower levels of education and/or limited English proficiency, and those with incomes under 250 ...
October 3, 2018
... 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 people ...
October 11, 2018
Skills to Survive or Thrive? Shifting the Paradigm for Immigrant Adult Learners From Survival English to Integration Success
... 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 ...
... assistance without fear that doing so will harm their immigration cases. If this rule is finalized, we can no longer offer that ... conditions, limited English ability, less than a high school education, a poor credit history, and other factors. The proposed test would ...
November 6, 2018
... the challenges facing this community related to higher education. While millions of dollars in gifts have flowed for ... has gone otherwise unnoticed in the recent debates about immigration. The fund recently committed to supporting 32 campuses all across ...
Proposed Public Charge Rule Would Significantly Reduce Legal Admissions and Adjustment to Lawful Permanent Resident Status of Working Class Persons
... the proposed rule, US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) officers would consider receipt of cash benefits ... who are directly affected by the rule. Impede the legal immigration and integration of low-income, working-class immigrants and their ... earn more than the undocumented and have higher levels of education — would be found inadmissible under the rule. The numbers and ...
November 20, 2018
... necessary public health benefits and preserving their immigration status in this country. Our 27 zip-code service area is ...
November 26, 2018
... and government officials taking an increasingly hard line on immigration and border security, eight California charities working on behalf ... PICO California (Oakland), Services, Immigrant Rights & Education Network (San Jose and Fresno), and the United Farmworker Foundation ...
December 4, 2018
Proposed public charge rule could erode health insurance coverage gains among citizen children with noncitizen parents
A proposal from the Trump administration aims to remake immigration policy by expanding the definition of “public charge.” The ... in safety net programs such as Medicaid during the immigration admissions process. Applicants whose benefit use exceeds a certain ...
November 5, 2018
... visas by negatively weighing several factors during the immigration admissions process, including current or potential participation in ... economy. Participation in publicly funded early care and education programs—including Head Start, prekindergarten, child care ...
March 27, 2019
... funds, to be included in the state budget, will go towards education and outreach targeting immigrants and low-income residents to make ... works and the consequences of an undercount. Immigration advocates have pushed Gov. Cuomo to use state money for ...
December 6, 2018
... continues to feel the repercussions of punitive federal immigration policies, including a recent change that has caused a new crisis at ... Speakers Eliza Brennan , Program Officer Education/Arts & Culture, International Community Foundation ...
January 11, 2019
... census authorities. The current national climate over immigration issues has increased overall distrust of government to new heights ...
... Economic justice, workforce development, and adult education. Promote economic justice, support workforce development, and ... leadership, and partnerships on specific issues such as immigration legal services and communications. Special briefings and site ...
September 16, 2017
More than 40 leading California foundations signed this statement in support of DACA following the program's cancellation.
September 9, 2017
... invested and leveraged more than $42 million for outreach, education, and legal services to ensure that eligible immigrants could apply ... protected from deportation, DACA recipients furthered their education, pursued careers, and enriched the civic and cultural life of ...
Immigrant Integration and Immigrant Segregation: The Relationship Between School and Housing Segregation and Immigrants' Futures in the U.S.
... you feel or what you believe or think you understand about immigration, the numbers make one thing clear. The fate of the United States is ...