Immigration was front and center in the lead-up to the midterms, including ... seekers. What will the election results mean for federal immigration policy? Find all program-related materials for the webinar, " Immigration Policy After the Midterms: What Can Funders Expect? " here, ...
... to helping immigrants navigate the complexities of our immigration laws—and often means the difference between gaining or ...
September 24, 2018
Equal Treatment: Public Perceptions of MASA Communities & Implications for Criminal Justice/Immigration Reform
... “national security” will continue to impede meaningful immigration and criminal justice reform. Despite these trends, the issues ... face are typically not considered in the criminal justice or immigration context. This webinar highlights critical research from the ...
... ... Do Family Separation and Detention Deter Immigration? ...
July 19, 2018
... foundations, including some that have never supported immigration issues before, have dedicated millions of dollars in ... programs that support the arts, climate-change response, and education. But earlier this month it strayed far from those priorities when it ...
Memorandum on Challenges to the Asylum System, Points of Leverage, and Advocates’ Recommendations to Grantmakers
... highlighted that the administration is using the backlog in immigration court case processing  as well as the recent surge of ... under this administration. Communications and education: Interviewees viewed communications and education as critical, but ...
... hardworking, credit-worthy, and ultimately, investable—facts that are already benefiting smart investors and their refugee partners. ...
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
... the response. Background In late October, U.S. Immigration and Custom Enforcement (ICE) ended “Safe Release,” a program ... Rapid Response Network Kate Clark , Director of Immigration Services, Jewish Family Service of San Diego Norma ...
... a port of entry (under temporary injunction). 3 In Immigration Court DOJ strains Immigration Judges with stringent case completion rates, case quotas, and rapid ...
... DHS has the authority to place asylum-seekers directly into immigration court proceedings, it continues to detain mothers and children and ... various commitments to family unity and parental rights in immigration enforcement activities, support the well-being of families, give ...
April 25, 2018
... other vulnerable communities to the core. Restrictive immigration policies that were promulgated in 2017 weaken fundamental rights, ... leaders and activists. In addition, plans to reduce legal immigration, from family reunification to high-skilled employment to the ...
October 11, 2018
... families for several weeks , seeking to keep families in immigration detention indefinitely , detaining asylum seekers without a ...
... Department of Justice (DOJ) to make criminal prosecution of immigration offenses a “high priority”—even though such cases already ... Jeff Sessions instructed federal prosecutors to make “immigration offenses higher priorities,” target “first-time improper ...
November 19, 2018
... once people are released from federal custody. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Oct. 23 stopped reviewing ... are very expensive," said Clark, who is also director of immigration at Jewish Family Service. "Providing daily shelter with food, ... of supervision. Aliens will be issued a Notice to Appear in immigration court, as appropriate. ICE continues to work with local and state ...
November 20, 2018
... asylum-seeking families, 31 people in total, dropped off by immigration officials shortly before 4 p.m. on Monday. She led the group, ... unsure about what's to come," said Clark, director of immigration services at Jewish Family Service of San Diego, one of the ...
March 26, 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 28, 2019
... Nina Zelic , Director for Refugee Services, Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Services Moderator Aryah Somers ...
February 26, 2019
... These policies signal an intention to curb all forms of immigration to the United States and move our nation further away from the ...
May 21, 2019
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
First Responders at the Border: The Vital Role and Untapped Potential of a Reception System for Families and Asylum Seekers
... Due to a GCIR board meeting, this edition of our Monthly Immigration Policy Call series has been moved to a Tuesday. Future calls will ...