... with as GCIR’s Programs Learning Manager. My position is new, reflecting the organization’s commitment to proactive ... from Germany and Poland who landed at Ellis Island. My border-traversing DNA was likely a key factor in my decision ... at GCIR in December 2022, weeks before the launch of our new theory of change . The timing was fortuitous: right away ...
April 6, 2023
GCIR Staff Feature
... asylum seekers, and a proposed wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. These policy measures, compounded by xenophobic ... further education, purchase cars and homes, and start new businesses. Perhaps most importantly, it provided a ... and these strategies can be deployed again to meet new challenges. Building on Delivering on the Dream, GCIR ...
September 14, 2017
... operations. The administration also just announced a new policy to prosecute migrants and asylumseekers who cross the border without prior authorization, acknowledging the effect ...
May 17, 2018
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
... humanitarian needs of migrants at the southern California border, ensure due process for asylum seekers, support their ... their stabilization, and supports Americans in welcoming new members to their communities. As the current ... thrive no matter where they were born. With this new fund, California philanthropy and Governor Newsom build ...
May 14, 2021
... They are working to address urgent basic needs, test new strategies, and advocate for structural change, while ... Providers are also helping immigrants access food amid reports of price-gouging and scams related to stimulus ...
This guide provides an overview of the 2010 census and background information for foundations interested in supporting efforts to produce a more accurate count of California's population.
Join this webinar to learn how the detention system works, who operates the facilities, what is known about the conditions, and how philanthropy is engaging in this area. The program will also include an update on family separation and detention.
July 19, 2018
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
Find all program-related materials for GCIR's webinar "A Call to Action: Investing in Black Leadership for Migrant and Racial Justice" here, including program recording and powerpoint.
Resources from GCIR's 2022 National Convening plenary, "The Narratives That Shape Us: Movement Leaders Share Their Stories."
... for working families to face economic hardship and food insecurity in the months ahead. Napa Valley Community ...
March 18, 2020
Recommendations from the Immigrant Advocates Response Collaborative on steps the incoming Biden Administration can take to counteract the harmful policies put in place by the Trump Administration
Resources from GCIR's 2022 National Convening workshop, "Dismantling Ableist Immigration Policies."
... COVID-19 Prevention Graphics English (PNG) English (PDF) Español (PDF) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: ...
Find all program-related materials for GCIR's webinar "The Future of Immigration Legal Services: A Time For Bold Action" here, including program recording and powerpoint.
... with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR) today announced a new $10 million challenge grant from the Charles and Lynn ... she and her two children, ages 9 and 12, were building a new life for themselves. Despite limited literacy, Silvia was ...
May 11, 2020
... across our cities and regions face and tackle the new reality and threat presented by the global COVID-19 ...
March 16, 2020