GCIR programs are open only to GCIR members; staff and trustees of grantmaking foundations; philanthropic ... and staff of philanthropic support organizations. Under GCIR policy, grantmaking must be the primary function of your organization in ...
September 26, 2019
... age, health, family status, education, skills, assets, resources, role as a caregiver, and whether the person is using or has used in ...
August 14, 2019
California has moved proactively to support immigrant families in response to restrictive federal immigration and safety net policies, but policies like the new “public charge” rule still pose risks, especially in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. The new rule significantly expands the criteria for determining whether applicants for permanent residency, or green cards, may be denied based on past or potential use of government benefit programs.
A statement by multiple Chicago-based foundations denouncing the Trump administration's proposed changes to the "public charge" rule.
December 6, 2018
... of Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR) elected to its board of directors Angie Junck , Director of the Human ... Blue Shield of California Foundation . In addition, the GCIR membership re-elected Shawn Morehead , Vice President for Grants at ...
January 27, 2020
... of Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR) elected to its board of directors Kalia Abiade , director of ... of the William T. Grant Foundation . In addition, the GCIR membership re-elected Betty Balli Torres , executive director of the ...
January 16, 2019
"In August of 2016, GCIR had only one question about the Forum’s Drupal-Salesforce platform: How ... more challenging than anticipated. ..."
No Regrets: GCIR's Long, Bumpy Journey to Launch ...
March 2, 2019
... Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AA and NHPI) in-language resources on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The resource links have been ... for communities.
AA and NHPI In-Language Resources for Coronavirus (COVID-19) ...
A collection of Covid-19 resources for immigrants in Washington State.
We are ... other in moments of crisis.
We’ve compiled a list of resources in Washington State (some in multiple languages) to ensure everyone ... and necessities they need.
COVID 19 (Coronavirus)- Resources for Immigrants / Recursos para Inmigrantes ...
... pandemic. We have compiled here critical information and resources to help immigrant communities navigate this challenging time.
We ... ...
Coronavirus (Covid-19) Pandemic: Information and Resources for Immigrant Communities ...
To assist undocumented workers who have lost their jobs or income as a result of the Coronavirus outbreak, Legal Aid at Work has compiled a list of known relief funds for undocumented workers. We will be updating this list as new information becomes available
This brief shares insights from in-depth interviews conducted in March 2019 with 25 adults in immigrant families who reported that they or a family member avoided participating in safety net programs.
A summary of some of the more important changes in the proposed "public charge" rule and how CLINIC plans to respond.
Analysis, Funding Recommendations
An analysis of impact on immigrant hunger of the proposed public charge rule that was posted on the Department of Homeland Security’s website in late September.
This fact sheet describes public charge, how it would harm health and well-being, and what you need to know if you support immigrant families.
This list of frequently asked questions covers the background for this rule change, how it will impact those abroad and in the United States, and what can be done to respond.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
This report analyzes American Community Survey data on use of public benefits to understand the potential magnitude of the draft "public charge" rule’s effects.
... count, Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR) and Philanthropy California issue the following statement:
“The ... efforts. Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR) has been overseeing the California Census 2020 Statewide Funders' ...
July 23, 2020
Read the five main takeaways from Urban Institute's research into the effects of the public charge rule, which radically overhauls policy to allow immigrants who use certain public programs to be denied visas or permanent residency.
August 19, 2019