Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR) joins a growing chorus within philanthropy standing in solidarity against ... boldly as a unifying force in defiance of racism and deploy resources needed to protect our democracy and bring about equity and justice ...
August 10, 2017
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GCIR 2020 National Convening - Stacey Abrams Key Note Address
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Juneteenth Resources 2020 ...
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By Daranee Petsod, GCIR President
In January 2019 , I reflected ... opposition’s in ambition and scope.
I also announced GCIR’s plan to develop an affirmative vision to drive immigrant-related ... and engage a wide range of stakeholders, including GCIR members, immigrant rights and service organizations, as well as allies in ...
June 5, 2019
Resources for DACA Advocacy
IMMIGRATION, AND COVID-19
Even as the ... reaffirm our commitment to Dreamers.
Social Media Toolkit for DACA Advocacy
Home is Here
This resource helps ... Economy, CATO Institute, The Washington Post
These publications point to the vital contributions of Dreamers who would likely lose ...
... basic needs for all Californians will require increasing resources.
Ultimately, how we spend public resources and what and who we prioritize is a statement of our morals and ...
July 9, 2020
... dedicated to advancing justice and equity for all, we at GCIR are appalled at the insurrection, violence, and rioting we witnessed ... quo and become further entrenched and divided?
We at GCIR believe that the pathway forward is clear, and we also believe that the ...
January 8, 2021
... and for philanthropy. In honor of Black History Month, GCIR and ABFE co-organized this webinar to uplift the lived experiences of ... and legal service needs—coupled with a sizeable gap in resources for culturally fluent organizations—means thousands of Black ...
This pre-publication briefing will explore the efforts of the Migration Policy Institute's (MPI) National Center on Immigrant Integration Policy, their intersections with issues of concern to grant makers in the anti-poverty, economic mobility and immigration policy fields, and a discussion of actions that can be taken now.
October 11, 2018
June 18, 2020
Speaker: Daranee Petsod, President, GCIR
Speaker: Janine Lee, President & CEO, Southeastern ... can thrive and belong, no matter where they were born? GCIR’s new grantmaking framework will help you begin to answer this question. ...
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Grounded in these values that drive our mission, GCIR condemns racism and racial terror. We condemn the racism and racial terror ... moment and in the face of injustices still to be rectified, GCIR stands in steadfast solidarity with our Black brothers and sisters as an ...
June 1, 2020
GCIR was thrilled to have Stacey Abrams—political trailblazer, nonprofit CEO, ...
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Today, the Supreme Court blocked the Trump administration’s attempt to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). While the decision was made on procedural grounds and not on the merits of the program, it nevertheless provides a reprieve for 650,000 immigrants and their families, including more than 250,000 U.S.-citizen children.
June 18, 2020
... take part in the census because essential rights, funding, resources, and political power are at stake. Thankfully, communities around the ...
March 18, 2020
... of Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR), urges funders to confront and overcome this implicit and explicit bias ...
June 17, 2019
While there is no shortage of media coverage, think pieces, and speculation on the full effects of the spreading virus, COVID-19, many of us still find ourselves unsure of how to plan, rearrange, and reconfigure our schedules and lives.
March 11, 2020
Join us as we discuss immigration, current trends, and perceptions related to culture, security, and the economy. Hear from experts about problem/solution framing, and the role of cultural strategies in shifting the polarizing immigration narrative. Learn about some of the ways peers and changemakers are using these strategies to promote social inclusion and belonging, to galvanize supporters and to recalibrate our democracy and our values.
October 10, 2019