February 17, 2017
... Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR) began working together last year to close these gaps—and the effort ... of Mexico in Los Angeles; Daranee Petsod, president of GCIR; Julián Escutia, head of consular coordination and Hispanic affairs, ...
Building Partnerships for Change: Engaging and Leveraging Resources for Immigrant Financial Integration ...
March 15, 2019
All of us at GCIR grieve for the lives lost in Christchurch, New Zealand, and stand in ... supremacy have no place in our world.
To funders in the GCIR network: While you may not be able to act in New Zealand, you can ... area.
Share the Muslim Wellness Foundation ’s toolkit for coping with community trauma with your grantees and others who ...
June 20, 2018
... Day, Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrant and Refugees (GCIR) is pleased to release Philanthropic Strategies to Support Refugees ... through bold and innovative new strategies that leverage resources, maximize impact, and expand collaboration. The report finds that ...
August 10, 2017
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 ...
May 29, 2019
... can be more effective movement givers.
New Resources on Investing in Immigrant and Refugee Movements ...
January 16, 2019
... 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 30, 2017
... of Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR) elected to its board of directors Evan Bacalao , program officer for ... Learning team at the Ford Foundation . In addition, the GCIR membership reelected Cathy Cha , vice president of programs at the ...
July 5, 2016
... of Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR). After serving out a seven-month term, Ms. Hou will be eligible for ... 2017.
“We are delighted to have welcome Grace to the GCIR board,” says Molly Schultz Hafid, chair of the nominations committee and ...
March 2, 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 ...
June 3, 2019
By Daranee Petsod, GCIR President
In January 2019 , I reflected on the extreme ... 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 26, 2019
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GCIR Funder Survey: Immigrant-related Grantmaking ...
January 23, 2019
By Daranee Petsod, GCIR President
On Monday, as Americans honored the life and legacy of Dr. ... the opposition’s in ambition and scope.
This year, GCIR will engage philanthropy, immigrant organizations, and other thought ... put in place a streamlined process for deploying these resources, and going beyond humanitarian relief, support rapid-response efforts ...
March 7, 2017
By Althea Gonzalez and Michael Kavate, GCIR
Florida has one of the hottest economies in the ... by Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR) and the Asset Funders Network (AFN) at Florida ... on these issues. We hope you can join us for forthcoming FPN-GCIR programming, including a planned webinar in the next few months, as well ...
September 27, 2017
... in organizing philanthropy's response to Trump's travel ban. GCIR has made funding recommendations to guide funders toward the best ways to help on DACA right now. GCIR President Daranee Petsod told us that these recommendations reflect the ...
February 15, 2017
... we put love before fear and when philanthropy devotes its resources to make that vision a reality. This is also personal for us. These ...
June 20, 2018
As the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policy of separating children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border fuels an explosive public debate, a group of grant makers is working to show donors how to develop long-term solutions to a refugee crisis that has been roiling for years.
September 16, 2017
Allison Magee, Executive Director
Individual Statements from Philanthropy
A special thanks to GCIR members and funders for their support in making this statement possible. ...
September 9, 2017
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Bob Uyeki, CEO
GCIR's Statement on DACA: Defending the Dream: DACA's Repeal Demands a ...
January 12, 2018
... wide geographic reach, but certain regions clearly need more resources given the size of their immigrant population, limited service ...
While the infusion of resources from our foundations, other philanthropies, as well as the public ...
July 10, 2019
... consequences will reverberate for many years to come.
GCIR strongly urges foundations, in crafting their responses, to consider both ... a strategy call with funders interested in committing resources to end the detention and separation of children and families. If you ...