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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
September 9, 2017
[Original version, for reference: https://www.gcir.org/dotd/daca-cancellation-statement]
Twenty-six of California's ...
Y & H Soda Foundation
Bob Uyeki, CEO
GCIR's Statement on DACA: Defending the Dream: DACA's Repeal ...
September 16, 2017
[Original version, for reference: https://www.gcir.org/about/special_initiatives/deferred_action/CA_statement ]
More ... Foundation
Allison Magee, Executive Director
Individual Statements from Philanthropy
DACA Resources ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
December 4, 2018
The proposed public charge rule is likely to discourage some immigrant families from seeking public health insurance coverage through Medicaid or the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for their children, the majority of whom are US citizens.
September 22, 2018
... to promote immigrant self-sufficiency and protect finite resources by ensuring that they are not likely to become burdens on American ... required factors such as age, health, family status, assets, resources, financial status, education and skills.
In making this ...
September 4, 2018
Innovative approaches to helping low-wage earners get better jobs focus first on brushing up on skills they might have graduated from high school without.
November 16, 2018
... of California. Although the state has committed significant resources, much more is required to reach California’s diverse communities ... data guides the allocation of billions of dollars in federal resources for California, including anti-poverty programs, Medicaid, and other ...
November 20, 2018
... US-born children and youth being fully eligible for these resources. In terms of mental health, both immigrant and US-born children have ...
March 14, 2017
In California, fear has gripped immigrant communities as federal authorities—newly empowered by the Trump administration—step up arrests and deportations. ... Foundations are also stepping forward to support immigrants.