... that has transpired in our country since I took the helm of GCIR on November 23, 2020. We have weathered weeks of ... believe that GCIR will need to build forward its critical role in the U.S. social justice ecosystem as a philanthropic ... tissue between the philanthropic sector and government agencies at the federal, regional, state, and local levels ...
January 29, 2021
Find all program-related materials for GCIR's webinar, "BIPOC Communities' Response to Rising White Nationalism" here, including program recording and powerpoint.
... from The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, Living in an Immigrant Family in America: How Fear and Toxic Stress ... held in eight cities across four states with a total of 100 parents in immigrant families, who represented 15 countries of origin, as well as on telephone interviews with 13 ...
March 8, 2018
... "Intersectional Justice: Migrants on the Front Lines of Climate Change" here, including recording and powerpoint ... Philanthropy released the report: On the Frontlines of the Climate Emergency: Where Immigrants Meet Climate ... to inspire justice-oriented funders to invest at the nexus of the climate and immigrant justice movements, with a ...
Description Between April and June of this year, the U.S. government forcibly separated more ... how philanthropy can continue to play a critical role in the response to support families. Our panel of ... Texas RioGrande Legal Aid Kay Bellor, Vice President of Programs, Lutheran Immigrant and Refugee Services Cathleen ...
August 16, 2018
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
April 15, 2020
... We are bearing witness to the largest protest movement in US history. Across the country we are seeing people rise ... to creating social change and is vital to the health of our democracy. Please join us to hear from leaders on the front lines about the integral role protests play in movements for social change and the ...
July 30, 2020
The mass shootings in Atlanta on March 16 that took the lives of eight individuals—six of whom were Asian women—drew ... the long term. And we believe philanthropy has a vital role to play. This month, GCIR will host a webinar to ...
April 7, 2021
... community-based projects working at the intersections of race, age, and gender; considers perspectives on how refugee integration happens in our communities; and explores what funders are doing to be inclusive of refugees in grantmaking strategies. Women and girls are a ...
This 29-slide presentation covered how advocates can advance policies to boost immigrant workers' success, such as career pathways, sector partnerships, integrated education and training, and state data systems and workforce data tools.
... disaster resilience team is coordinating with state agencies and partners to respond to the threat and potential impacts of COVID-19/Coronavirus. We will be vetting funds, providing ... as the Center for Disease Control, to track the status of the Coronavirus. Check this page for updates on ...
... have signed onto this joint GCIR statement in support of children and families seeking refuge in the United ... seeking refuge at our borders and reversed our historical role as a beacon of hope and freedom for the world’s most ... Fe, NM Cecilia Clarke, CEO Kaberi Banerjee Murthy, VP of Programs Brooklyn Community Foundation Brooklyn, NY Jennifer ...
June 13, 2018
In a disappointing but not unexpected ruling, a federal ... individuals from deportation. Current beneficiaries of the 11-year-old Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ... communities against the constant threats to DACA and other programs. Finally, philanthropy should leverage its ...
September 14, 2023
Find all program-related materials for GCIR's webinar, "Queer & Trans Leadership and the Fight for LGBTQ Migrant Rights" here, including the program recording and powerpoint.
... On September 5, the Trump administration upended the lives of 800,000 young immigrants, dimming their hopes and dreams, ... neighbors, and co-workers; they are students and teachers in our schools and universities; they worship alongside us; ... that they belong. Philanthropy played an important role in ensuring DACA’s success. Through the Delivering on ...
September 14, 2017
... spends her days confined to the room she rents out of a house in Richmond. As her savings have run out, she ... $1,200 per adult in the COVID-19 stimulus package. State programs such as paid family leave and disability insurance ... Development Agency. “We are coming together across agencies and industries to try to address the needs of those ...
March 31, 2020
... a rapid response fund to support the personal expenses of Muslim artists and activists whose livelihoods are being ... $500 grants to individuals through a short application process. As we anticipate the secondary consequences of ... artists and activists who identify as Muslim and who are in the United States. Our process is based on trust, and we ...
April 10, 2020
... Immigrant and refugee children, as well as children of immigrants, face not only the common challenges of ... and children of immigrants and refugees; examine the role of trauma-informed approaches to support children and ... Stress Network Aryah Somers Landsberger , Director of Programs, GCIR (moderator) Registration Registration for ...
June 15, 2017
Monthly Immigration Policy Call