This op-ed was originally published in the Chronicle of Philanthropy on September 23, 2020. The undersigned ... disparities. As our sector considers how we can play a role in shaping a more just and equitable future, we must ... and CEO PEAK Grantmaking Lelia Hessini, Vice President, Programs Global Fund for Women Yifat Susskind, Executive ...
September 23, 2020
Born of our recent strategy development process, GCIR’s new theory of change reflects our evolution ... Underlying our efforts to effect transformative change in support of immigrant and refugee communities are the ...
... March 1, 2018, the conference explored a wide range of issues facing immigrants and refugees at this critical ... practices, strategies, and approaches being pursued in the field and in philanthropy. Agenda All events ... Angeles Mayor’s Office Tuly Martinez , Director, Programs and Conferences, Southern California Grantmakers ...
February 27, 2018
... Convening workshop, "Building AAPI Immigrant Power in Houston." Materials: Building AAPI Immigrant Power in Houston ...
Find all program-related materials for the webinar, "Election Scenario Planning," including powerpoint and recording here.
By Cairo Mendes , GCIR's Director of State and Local Programs CMM_250.jpg Earlier this year, we ... focus on California while deepening our engagement in other parts of the country. We are approaching this work ...
July 19, 2023
... returned, he shared with me a photo he took on his phone of the Tribute in Light—twin beams that reach up to four ... political leaders justified these emerging laws and new agencies under the guise of a supposed threat of extremism. ... and SolidarityIs. Later this week, GCIR Vice President of Programs Ivy Suriyopas will participate in a panel titled ...
September 13, 2021
... infographic summarizes the mission, vision, and impact of Delivering on the Dream (DOTD), as well as the national network's funding collaborative sites, areas of work, and advantages of membership. There are 2020 ...
... you to a critical conversation on centering racial justice in the immigrant justice movement. As our country faces a ... alliances across movements, to center the leadership of Black immigrants and refugees within our movement, and to build power among communities of color who are striving to achieve racial equity and ...
October 22, 2020
Resources from GCIR's 2022 National Convening workshop, "Dismantling Ableist Immigration Policies."
... long been tied to extractive and exploitative practices. In sectors ranging from natural resource extraction to ... communities for economic exploitation. This exploitation of rural workers is compounded by factors including lack of employment opportunity and barriers to higher education ...
November 30, 2023
... languages, and needs. Where do indigenous migrants live in the United States? How diverse is the indigenous diaspora? ... Studies and Million Dollar Hoods Project at University of California, Los Angeles MODERATOR Mary Cruz , Program ... are made possible through the time and expertise of presenters from the field. In the spirit of transparency, ...
September 30, 2021
... Refugees (GCIR) holds a commitment to the inherent value of every human being and a vision of the United States that offers hope and opportunity for all. In this affirmative vision, immigration legal services are a ...
Resources from GCIR's 2022 National Convening workshop, "Combating Abuses Against Foreign-born Workers."
... initiative and formed an internal working group to engage in intersectional and cross-movement analyses and develop an ... GCIR’s internal and external work. Comprised in 2023 of five staff members from different areas of the ... employing an intersectional analysis. We entered this process intentionally, with our first year focused on ...
November 9, 2023
The California Counts! Census Campaign detailed in this report provides a roadmap for how foundations and ... and reflections regarding funder collaboration and the role of affinity groups in catalyzing and supporting such ...
Find all program-related materials for the " Secondary Trauma Strategy Session " here.
... and Refugees: Milestones and highlights from 25 years of the wide range of efforts by GCIR, our members, and funding partners to ... 1990 and 2015 that have impacted immigrants and refugees in the U.S.--and across the globe--and contributed to a ...