This five-page brief provides analysis and recommendations that apply to any states that have experienced a natural disaster.
U.S. deportation and expulsion practices are recklessly exposing an entire region to increased risk of COVID-19.
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DESCRIPTION For the past ten years, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) ... employers with DACA recipient employees are looking for ways to support and retain those workers beyond the possible ... Rising Cairo Mendes , Director of State and Local Programs, GCIR Denia Perez , Legal Services Senior Manager, ...
April 6, 2023
An at-a-glance overview of the immigration landscape in California, featuring demographic information about California’s large and diverse immigrant and refugee populations and unique challenges facing different regions of the state.
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
Find all program materials for GCIR's March 3rd, 2021 webinar, "Case Management: What is it and How is it Relevant to the Unwinding of MPP and Changing Policies for Asylum Seekers?" here, including the webinar recording, powerpoints and speaker resources.
... Census helps to direct to California, what types of programs it covers, historical challenges in counting everyone, and six ways funders support an accurate count and thereby benefit ...
Funding Recommendations, Infographic
Resources from GCIR's 2022 National Convening workshop, "Black Immigrants and the Fight for Racial Justice."
GCIR is proud to share that after months of deep evaluation, final learnings from the California Dignity for Families Fund (CA DFF) are now published in our new report, “Providing Refuge & Restoring Dignity: Meeting the Needs of Migrants in a Networked Way.”
... have largely been excluded from federal COVID-19 relief programs. “Immigrants are the heart of this City – they ... SNAP, cash assistance, or emergency food delivery programs they may be eligible for on a case by case basis and ...
April 16, 2020
... benefits, disaster relief funds, Payroll Protection Programs, or the federal recovery checks due to their ...
June 5, 2020
The second quarter meeting of GCIR's California Immigrant Integration Initiative (CIII).
April 30, 2020
In this edition, GCIR President Marissa Tirona speaks with Katherine Perez, Director of the Coelho Center for Disability Law, Policy, and Innovation at Loyola Law School. Read on as Katherine shares her thoughts about building power for immigrants with disabilities, working at the intersection of movements, and how philanthropy can support and strengthen the work of immigrants with disabilities.
March 17, 2022
GCIR Blog Series
... into this state.” Family sitting in field 550px.jpg Top Photo : Bruno Nascimento / Unsplash License Bottom ...
... agriculture industry. I believe that at least six out of ten farmworkers in California are from Indigenous ... to address a variety of needs. At MICOP we have over 20 programs, including community organizing, policy and ...
September 6, 2022
GCIR Blog Series
... the problem that GCIR seeks to address. Articulate the ways in which GCIR wants to show up in the world. Identify ... at our convening in Houston last May and through our programs and communications in the latter half of 2022. And ... reflected in our theory of change, we seek to address the ways in which global systems of oppression inflict harm upon ...
February 7, 2023
... has been through so much, she shows her love in so many ways, including through food. I have a vivid memory of ... the city. We surveyed 750 city residents, and seven out of ten of them said they wanted the city to support more youth ... for youth, racial justice, and climate resiliency programs in Long Beach. The measure was approved by over 60% ...
July 12, 2021
GCIR Blog Series