... policy models from this dynamic region, as well as other sites across the country. The two-and-a-half-day event ... regional, and national level. Learn about cutting-edge programs that welcome newcomers and promote immigrant ... Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation Dwayne Marshall , Director of Programs and Partnerships, Southeastern Council of ...
May 20, 2014
Join this call to learn about how federal policy will impact trafficking victims and survivors, the existing support infrastructure for survivors, and how philanthropy is responding, from investments in prevention and direct services to systemic solutions.
April 12, 2017
... criminal justice systems. Fund immigration legal services programs that will be called on to field questions from ...
July 21, 2021
... of borders, carceral strategies, and removal programs without due process are among the many ways national, state, and local authorities have criminalized ... Philanthropy (HIP) Ivy O. Suriyopas, Vice President of Programs, Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants & Refugees ...
June 20, 2023
Over the last two decades, waves of immigrants have made rural communities their homes. According to the Pew Research Center, from 2000 to 2018 immigrants accounted for 37 percent of overall rural population growth. Driven by demand for labor in the argricultural, meat packing, and dairy processing industries, this growth has led to an economic revival of parts of rural America where communities were once on the decline.
October 18, 2022
... CARES Act extensively expanded unemployment insurance (UI) programs in terms of who is eligible, the length of time for ... payments, and any future stimulus support. Everyone who files tax returns, regardless of immigration status, should ... care facilities, and other COVID-19 testing or quarantine sites or against people traveling to such sites. And while ...
April 16, 2020
... Program Officer, ICF Rini Chakraborty, Senior Director of Programs, Four Freedoms Fund Ben Coyle, Senior Director of ... San Diego Chamiza Pacheco de Alas, Director of New Mexico programs, W.K. Kellogg Foundation Mario Porras, Binational ...
April 15, 2021
Join GCIR for a discussion with researchers, funders, and census mobilizers to debrief the results of philanthropic investments during the 2020 census cycle and to explore steps that can be taken to preserve the infrastructure developed and knowledge gained in 2020 for the lead up to the 2030 census.
November 8, 2021
GCIR recently commissioned a study to analyze how philanthropy worked to support immigrant communities via relief funds. Join us for a dive into the findings and discussion on how foundations can prepare for future relief efforts.
October 27, 2021
... from Texas who will discuss the successful launch of programs to support well-being. For funders looking for an ...
October 13, 2021
This initiative was established in 2017 in order to achieve two goals: to ensure that hard-to-count populations in California are accurately counted, and to build a stronger movement infrastructure across the state.
Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR) is a national network of funders who seek to leverage their grantmaking to expand opportunities for and address challenges facing immigrants, refugees, and their communities.
... many farmworkers are in the U.S. temporarily through visa programs such as H-2A, which can perpetuate labor abuses ... La Justicia Kevin Douglas , Senior Director of National Programs, Grantmakers Concerened with Immigrants and R ...
July 13, 2023
The California Dignity for Families Fund aims to raise an initial $20 million to help migrant families and unaccompanied children at the U.S.-Mexico border receive urgent humanitarian relief and assistance as they request asylum and resettle in communities throughout the state.
... 2:15 pm Concluding Remarks 2:30 pm Convening Ends Back to Top National Planning Committee NPC Co-Chairs Stephanie Kripa ... Angeles Mayor’s Office Tuly Martinez , Director, Programs and Conferences, Southern California Grantmakers ... Officer, SpecialInitiatives and Partnerships, U.S. Programs, Open Society Foundations Megan Briggs Reilly , New ...
February 27, 2018
This resource presents examples of approaches educational institutions and non-profit organizations are taking across diverse regions and contexts to address immediate concerns; respond to emerging needs; and provide a supportive space.
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
Foundations can demonstrate their values and support immigrants and their communities by joining the movement to divest and reinvest.
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief