Equal Treatment and Opportunity
An estimated 1,200 unaccompanied immigrant minors are in custody at any given time in the United States, with the vast majority of them between the age of 12 and 17, though 10 percent are not even 12 years of age. In this article, Bob Glaves explains their access to legal support, explores the policies affecting them, and outlines the role that funders can play.
Posted July 9, 2013 • Revised August 30, 2013
This publication by Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR) and Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy (AAPIP) highlights some of the issues, challenges, and concerns facing Arab, Middle Eastern, Muslim and South Asian communities in the United States that have been greatly impacted by societal anger and severe government actions since the tragic events of September 11th.
Posted July 7, 2013 • Revised August 30, 2013