Civic & Political Participation
Changes in administration often lead to shifts in policy with real-world impact on funding for nonprofits. Under President Donald Trump, no sector has been harder hit than nonprofits that serve refugees and immigrants.
The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan is joining with Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees and The Kresge Foundation to create the Southeast Michigan Immigrant and Refugee Funder Collaborative, which seeks to address a needs gap of the immigrant and refugee population in the region.
Find all webinar materials for "Change The Terms: What Philanthropy Can do to Stop Hate Online" here, including powerpoint and recording.
Join us for a conversation on unprecedented challenges presented by record breaking numbers of asylum-seeking families at the southern California border, and on-the-ground updates from leaders at the local, state, national levels.
This webinar will consider models of improving immigrant access to, and experience of the U.S. labor market, advocacy strategies for expanding workforce protections, and how philanthropy can apply these lessons.
May First Monday Discussion: From Transaction to Transformation: Relational Organizing as a Winning Civic Engagement Strategy
Join the Funders' Committee for Civic Participation (FCCP) for a discussion of relational organizing practice and power building strategy.
In this program, you will hear from your colleagues on critical gaps as well as exciting opportunities for rapid response funding to be effectively deployed.