Human & Civil Rights

GCIR was thrilled to have Stacey Abrams—political trailblazer, nonprofit CEO, serial entrepreneur, and New York Times—bestselling author—deliver the keynote address at our 2020 National Convening.
March 2020
Presentation, Video & Audio
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October 2019
Joing Piper Fund's funder briefing to hear from leaders on the front lines in conversation about the challenges they are confronting nationwide, how they are building alliances to fight back and win, and how funders are supporting new networks and campaigns to defend and champion our right to protest.
September 2019
Co-Sponsored Program
Join us for an interactive webinar with two key thought leaders who will explore movement lawyering and how we might engage with this strategy in the current moment.
June 2019
Shows a hundreds of people with signs and flags crowded onto a street in Washington, DC, in a protest against the Muslim ban. The Capitol building can be seen in the center distance. Posted to accompany GCIR's webinar, Movement Lawyering: Reimagining Lawyering before the Immigration System.
Find all program-related materials for the webinar, "No Housing Support for Mixed Status Families? How Philanthropy Can Respond to Proposed HUD Rule" here, including presentation, recording, and other resources.
Materials: No Housing Support for Mixed Status Families? How Philanthropy Can Respond to Proposed HUD Rule
May 2019
Program Materials
This webinar will take a deep dive on HR 1, the For the People Act, which consists of a variety of democratic reforms.
March 2019
Co-Sponsored Program
FCCP Advancing Democracy Reform in the 116th Congress: HR 1 and the Declaration for American Democracy Coalition
It is time for us to dream again—and dream big. We cannot afford to focus solely on resisting our present reality at the expense of designing the future we wish for.
January 2019
President's Message
Join this webinar to learn more about the "public charge" rule, comments against the rule, and opportunities for funders to engage and mitigate the impacts of the proposal.
October 2018
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
What Funders Need to Know About "Public Charge:" An Analysis of the Published Rule and How Funders Can Take Action
The Trump Administration is expanding prosecutions for unauthorized border crossing by targeting refugees legally seeking the protection of the United States. In so doing, it is violating both U.S. and international law.
Punishing Refugees and Migrants: The Trump Administration's Misuse of Criminal Prosecutions
January 2018
GCIR's statement on the events in Charlottesville and the rise of white nationalist and supremacist groups nationally.
August 2017


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