Refugee & Asylum Status

This memorandum synthesizes interviews with key advocate stakeholders to identify the current challenges facing the U.S. asylum system, asylum seekers, and advocates for asylum seekers, and strategic leverage points and funding opportunities for grantmakers.
March 2019
Report
Resource
Find all materials related to our refugee resettlement webinar here, including powerpoint and webinar recording.
Materials: Pathways Forward for U.S. Refugee Integration 3.28.19
March 2019
Program Materials
Resource
Join this webinar for a discussion on the current state of refugee resettlement in the United States, the impact of the administration’s policies at the state and local level and possible responses, and promising approaches for funders to shore up services.
February 2019
Webinar
French refugee children in 1917 (left) and a representation of a child in detention today (right).
Program
In honor of Black History Month, this month’s policy call will celebrate the diversity and strength of the black immigrant community in the U.S., as well as delve deeper into the experience of black immigrants, refugees, and asylumseekers.
February 2019
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
Black History Month: Diversity and Strength of the Black Immigrant Community in the U.S.
Program
Find all program-related materials for the webinar, "Pathways Forward for U.S. Refugee Resettlement" here, including presentation and recording.
Materials: Pathways Forward for U.S. Refugee Resettlement
February 2019
Program Materials
Resource
Hispanics in Philanthropy and Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees invite you to a funder briefing to help untangle the complex situation of the Central American refugees heading towards the U.S. border via caravan.
November 2018
Co-Sponsored Program
Central American Refugee Caravan: Impact of Refugee Exodus on Funder Strategies
Program
This five-page document identifies the potential impacts of FY 2019 Reception and Placement (R&P) Program Decisions by the Church World Service.
Potential Impacts of FY 2019 Reception and Placement (R&P) Program Decisions
November 2018
Factsheet
Resource
The Trump administration’s goal has been clear: It wants as few people as possible coming to the United States without papers. And if they do come, it wants to deport them as quickly as possible. That goal might finally be within their grasp.
Jeff Sessions is pushing asylum officers to reject more migrants. Will they go along?
October 2018
Commentary
News
This report offers impact investors, grant-makers, and development finance professionals the first landscape of the what, why, who, where, and most importantly, how, of investing in and with displaced people.
Image contains the logo of the Refugee Investment Network, in black and orange font color with an orange sidebar
October 2018
Funding Recommendations
Resource
Over the past year-and-a-half, the systems and infrastructure that support and protect the most vulnerable immigrants have been gravely damaged. Please join the Southern California Grantmakers (SCG) to learn how these issues impact local communities in California, what leaders are doing to respond and opportunities for philanthropy to engage.
August 2018
Co-Sponsored Program
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