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Immigrants / Refugees

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A Humanitarian Crises: The Harsh New Realities Facing Refugees and Asylum Seekers

Thursday, August 16, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Where: 
The California Endowment Center for Healthy Communities, Redwood Room

Over the past year-and-a-half, the systems and infrastructure that support and protect the most vulnerable immigrants have been gravely damaged by cuts in refugee admissions to the United States, federal funding cuts to the country’s national netw

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California Immigrant Integration Initiative (CIII) Quarterly Meeting

Friday, July 13, 2018
10:00am - 1:00pm
Where: 
The California Wellness Foundation, City National Plaza

Given the high stakes for California’s immigrant and refugee communities and the ever-changing policy landscape, Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR) surveyed our California Immigrant Integration Initiative (CIII) members to i

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Where Are the Children? Family Separation Becomes U.S. Immigration Enforcement Policy

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Where: 
This program is a webinar

Since October 2017, the U.S. government has forcibly separated at least 2,400 children—including hundreds who are under four years old—from their parents as they arrive on our southern border seeking refuge.

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Philanthropic Briefing: Supporting Immigrant and Refugee Students and Families in a Changing Policy Environment

Wednesday, May 30, 2018
9:30am - 12:00pm
Where: 
The California Endowment Center for Healthy Communities

For many immigrant and refugee families in the United States, schools serve as trusted entities—and this role has only been amplified in recent years.

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Philanthropy in Sacramento Day

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 2:00pm to Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 5:00pm
Where: 
Sacramento, CA

Philanthropy California’s annual Philanthropy in Sacramento Day is a special event bringing together our state’s elected officials with leaders of our sector. The day is our opportunity to share the work of philanthropy so that our state’s policymakers can take the best practices developed from your grantmaking and scale it up to improve the lives of millions of Californians. This year, we will also place a special focus on 2020 Census preparation efforts. Our 1.5 days in Sacramento will include opportunities to:

  • Educate legislators and the administration about philanthropy’s role in civil society, the importance of 2020 Census, and best practices on issues that you fund;
  • Develop and cultivate relationships with policymakers; and,
  • Encourage legislators to view foundations as thought partners. 
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Southern California Blacks in Philanthropy

Thursday, March 29, 2018
9:00am - 10:30am
Where: 
LA84 Foundation

Please join Southern California Blacks in Philanthropy (SCBIP) for an informative discussion about DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) from the Black immigrant (African, Caribbean and Afro-Latinx) perspective.

 

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Immigrant Families in America Today: How Fear and Toxic Stress Are Affecting Daily Life, Well-Being, and Health

Thursday, March 8, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Where: 
This program is a webinar

New restrictions on immigration and increased immigration enforcement under the Trump Administration are having a profound impact on our nation, reaching from the dinner table to the board room, from courtrooms to classrooms.

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Partner Event - United for All Dreamers: Strategies for Supporting AAPI, Black, and LGBTQ DACA Immigrants

Tuesday, November 28, 2017
10:00am - 11:30am
Where: 
This program is a webinar

This past September, the Trump Administration announced the termination of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, with all benefits to be revoked by March 2018.

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Partner Event - The Refugee Crisis: How Funders Can Help

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
10:00am - 12:00pm
Where: 
Japanese American National Museum, Tateuchi Democracy Forum

This philanthropy panel will serve as a forum to discuss the refugee crisis. This panel is co-hosted by the American Red Cross Los Angeles Region.

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