*This program is hosted by our partner, Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR), who has extended an invitation to PNY members. Space is limited and will be granted on a first come, first served basis.*
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. We will explore current challenges black immigrants are facing, ranging from the termination of Temporary Protected Status (TPS), access to asylum, engagement on census, to ongoing efforts to build intersectional organizing networks. Please join us for a dynamic conversation moderated by Carl Lipscombe, Deputy Director of the Black Alliance for Just Immigration, to explore these issues and bring your questions!
- Current challenges black immigrants are facing
- Marleine Bastien, Executive Director, FANM
- Susan Taylor Batten, President and CEO, ABFE
- Guerline Jozef, President, Haitian Bridge Alliance
- Jonathan Jayes-Green, Co-founder and Director, Undocublack Network
- Carl Lipscombe, Deputy Director, Black Alliance for Just Immigration
All interested funders. Please note that calls are open to GCIR members, other grantmaking institutions, philanthropic advisors, and members and staff of funder affinity groups and regional associations of grantmakers. (Participation is limited to organizations that share GCIR’s core values.)
Registration is required by February 20th.
Members and Non-Member Funders: Please click on the "Register Now" link above. Dial-in and webinar information will be emailed to you before the webinar.
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