Grantee Profile

Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees

Grants to Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees

  • $20,000Active Strategy

    2014 (Duration 1 year)

    Migration

    SEBASTOPOL, CALIFORNIA — This grant to Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR), a donor affinity group, will support the planning and implementation of the 2014 national convening of GCIR members in Nashville, Tennessee. The convening will educate donors on a variety of issues related to immigration in the United States, including integration, economic security, health, education, and civil participation. The convening will have a particular focus on the South, a region with rapidly increasing and diverse immigrant and refugee populations.

  • $30,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Duration 3 years)

    Migration

    SEBASTOPOL, CALIFORNIA — Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR) is a donor affinity group that provides information, services, technical support, and networking opportunities to U.S.-based grantmakers working on immigrant and refugee issues. GCIR works on behalf of funders at the national, state, and local levels to advance justice and opportunity for the nation's growing and increasingly diverse immigrant and refugee populations; the organization also supports the efforts of foundations funding migration issues in the Central America-Mexico-U.S. corridor. General operating support from MacArthur will help GCIR engage philanthropy in addressing the most pressing issues facing immigrant workers and their families.

  • $40,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Migration

    SEBASTOPOL, CALIFORNIA — In support of general operations, and in support of their 2008 National Convening (over three years).

  • $20,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Migration

    SEBASTOPOL, CALIFORNIA — In support of general operations (over two years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees $110,000 between 2003 and 2014.