Grantee Profile

Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights

Grants to Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights

  • $575,000Active Strategy

    2014 (Duration 2 years)

    Migration

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — This grant to the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (ICIRR) will help immigrant service organizations in Illinois to implement a future federal immigration reform law. ICIRR will educate immigrants on any new federal policies, assist immigrants in obtaining the documentation needed to prove eligibility for lawful status, and upgrade its technology so that it can efficiently refer immigrants to legal and social services. ICIRR's partnerships with state, county, and city officials, ensure it will serve as a core hub of coordination for the myriad activities and services that will follow enactment of a new law.

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Inactive Grant)

    Migration

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations (over two years).

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2005 (Inactive Grant)

    None

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of the Illinois New Americans Immigrant Policy Executive Order project (over two years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights $1,325,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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