Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Amount
All Amounts
Grants Found
13
Grants Totaling
$556,500

1951 Coffee Company

Project Title
Barista Training Program
Amount
$26,500
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Berkeley, CA

To provide job training for living wage jobs in the gourmet coffee sector to recently-arrived refugees and asylees who reside in Alameda, Contra Costa, and San Francisco Counties.

Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Asian Law Caucus

Project Title
National Security and Civil Rights
Amount
$55,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
San Francisco, CA

To support a program that addresses the information and safety needs of Arab, Middle Eastern, Muslim, and South Asian immigrant communities through Know Your Rights education, policy advocacy, and strengthened partnerships with state and local immigrants’ rights networks.

Asian Pacific Islander Legal Outreach

Project Title
East Bay Naturalization Collaborative
Amount
$40,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
San Francisco, CA

To support a partnership among East Bay immigration organizations that pool resources to provide community education, outreach and naturalization services to citizenship-eligible immigrants in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties.

California Healthy Nail Salon Collaborative

Fiscal Agent
Asian Health Services
Project Title
Nail Salon Labor Rights Initiative
Amount
$60,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Oakland, CA

To support an effort aimed at transforming the nail salon industry in the Bay Area to one that achieves economic security for workers and ensures the sustainability of small, immigrant-run businesses.

Canal Alliance

Project Title
Immigration Legal Services
Amount
$45,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
San Rafael, CA

To support the provision of immigration legal services and community education and outreach to immigrants and refugees residing in Marin and other North Bay counties.

Centro Laboral de Graton

Project Title
General Support
Amount
$40,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Graton, CA

To support an organization in western Sonoma County that provides a structured and dignified setting for immigrant workers to find employment, gain access to social and educational services that promote health and well-being, and become engaged in the local community.

Day Worker Center of Mountain View

Project Title
General Support
Amount
$40,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Mountain View, CA

To support a membership organization that provides a structured and dignified setting for immigrant workers to find employment, gain access to social and educational services that promote health and well-being, and become engaged in the local community.

Internationals Network for Public Schools

Project Title
Immigrant Family Engagement & Leadership
Amount
$40,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
New York, NY

To support a dedicated space on the Oakland International High School campus that provides a broad range of co-located social services, information and referral for community resources, ESL classes, and leadership opportunities that help facilitate the integration of the school’s recently-arrived immigrant students and their families as they transition into school and community life

Jewish Family & Community Services East Bay

Project Title
Afghan Refugee Resettlement Program
Amount
$40,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Berkeley, CA

To support the provision of resettlement services for Afghan refugees who served as translators for U.S. troops and had to flee Afghanistan under threats from the Taliban and extremists.

Monument Impact

Project Title
General Support
Amount
$40,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Concord, CA

To support a membership organization located in Concord’s low-income Monument Corridor neighborhood that provides a structured and dignified setting for immigrant workers to find employment, gain access to social and educational services that promote health and well-being, and become engaged in the local community.

Oasis Legal Services

Project Title
Immigrant Legal Services for LGBTQIA+ Communities in the Bay Area
Amount
$30,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Oakland, CA

To support provision of legal services for asylum seekers who are LGBTQIA+ and to build the capacity of the field to represent this population by providing training and mentorship to pro bono attorneys and law students.

Petaluma City Schools

Project Title
McDowell Family Resource Center
Amount
$55,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Petaluma, CA

To support a dedicated space on campus that provides a broad range of co-located social services, information and referral for community resources, adult education, and family engagement opportunities that collectively support the successful integration of students and families.

Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center

Project Title
Creating Economic Opportunity for Low-Income Latina Immigrant Women in Richmond
Amount
$45,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
San Francisco, CA

To support a program designed to increase the financial self-sufficiency and social advancement of Latina immigrant women in Contra Costa County through training and technical assistance in microenterprise development and financial literacy.