Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Amount
All Amounts
Grants Found
39
Grants Totaling
$1,843,000

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.

1951 Coffee Company

Project Title
Barista Training Program
Amount
$35,000
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.

Bay Area Services

Project Title
Tahirih Justice Center
Amount
$40,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
San Bruno, CA

To support a program that provides direct legal representation, consultation, and case management services to low income immigrant women, girls, and single mothers with children who are victims of domestic violence, human trafficking, forced marriage, and other forms of violence.

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.

California Immigrant Integration Initiative

Project Title
Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees
Amount
$11,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Sebastopol, CA

To support a statewide project that engages foundations and local governments in efforts to develop and invest in strategies that advance the integration of immigrants and refugees at the local and state levels.

California Immigrant Policy Center

Project Title
Strategic Communications and Training
Amount
$40,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Los Angeles, CA

To support strategic communications, technical assistance, and community outreach activities that involve a statewide network of immigrant-serving organizations in efforts to promote public policies that advance the wellbeing and full inclusion of immigrants in the state of California

Californians Together

Project Title
Support for Immigrant and Refugee Students
Amount
$25,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Long Beach, CA

To support an effort that will provide resources to educators, administrators and districts to ensure a safe learning environments for immigrant and refugee students

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.

Catholic Charities of the East Bay

Project Title
Richmond Immigration Legal Services: Unaccompanied Undocumented Minors
Amount
$60,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Oakland, CA

To ensure the provision of immigrant legal services in the BayArea

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.

Centro Legal de la Raza

Project Title
Immigrant Legal Services
Amount
$70,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Oakland, CA

To ensure the provision of immigrant legal services in the Bay Area

Community Education and Engagement Program

Fiscal Agent
Community Initiatives
Project Title
Immigrants Rising
Amount
$40,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
San Francisco, CA

To support a regional community education and outreach effort aimed at increasing awareness among students, parents, educators, and community allies about the challenges and concrete opportunities facing undocumented young people as they pursue college, professional careers, and lawful immigration status in the United States.

Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto

Project Title
Immigrant Legal Services
Amount
$35,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
East Palo Alto, CA

To ensure the provision of immigrant legal services in the Bay Area

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.

East Bay Alliance for a Sustainable Economy

Project Title
Contra Costa Immigrant Rights Alliance
Amount
$30,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Oakland, CA

To support the Contra Costa Immigrant Rights Alliance’s efforts to organize and support actions across the county and collectively move campaigns forward to engage the broader community in supporting immigrants 

East Bay Community Foundation

Project Title
Bay Area Census Project
Amount
$20,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Oakland, CA

To support a fair and complete Census 2020 count for the Bay Area

East Bay Sanctuary Covenant

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

To provide general support

Immigrant Children Project

Project Title
Legal Services for Children
Amount
$55,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
San Francisco, CA

To support immigration legal services, information and referral, and community education and outreach to immigrant youth in the Bay Area who have been detained by U.S. immigration authorities or are at risk of deportation.

Immigrant Legal Resource Center

Project Title
Attorney of the Day and USCIS Liaison Programs
Amount
$70,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
San Francisco, CA

To ensure the provision of immigrant legal services in the Bay Area

Immigrant Legal Resource Center

Project Title
Ready Bay Area
Amount
$30,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
San Francisco, CA

To support Ready Bay Area’s efforts to build the capacity of immigrant-facing organizations to reach, screen and serve immigrant communities in the region.

Immigrant Legal Services

Project Title
International Institute of the Bay Area
Amount
$185,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
San Francisco, CA

To support family-based immigration legal services and community education and outreach to low-income immigrants and refugees in SanMateo, Alameda, Sonoma, and Contra Costa Counties

Immigration and Citizenship Program

Project Title
Coastside Hope
Amount
$35,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
El Granada, CA

To support family-based immigration legal services, citizenship test preparation classes and community education and outreach to low-income immigrants and refugees residing in the rural coastal communities of San Mateo County.

Information and Referral Services & Strategic Plan

Project Title
La Luz Center
Amount
$55,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Sonoma, CA

To support an information and referral program that connects low income immigrants in the Sonoma Valley to an array of community services and resources that contribute to family wellbeing including health, education, immigration legal services, and financial security.

Interfaith Movement for Human Integrity

Project Title
Immigrant Integration
Amount
$50,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Oakland, CA

To support a program that engages a network of Bay Area faith-based congregations in efforts to cultivate and promote the fair treatment of immigrants in local communities

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.

Justice & Diversity Center of The Bar Association of San Francisco

Project Title
Northern California Immigrant Defense
Amount
$50,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
San Francisco, CA

To support the Northern California Collaborative for Immigrant Justice and the Northern California Rapid Response and Immigrant Defense Network as they work to ensure due process and provide legal representation for immigrants who are detained or have been impacted by immigration enforcement

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.

Mujeres Unidas y Activas

Project Title
Building Latina Leadership in south Alameda County
Amount
$40,500
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
San Francisco, CA

To support Mujeres Unidas y Activas’ efforts to deepen engagement of Latina immigrant women in southern Alameda County by cultivating new members and training them to participate in local and state-wide campaigns 

North County Immigration Legal Services

Project Title
Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Santa Rosa
Amount
$80,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Santa Rosa, CA

To support a program that provides family-based immigration legal services, citizenship test preparation, and community education and outreach to low-income immigrants in northern Sonoma County.

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.

Partnerships for Trauma Recovery

Project Title
Core Programming Support and Strategic Plan
Amount
$65,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Berkeley, CA

To support culturally competent and linguistically appropriate psychotherapy services to refugee and asylee survivors of trauma in individual and group settings and build capacity of the field by operating a training program for graduate student clinicians

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.

Post Release Accompaniment Project

Project Title
Centro Legal de la Raza
Amount
$25,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
Oakland, CA

To support a volunteer-based network that provides emergency assistance to asylum applicants and other detainees who are released from immigration detention facilities within San Francisco Immigration Court’s jurisdiction.

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.

Rural Justice Initiative

Project Title
OneJustice
Amount
$20,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
San Francisco, CA

To support a partnership with the McDowell Family Resource Center and the International Institute of the Bay Area to engage volunteer attorneys and law students in the provision of?immigrant rights workshops and immigration legal services clinics for low income Petaluma residents.

Wage Recovery Project

Project Title
Legal Aid at Work
Amount
$80,000
Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Location
San Francisco, CA

To support a legal clinic that will utilize the mechanic’s lien process and popular education as a means of addressing the rampant wage theft experienced by immigrant workers in the construction sector.