Category
Immigrants and Refugees
Year
2018
Amount
All Amounts
Grants Found
6
Grants Totaling
$241,500

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 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.

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.

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.

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.