Maine Philanthropy Center

Building Connections for Maine Grantmakers

GCIR Resources for Funders on Immigration

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November 2016
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Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees

Two fact sheets for funders on immigration developed by Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees and shared at the October 20th, 2016 Community-Engaged Grantmaking workshop held in Portland.

The first is Talking Points on Immigration for Funders and outlines facts and information related to immigration and:

  • Grantmaking and the Role of Funders,
  • Children and Families,
  • Economic,
  • Benefits of Legal Status,
  • and Community Building.

The second is a Funders Guide to Grants and Immigration Status, with a flowchart addressubg "some common concerns and questions about investing in this dynamic and critically important funding space."

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