A new video from the California Immigrant Policy Center highlights the power of local and regional coalitions that are working to advance the cause of immigrant rights in California. At a time when fear is widespread in immigrant communities, the video is a reminder that California has made remarkable progress in advancing pro-immigrant policies. It features the perspectives of local activists and their partners (including Haas, Jr. Fund Vice President of Programs Cathy Cha) talking about the power of local action and collaboration in protecting California’s gains.
Supporting equal opportunities for immigrants to become active citizens and achieve the American dream.
Changing Hearts and Minds
The untold story of how a small group of foundations helped make marriage equality the law of the land is told in this video.
California’s Success Depends on Immigrants
The state’s 10 million immigrants produce one-third of California’s economic output but still face severe inequality.
What Does It Take to Support Leadership and Effectiveness in Movements?
With so much at stake for the social change movements, Senior Director, Linda Wood writes about how we must listen to leaders about what they really need—and to work as hard as we can to help their organizations and their movements succeed.