Philanthropy Responds to Decline in Federal Refugee Support: Is It Enough?

Perhaps philanthropy’s impact is most important when it comes to building a larger pro-immigration movement. A few foundations across the country recognize the need to strategically combat the anti-immigrant narrative that pervades today’s media. This movement building effort is highlighted by the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP), specifically their Movement Investment Project. In a recent report, State of Foundation Funding for the Pro-Immigrant Movement, NCRP emphasizes the importance of supporting a broader movement and highlights the fact that a mere five foundations have provided more than 50 percent of all pro-immigrant movement funding.

Read the entire article in Nonprofit Quarterly.