Jun 01, 2022 | Economic security, Health, Housing, Food security

LIFT the BAR Act Support Letter

More than 750 organizations representing every state in the country sent this letter urging congressional leadership to take action on the LIFT the BAR Act during Immigrant Heritage Month.

Apr 25, 2022 | Children, Economic security, Food security, Health, Housing

1,000+ Organizations Urge Biden Administration to Protect Immigrant Families

PIF coordinated this sign-on comment backed by 1,070 organizations. Responding to the Biden Administration’s public charge proposal, it urges quick and responsible action to protect immigrant families and the nation.

Dec 22, 2021 | Health, Nutrition, Housing

Thawing the Public Charge Chill: 3 Things Elected Officials Can Do

Easy to accomplish actions elected officials can take to mitigate the chilling effect of the 2019 public charge rule

Dec 14, 2021 | Health, Nutrition, Housing

Toolkit for State and Local Government Officials

PIF & Shriver Center on Poverty Law present six core recommendations and provides examples from across the country of positive practices to support access to public benefits, as well as templates of training for front-line enrollment staff and sample documents for adaptation. Advocates can use this tool to urge their state and local government partners to adopt best practices and advance immigrant access to benefits.

Provided by: PIF & Shriver Center on Poverty Law
Oct 21, 2021 | Children, Economic security, Food security, Health, Housing

600+ Organizations Urge Biden Administration to Craft Responsible Public Charge Policy

This letter brings more than 600 nonprofit organizations together to push the Administration toward a more responsible public charge policy.

Aug 04, 2021 | Children, Health, Economic security, Food security, Housing

Research Documents Harm of Public Charge Policy During the COVID-19 Pandemic

This fact sheet summarizes an extensive body of research documenting the ongoing health and economic threat posed by the Trump public charge policy, despite its reversal by the Biden Administration.

Jan 11, 2021 | Children, Economic security, Food security, Health, Housing

PIF Partners Urge Biden to Reverse Trump Public Charge Regulations

This PIF-coordinated letter brings hundreds of nonprofits together in urging President-Elect Joe Biden to act quickly to reverse the Trump public charge regulations.