Strengthening the Legal Services Infrastructure Grantees - 2013

Organization Area served Purpose Amount
Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County Santa Clara County Support for coordination of the South Bay Legal Immigrant Services Network, with an increased emphasis on the collaborative’s preparedness for widely anticipated comprehensive immigration reform. $250,000
Immigrant Legal Resource Center San Mateo County Support for Collaborative Resources for Immigration Services on the Peninsula (CRISP) to increase its capacity to handle complex immigration cases, increase collaboration with Santa Clara county-based immigration service providers, as well as test and expand the use of technology in policy and advocacy work and community outreach efforts. $300,000
International Institute of the Bay Area San Mateo County Support to expand the use of innovative technologies, train new staff and deepen current collaborative partnerships in preparation for the passage of comprehensive immigration reform. $50,000
Mission Asset Fund San Mateo and Santa Clara counties Support to expand Lending Circles for Citizenship and Lending Circles for Dreamers, two social lending programs that foster citizenship and immigrant integration in the South Bay region. $50,000
    Total $650,000