Together Rising

Fathers In The Heights

Earlier this year you sent $35,000 to Nido de Esperanza, an amazing organization in the Washington Heights neighborhood of New York City that serves mothers and young children. Most of the mamas are recent immigrants and the majority of them worked as stylists and manicurists, dishwashers, and housekeepers–jobs that ended abruptly when the city shut…

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Thank you for cheering on Granny!

Sometimes, love is boundless, in a no-matter-what kind of way.   It’s driving your granddaughter to and from school every day and to basketball practices every night. It’s being the loudest one cheering in the stands. It’s waiting to get a knee replacement because there’s no one else to take care of her. It’s doing…

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Thank you for continuing to stand with families affected by COVID-19

Because Callie cannot earn enough income to afford daycare for her four-year-old and two-year-old children, her husband was the sole income earner in their home.  When her husband’s job shut down because of COVID-19, they did not have funds to last them even for two weeks.     They were running out of food and diapers…

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Release and safer conditions for detained children

Last year, we asked you to show up for detained children. You – the people of the impossible – rushed to their aid and raised a record $2.6 million. We sent $900,000 to Holly Cooper and her team at UCDavis’s Law Immigration Clinic so that they could continue their life-saving work of advocating for the…

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