The Washington COVID-19 Immigrant Relief Fund is led by a coalition of immigrant organizations across the state, together with the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services, the Governor’s office, and Seattle Credit Union.
Asian Counseling and Referral Service
Colectiva Legal del Pueblo
Department of Social & Health services
Fair Work Center
Legal Foundation of Washington
Northwest Immigrants Rights Project
Raiz of Planned Parenthood
Seattle Credit Union
Washington Census Alliance
Washington Dream Coalition
Washington Immigrant Solidarity Network
Washington State Labor Council
Centro Integral Educativo Latino de Olympia
Community To Community Development
Central Washington Justice For Our Neighbor
Korean Community Service Center
Moses Lake Community Health Center
TriCities Immigrant Coalition
March 23: Governor Inslee announces “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order
Stimulus checks start arriving to households but exclude hundreds of thousands of people in WA due to immigration status.
Washington Dream Coalition and partners launch a grassroots COVID-19 immigrant relief fund, raising over $6.2M for undocumented people in Washington State.
Washington Immigrant Solidarity Network launches the WA Immigrant Relief Fund Campaign, a campaign powered by a diverse coalition of organizations to push for a state-funded WA COVID-19 Immigrant Relief Fund.
Farmworkers strike in Yakima to protest COVID-19 working conditions
Gov. Inslee holds joint press conference with Washington Dream Coalition & Washington Census Alliance members
Gov. Inslee announces commitment to a relief fund for people who can’t access federal aid or unemployment insurance because of immigration status
Gov. Inslee announces $40 million fund
Washington COVID-19 Immigrant Relief Fund launches