Resources & Media

Resources & Media

Around the Bend - Fall/Winter 2013

Find out what's new at Bend the Arc in our newsletter, Around the Bend, featuring a note from the CEO, campaign updates, a new staff profile, and more all showing the impact that we are making.

Hurricane Sandy Convening Proceedings

Hurricane Sandy Convening

The Isaiah Fund published its Proceedings from the March 6, 2013 Hurricane Sandy Convening held at the Nathan Cummings Foundation. More than 50 representatives from the disaster response, philanthropic, community development, public, and private sectors attended the Convening to discuss community investment needs in low-income communities following Sandy.

The Courage to Fight for Our Future: Justice for Mercado Workers

In the fight for immigration reform and worker's rights, Mercado Workers, nearly 10,000 in the Bay Area's growing ethnic market retail industry, are at the front lines. Many of them are undocumented, and their status makes them vulnerable to abuse. This booklet introduces the people behind the Justice for Mercado Workers Campaign; it highlights their stories fighting for safety and dignity in the face of injury and intimidation, and how Bend the Arc is working to support them.

Myths & Facts

Read the top 5 myths about immigration in the United States and the facts that expose reality.

Why Immigration is a Jewish Issue

The story of American Jews is the story of immigration. Because we understand what it means to be strangers in a new land, and because justice is a core principle in Jewish tradition, we believe Jews must press for a just and fair immigration system.