Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly.
-Martin Luther King, Jr.
Letter from Birmingham Jail
April 16, 1963
Throughout Nassau and Suffolk Counties, the Horace Hagedorn Foundation provides grants to creative community and public-private initiatives that work to diminish tensions between established residents and newly arrived immigrants.
Failed national immigration policies are the root causes behind many of the tensions experienced across Long Island. The Horace Hagedorn Foundation therefore supports initiatives and organizations throughout the nation that work strategically to repair these broken systems.
Long Island Immigration Report (Adelphi Report)
The Economic Impact of The Hispanic Population on Long Island, NY