Published by Published by firstname.lastname@example.org
But groups supporting stronger immigration policy and tighter border control say they rely more on small donations from individuals than large foundations.
Numbers USA, which says it has 366,000 members, saw its membership grow 50 percent since Jan. 1, and 18 percent in May, spokeswoman Caroline Espinosa said. Two-thirds of the group’s financial support comes from private individuals, with the average donation being $40.
“Contrary to what might be popular belief is that the grass-roots aspect is more on our side than the [pro-immmigration] side,” Mrs. Espinosa said. “They have more of these organized, established types of groups founding them and driving their activism.”
Your voice counts! Let your Member of Congress know where you stand on immigration issues through the Action Board. Not a NumbersUSA member? Sign up here to get started.
NumbersUSA is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that relies on your donations to works toward sensible immigration policies. NumbersUSA Education & Research Foundation is recognized by America's Best Charities as one of the top 3% of well-run charities.
Immigration Grade Cards
NumbersUSA provides the only comprehensive immigration grade cards. See how your member of Congress’ rates and find grades going back to the 104th Congress (1995-97).