• Jeff Bezos Announces $33 Million Scholarship Fund For 'Dreamers'

    11 monthes ago - By Huffington Post

    The grant will help 1,000 undocumented immigrant graduates of U.S. high schools.
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  • Immigrants from Africa Boast Higher Education Levels Than Overall U.S. Population

    Immigrants from Africa Boast Higher Education Levels Than Overall U.S. Population

    11 monthes ago - By Renew our Economy

    NEW YORK, NY - Today, New American Economy released a report on the contributions of immigrants from Sub-Saharan Africa to the U.S. economy. Between 2010 and 2015, the number of African immigrants in America more than doubled- rising from roughly 723,000 people to more than 1.7 million.
    Power of the Purse: How Sub-Saharan Africans Contribute to the U.S. Economy suggests that African immigrants punch well above their weight in many respects. These immigrants naturalize at high rates, they attain higher levels of education than the overall U.S. population as a whole, and are more likely to...
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