ISS-USA Named an Official Charity Partner of the 2019 TCS New York City Marathon

Contact: Marie Blum, Fund Development and Communications Coordinator communications@iss-usa.org For Immediate Release   International Social Service, USA (ISS-USA) Named an Official Charity Partner of the 2019 TCS New York City Marathon Set for Sunday, November 3, 2019 New York, March 11, 2019—International Social Service, USA (ISS-USA) was named an Official Charity Partner of the 2019…

ISS-USA Seeks Fund Development and Communications Intern

ISS-USA Seeks Fund Development and Communications Intern Are you a student in business or international affairs interested in assisting cross-border families in need through communications, marketing and development/fundraising projects? Then check out this internship opportunity! International Social Service, USA (ISS-USA) is seeking a motivated and passionate intern to join their Fund Development and Communications team.…

ISS-USA Offers Reintegration Planning Services in Guatemala

ISS-USA Offers Reintegration Planning Services in Guatemala International Social Service, USA (ISS-USA) has received funds to offer safe repatriation and reintegration planning for children returning to Guatemala after a forced separation at the US-Mexico border. Through the program, ISS-USA and our Guatemalan partner are providing reunification assessment services and intensive case management in Guatemala for…

Training in Connecticut

Training in Connecticut Elaine Weisman (top left), International Social Service, USA (ISS-USA) ‘s Program and Training Manager, traveled to Hartford, Connecticut in early January to train staff and supervisors from Connecticut Department of Children and Families (DCF) . Connecticut DCF began contracting with ISS-USA in 2018 to provide services for children in their care when they have family in…

Protecting Children at Risk of Irregular Migration

Protecting Children at Risk of Irregular Migration ISS-USA’s Director of External Partnerships and International Services, Dr. Felicity Sackville Northcott, attended The Protection of Children at Risk of Irregular Migration forum hosted by ChildFund Alliance, in partnership with UNICEF, on December 4th, 2018 in New York City. This forum brought together more than 60 representatives of civil society, UN agencies,…

ISS-USA Staff Volunteers On Giving Tuesday

ISS-USA Staff Volunteers on Giving Tuesday                 On Giving Tuesday, November 27, 2018, teams of staff members from ISS-USA volunteered at two different nonprofit organizations in their hometown of Baltimore, Maryland. The first team volunteered at PACT – Kennedy Krieger Institute and the second at Commodore John Rodgers Elementary/Middle School.

Responding to the Border Crisis

Responding to the Border Crisis International Social Service, USA (ISS-USA) was invited to attend a meeting organized by the International Committee of the Red Cross in El Salvador entitled, “Responses throughout the Northern Triangle: Coordination of Legal, Psychosocial and Reintegration Strategies in Response to Zero Tolerance”. The meeting, which took place from November 8-9 in San Salvador, El Salvador, brought together…