ISS-USA Welcomes New Board of Directors Member Alen Amini

ISS-USA Welcomes New Board of Directors Member Alen Amini Alen Amini is currently a management consultant at the Bridgespan Group, a nonprofit firm that provides advisory services to philanthropies and nonprofit organizations. He also currently serves as the executive director of Wisconsin Microfinance, an NGO based in Madison, Wisconsin that provides microloans to entrepreneurs in…

International Social Service, USA (ISS-USA) Responds to Urgent COVID19 Need, Joining #GivingTuesdayNow in Global Day of Giving and Unity

Press Release: ISS-USA Responds to Urgent COVID19 Need, Joining #GivingTuesdayNow in Global Day of Giving and Unity Contact: Marie Blum, Senior Development and Communications Officer International Social Service, USA 443-451-1227 communications@iss-usa.org International Social Service, USA (ISS-USA) Responds to Urgent COVID19 Need, Joining #GivingTuesdayNow in Global Day of Giving and Unity Baltimore, MD – International Social…

Finding Solutions for Children Returning and Reintegrating to Northern Central America, Mexico and the United States

Finding Solutions for Children Returning and Reintegrating to Northern Central America, Mexico and the United States International Social Service, USA (ISS-USA) was invited by Unicef to participate in a Return and Reintegration in Northern Central America, Mexico and the United States: Solutions That Work for Children and Across Borders event in Honduras in mid-November. Julie Rosicky, Executive Director (above left),…

ISS-USA Hosts a Delegation From Japan

International Social Service, USA (ISS-USA) hosted a delegation from Japan on August 16th in our Baltimore offices through a program coordinated by the World Trade Center Institute. The members of the delegation included four government officials and one professor working on issues related to the Hague Abduction Convention. Dr. Felicity Northcott and Elaine Weisman of ISS-USA met with…

ISS-USA Welcomes Two New Interns

ISS-USA Welcomes Two New Interns Ema Makas is ISS-USA’s new Fund Development and Communications Intern. Ema comes to us from the University of Baltimore where she is pursuing her Master’s degree in Global Affairs and Human Security. Previously, Ema earned her BA in Political Science and Journalism CERT from the University of Buffalo. Her past…

ISS-USA Welcomes Two New Board Members

ISS-USA Welcomes Two New Board Members At our June 13th Board Meeting, ISS-USA welcomed two new members to our Board of Directors: T’Pring Westbrook and Melissa Kucinski. T’Pring Westbrook is a Senior Associate for the Annie E. Casey Foundation. As a member of the Research, Evaluation, Evidence, and Data (REED) unit at the foundation, Dr.…

ISS-USA Announces Date for 2019 Conference

ISS-USA Announces Date for 2019 Conference ISS-USA announced their 7th Annual Conference, Beyond Separation: Protecting Cross Border Families, co-hosted by the University of Maryland School of Social Work from Thursday, October 17th through Friday, October 18th. Day One of the conference features a half-day training institute followed by a full day conference featuring four expert panels on Friday. The…