ISS-USA Seeks a Fall Fund Development and Communications Intern

July 30, 2018

ISS-USA is seeking a motivated, organized, and detail-oriented Fund Development and Communications Intern to join the team this Fall. This role will be responsible for a range of fundraising, communications, marketing, and event planning initiatives to build brand awareness, increase revenue, and enhance the visibility of our organization. Read more

Press Release: ISS-USA Awarded $64,000 Grant from Jesse Ball duPont Fund to Reunite Separated Families Across Borders

July 12, 2018

International Social Service, USA (ISS-USA) has received a $64,000.00 grant from the Jessie Ball duPont Fund to provide social services for an additional 75 families separated across country borders. The support represents emergency funding following the recent separation of families at the southern U.S. border with Mexico, causing an overflow of those in need of cross-border social services. Read more

Preventing Family Separation and Supporting Deinstitutionalization in Mexico

June 13, 2018

ISS-USA staff recently returned to Monterrey, Mexico for the follow-up mission to the project entitled, “Intervention in Cases of Children and Adolescents with Disabilities Separated, or at Risk of Separation, From Their Families.” The project is part of the ISS global initiative, “A Better Future Is Possible,” for children with disabilities living in institutional care. Read more

2018 International Council Meeting in Malta

June 13, 2018

International Social Service, USA (ISS-USA) staff members Julie Rosicky and Felicity Northcott just returned from the International Social ServiceInternational Council (IC) Meeting in Malta, held the week of May 21-25, 2018. IC meetings focused on improving accountability at all levels of the organization and setting priorities in cross border casework, network expansion, visibility and communications. Plans were laid to outline a new strategic plan and facilitate greater involvement throughout the entire organization. Read more