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Join us via Zoom or Facebook LIVE on Thursday, March 4 at 1 p.m. ET for a webinar featuring panelists from the Inclusive Emergency Management Community of Practice and the Institute for Diversity and Inclusion in Emergency Management.  Establishing and Maintaining Inclusive Emergency Management with Immigrant and Refugee Populations is a Welcoming America tool that was created in partnership with ...

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    View the slide deck from this webinar here. Additional resources provided by the speakers can be found here. While efforts to administer the COVID-19 vaccine are ramping up across the country, there is a dramatic rise in misinformation being shared. As a result, many individuals and families are hesitant to receive the vaccine, and this is especially true ...

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Washington DC - President Joe Biden today fulfilled a key campaign promise by re-establishing the Task Force on New Americans, a cross-agency effort to coordinate and advance the proactive inclusion of immigrants into the fabric of American society. Renewal of the Task Force following four years of federal inaction on immigrant inclusion is another signal of an urgently needed new ...

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Welcoming Economies pilot program celebrates 2020 success

Welcoming America | January 19, 2021

Pittsburgh, PA was one of three cities that participated in our Welcoming Economies Pilot Program.

When Welcoming America launched its Welcoming Economies pilot (WE Pilot) program in early 2020 with Global Detroit, we never thought the program would be born into a world grappling with a pandemic and an unprecedented election season. Through this uncertainty, we still found success with the WE Pilot and our local partners in Champaign-Urbana, IL, Louisville, KY, and Pittsburgh, PA.  ...

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