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As the pandemic began escalating in early 2020, the Welcoming Network mobilized in communities from Vermont to Texas to meet the pressing and often overlooked needs of immigrant and refugee communities. Through our Resilient Rapid Response Initiative, see how our members rose to the occasion and responded to community needs in this “Resilient Responders” blog series. Submitted by: Amy Campbell, ...

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As the pandemic began escalating in early 2020, the Welcoming Network mobilized in communities from Vermont to Texas to meet the pressing and often overlooked needs of immigrant and refugee communities. Through our Resilient Rapid Response Initiative, see how our members rose to the occasion and responded to community needs in this “Resilient Responders” blog series. Submitted by: Kathryn Baudreau, ...

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Exploring immigrant and grassroots entrepreneurship with GigRoots podcast

Welcoming America | September 30, 2020

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Recently, Welcoming America and its members participated in a podcast series with GigRoots. Hosted by Ethan Daly, who by day is the U.S. Regional Director of Partners Worldwide and based in Grand Rapids, MI, the GigRoots podcast is part of an "online marketplace and community bringing together entrepreneurs from all different cultures and backgrounds to sell their products ...

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How we created home together for Welcoming Week 2020

Welcoming America | September 21, 2020

This year, as many of us used social distancing to protect our communities, Welcoming Week was more important than ever. Under the theme of “Creating Home Together”, Welcoming Week inspired communities to consider what makes a home and how, in the context of the coronavirus pandemic, the definition of home has changed for many people.   At a time ...

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