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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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Authored by Thought Partnerships As part of Welcoming Week, we invited partners to share how they're creating home together during a pandemic. Thought Partnerships is a nonprofit initiative dedicated to advancing non-violent, just, and inclusive societies. Thought Partnerships is a formal partner of Welcoming Week 2020. Thought Partnerships (TP) joins millions around the world who are finding new ...

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Press Release: Atlanta, GA — From September 12-20, Welcoming America, a national nonprofit organization, will lead the annual celebration of Welcoming Week events happening around the world under the theme of “Creating Home Together.” Due to the pandemic, Welcoming Week—which typically takes place through in-person events around the world—will mostly shift to virtual programming. Under the theme of “Creating ...

Partnering with Polco on civic engagement

Timothy Walden | August 6, 2020

We are pleased to announce a partnership with Polco, an award-winning civic engagement platform to help our Welcoming Network members strengthen connections with residents on topics and issues important to their communities. Through Polco, users access a database of surveys and polls to assess police services, resident satisfaction, business owner sentiments, and others that help make the case for welcoming ...

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