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New York Times Op-Ed Highlights Welcoming America

Welcoming America | January 12, 2012

Today, the New York Times published  a great opinion piece that makes the case for immigrants as contributors, and highlights Welcoming America - and our colleagues at ImmigrationWorks - as being "at the forefront of helping migrants assimilate."   Welcoming America thanks  the New York Times and author Dowell Myers for this pragmatic and compassionate take on what a welcoming America ...

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East Providence Latest City to Pass Welcoming Resolution

Welcoming America | January 5, 2012

Thanks to Welcoming America affiliate, Welcoming Rhode Island, the City of East Providence, Rhode Island has become the latest city to declare itself "welcoming." In a vote passed unanimously on January 3rd by the East Providence City Council, local elected leaders adopted a welcoming resolution, which states that the city is "committed to continue building a neighborly and welcoming atmosphere ...

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The White House Office of Public Engagement blogged about Welcoming America earlier this week, and shared how our work is at the forefront of helping America’s communities to be globally competitive and welcoming places for all people to live and work. Read on for the full story or view it online. Building Welcoming Communities for All White House Office ...

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Will you help us make America more welcoming to immigrants?

Welcoming America | December 21, 2011

America is at a crossroads.   From Alabama to Arizona, shuttered storefronts and barren fields tell the story of communities gripped by anxiety and fear.  But fortunately there is another path. Over the last year, Welcoming America and its affiliates have proactively reached out to thousands of individuals around the country to share a simple message: immigrants make us stronger. Last ...

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