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The Welcoming Movement is Spreading

Welcoming America | December 15, 2011

Welcoming America has already developed national reach, and will continue to grow until it has truly rekindled the American dream, coast to coast. Currently, nineteen[[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":"7","attributes":{"class":"media-image alignright size-medium wp-image-2746","typeof":"foaf:Image","style":"","width":"360","height":"270","title":"Affiliate Map ","alt":""}}]] campaigns – most of them statewide – are active across the country. This is ...

Billboards Show Support for Immigrants in North Carolina

Welcoming America | December 14, 2011

Welcoming America affiliate, Uniting NC, launched a statewide billboard campaign that sends the message, “immigrants make us stronger.” At a press conference convened by Uniting NC, leaders from the faith community shared their support and encouraged others to embrace the contributions made by immigrants to strengthening the community. [[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":"36","attributes":{"class":"media-image alignright size-medium ...

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National Conferences Inspire Hope

Welcoming America | November 20, 2011

[[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":"30","attributes":{"class":"media-image size-full wp-image-2867 alignright","typeof":"foaf:Image","style":"","width":"211","height":"200","title":"conference 2","alt":""}}]] "What will I take back to my community? A sense of hope and possibility." - participant, Receiving Communities track, National Immigrant Integration Conference It's hard to convey the electrifying energy and optimism we felt in Seattle earlier this ...

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Is Your Community "Immigrant Friendly?"

Welcoming America | October 17, 2011

[[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":"29","attributes":{"class":"media-image alignright size-medium wp-image-2630","typeof":"foaf:Image","style":"","width":"229","height":"300","title":"Dayton plan graphic","alt":""}}]] The City of Dayton's "Welcome Dayton” plan is focused on making Dayton an “immigrant friendly city.” You can read about the plan in the article, "Welcome Dayton Immigrant Plan Approved." and view the Welcome Dayton plan, ...