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Brookings "Welcome to Shelbyville" Launch a Huge Success!

Keiron Bone Dormegnie | September 25, 2010

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Mayor of Birmingham, AL issues Welcoming Proclamation

Keiron Bone Dormegnie | July 29, 2010

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Nebraska is Home - Uniting Nebraska Communities

Keiron Bone Dormegnie | June 16, 2010

Welcoming America's Nebraska affiliate, Nebraska is Home, has been working in hard to build bridges in the community of Fremont, NE. They have also been working in several other communities across Nebraska (see below). The bonds of the Fremont community have been strained by the introduction of immigration related ordinances and referenda. Previously a divisive immigration ordinance was defeated by ...

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Welcoming Massachusetts - the Welcoming Resolution Champions

Keiron Bone Dormegnie | June 16, 2010

Welcoming Massachusetts has received the endorsement of over 50 elected officials, had Welcoming resolutions passed in 7 cities and towns, and received well over 6000 individual endorsements. The initiative is currently focusing on the communities of Fitchburg and Framingham. For more information on this initiative or to get involved, contact Marcony Almeida at [email protected] <!--[endif]--> <!--[...

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