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Friends On the Map - Watch the Movement Build!

Welcoming America | September 26, 2011

See where our Friends movement is building on the map below.  Registered Friends of Welcoming are pinpointed by zip code.  Sign up today and complete your profile to add your location to the map! [wamap]

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The Receiving Communities Movement Has Launched!

Welcoming America | September 22, 2011

[[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":"28","attributes":{"class":"media-image alignright","typeof":"foaf:Image","style":"","width":"300","height":"177","title":"rci_report","alt":""}}]] Learn more about the Welcoming Communities Movement. In September 2011, the Center for American Progress released a report entitled "All Immigration is Local: Receiving Communities and their Role in Successful Immigrant Integration" written by Cornell political scientist Michael Jones Correa. ...

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Building A Nation of Neighbors How-To Videos

Welcoming America | August 24, 2011

Building a Nation of Neighbors equips individuals and organizations with story-based tools to better understand and use the Welcoming model. The module, which was developed by Active Voice in association with BeCause Foundation, was adapted from the documentary Welcome to Shelbyville, produced and directed by Kim A. Snyder. This model for community building was designed by WelcomingTennessee (a program of ...

Congratulations to our July 2011 Friends of Welcoming Prize Winners!   Individual Winners:   First Prize to Angela Ferguson with 19000 points! Angela has won $100 to be given to the non-profit of her choice.  Congratulations, Angela!   Second Prize to Dena Dyer with 7550 points! Dena has won a fabulous Prize Pack with a hardcover copy of "Outcasts United", a Welcoming America keychain, a handmade card ...

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