Welcoming America is an award-winning, internationally-recognized organization. We are honored to have received the following awards and recognition - a testament to the power of our collective work and movement.
World Economic Forum Young Global Leader
Welcoming America founder and Executive Director David Lubell was chosen as a 2015 Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum. He was selected from thousands of leaders for this prestigious program. The Forum of Young Global Leaders is a community of the world’s most outstanding leaders who have dedicated their time and talent to making the world a better place. Leaders hail from around the world and from all sectors of society including private, public, and civil society. Lubell is one of 186 honorees from 63 countries in the 2015 class. Read More
Chronicle of Philanthropy's 40 under 40
The Chronicle of Philanthropy's first-ever 40 under 40 highlights leaders to watch in the nonprofit world who are tackling entrenched problems in innovative ways. Our founder and Executive Director David Lubell was one of the 40 named to the list that also includes Patrisse Cullors, Co-founder of Black Lives Matter; Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan, Founders of the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative; and Jason Code, Executive Director of Doctors Without Borders. Read More