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Welcoming in the News

Here are some media coverage highlights to inspire and inform your own community’s welcoming movement.

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Helping immigrants with business needs, Philly hopes to gain in translation

To boost Philadelphia's economy, the city's new mayor wants to do more to support small businesses owned by immigrants.

David Lubell: Putting out the welcome mat for immigrants

“Our job is to remind people of what our values are. We are a welcoming country.”

Immigrants: These cities want you

Rather than playing to fears or rejecting newcomers, many municipal leaders are coming up with new data-driven strategies to better welcome and integrate immigrants and refugees.

Governors don't want Syrian refugees. Mayors are asking for even more

Your state might oppose Syrian refugee resettlement, but odds are your city feels the opposite.