Welcoming America inspires people to build a different kind of community — one that embraces immigrants and fosters opportunity for all.
The Welcoming Network is a global group made up of a growing number of local governments, organizations and individuals who are committed to creating inclusive communities where everyone - including immigrants and refugees -can thrive. The Welcoming Network is an international initiative, and welcomes members from the United States as well as from countries around the world. International members receive support through our Welcoming International program.
Membership in the Welcoming Network is open to Units of Government (City, County, State, Country, Other (e.g. Township, Borough), Not for Profit Organizations (Chamber of Commerce, Economic Development Agency, Immigrant Rights Organization, Newcomer Service Provider), as well as, Individuals (Academics and Immigrant Integration Specialists -U.S. Individuals ONLY).
Membership in the Welcoming Economies Global Network (WE Global) is open to Units of Government and Not for Profit Organizations focused on the economic development opportunities created by immigrants, especially in IA, IL, IN, MI, MN, MO, NY, OH, PA, WI. More information about WE Global is below.