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Friday, Sept. 13 - Monday, Sept. 23, 2019

Welcoming Week 2019

Welcoming immigrants and connecting communities in Philadelphia.

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Friday, Sept. 13 - Monday, Sept. 23, 2019

A national initiative, Welcoming Week builds common ground in Philadelphia’s communities. It encourages dialogue and forges relationships between immigrants, refugees, and US-born citizens.

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  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • Asian American Studies Program, University of Pennsylvania
  • Asian Americans United
  • Community College or Philadelphia
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • Klasko Immigration Law Partners
  • Free Library of Philadelphia
  • FringeArts
  • I Belong Group supported by Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians
  • The Mexican Cultural Center

  • Moonstone Arts Center
  • Museum of the American Revolution
  • Mural Arts Philadelphia
  • The New Americans Campaign
  • Office of the City Representative
  • Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Association
  • Philadelphia Folklore Project
  • Raquel Salas Rivera, Philadelphia Poet Laureate & Porsha Olayiwola, Boston Poet Laureate
  • Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership
  • United States Citizenship and Immigration Services

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