Welcoming Michigan Statewide Convening

Save the Date!

Friday, September 15th, 2017

8:30AM-4:00PM

Washtenaw Community College

Morris Lawrence Building

4800 E Huron River Drive

Ann Arbor, MI 48105

 

Welcoming Michigan is excited to host its 4th annual gathering of community members and municipal partners to learn from each other and share promising practices around immigrant integration. Join us for a dynamic day of networking with welcomers from around the state!

Space is limited – register today! http://tinyurl.com/2017WelcomingRegistration

Check out the amazing lineup of speakers and workshops: http://tinyurl.com/2017WelcomingAgenda

Did you miss the previous events? See some of the materials below...

Recap: 2016 Statewide Convening

In September 2016 Welcoming Michigan hosted its third annual statewide convening in Lansing. Attendees learned about welcoming initiatives across the state, heard inspiring words from Deepa Iyer, and connected with a variety of presenters on the topics of Education, LGBT Immigrants, Faith-based Initiatives, Storytelling, Local ID Programs, Language Access, Community Engagement, Housing, and Immigration Law. If you missed the 2016 convening, check out some of the news coverage, conference highlights, photos, and conference materials. Agenda available here.

Recap: 2015 Statewide Convening

In September 2015 Welcoming Michigan hosted its second annual statewide convening with 150 participants from the state's Welcoming Cities & Counties. Attendees learned about welcoming initiatives across the state, how to be an immigrant rights ally, and heard from a variety of panelists on the topics of Welcoming Schools, Power of Arts & Culture to Unite Communities, Local ID Programs, Ensuring Language Access, and engaged in sector specific Learning Circles. Check out some of the Twitter highlights, photos, and conference materials.