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"It is not enough to just welcome immigrants to the City of Boston. We must make a collective effort to ensure that immigrants feel welcomed, and include their voices in the city government."  - Former Mayor Thomas M. Menino

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    New Bostonians Fellowship

    The overaching goal of the New Bostonians Fellowship is to create and replicate succesful practices in welcoming and empowering immigrants to fully participate in the social, economic, and civic life of the City.
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    English for New Bostonians

    ENB is a strategic, public-private-community collaboration founded by MONB in 2001 to improve access to ESOL programs in the city of Boston.
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  • Colombian Flag Raising 2016
    Mayor Walsh offers remarks during the raising of the Colombian Flag on City Hall Plaza. Accompanied by traditional folk dance and song, the raising of the Colombian flag on Boston City Hall Plaza commemorates the South American country's successful fight for independence from Spanish rule on July 20th, 1810.Watch Video »
  • New Americans Kiosk Ribbon Cutting
    Mayor Walsh cuts the ribbon on one of the New American Kiosks which opened today in all 24 branches of the Boston Public Library. These kiosks promote citizenship among immigrants and offer materials to help navigate the naturalization process.Watch Video »

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