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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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    New Bostonians Summit Initiative

    The New Bostonians Summit Initiative is a multi-year, city-wide process which brings together leaders from seven sectors to address the top priorities identified by Boston's immigrant communities: ESOL, K-12 Education and Jobs.

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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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  • Executive Actions on Immigration Press Conference
    The Mayor's Office of New Bostonians host a press conference to discuss future steps regarding two of President Obama's executive actions regarding immigration: expanded DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) and DAPA (Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents), including information about a free clinic that will be held on May 30th, to support immigrant families looking to qualify for a work permit, social security number, protection from deportation, a Massachusetts driver's license, and in-state tuition at public colleges and universities in Massachusetts.Watch Video »
  • Naturalization Ceremony 2014
    Mayor Walsh attends a Naturalization Ceremony at Boston's historic Faneuil Hall.Watch Video »

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