Started in 2009, Welcoming America is a non-profit organization whose mission is to help communities be a welcoming place for all. The organization helps cities and towns across the United States by providing resources and expertise on strengthening community ties among all community members--long-time residents and newcomers, for example. You can find more information about Welcoming America by clicking on the link.
Since the inception of the Crete Welcoming Circle, Nebraska Appleseed community partners have played an important role in guiding the group, offering their expertise over the strategic planning process and serving as an liaison between the Crete Welcoming Circle and other organizations in Nebraska. You can find more information about Nebraska Appleseed by clicking on the link.