Board of Directors announces resignation of Executive Director

It is with a mix of excitement and sadness that we announce the resignation of our Executive Director, Megan O’Connor. Since 2009, Megan has skillfully led the organization bringing energy, accomplishments and guidance. The Board of Directors and staff at The Welcome to America Project will be very sad to see her go, but we look forward to the next chapter in our history, as the Board of Directors conducts a search for a new leader. We wish Megan the best of luck in all her future endeavors, which we are certain will be successful ... Read More

Read About This Week's Families

Cuban FlagOne family we will visit is from Cuba. The male roommate (age 30) is a doctor. The female roommate (age 25)  is a dentist. They met in Venezuela. The couple spent two years working in Venezuela before they went to the embassy and to file for Refugee status. The gentleman speaks a little English. They arrived here on June thirtieth and they will be looking for work soon. They would also like go back to school so they can work in their chosen professions.

Iraqi FlagThe second family w... Read More