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Welcoming Week 2023

Welcoming Week, an initiative of Y-USA's national partner Welcoming America, celebrates the growing movement of communities across the U.S. that fully embrace new Americans and their contributions to the social fabric of our country.

This year, Welcoming Week is September 8 - 17. Look for branch events.


Kerr Family YMCA

The Kerr Family YMCA will host several events designed to open their doors wider and welcome anyone looking for a supportive home for their individual and family wellness. See the full schedule of events


Poole Family YMCA

The Poole Family YMCA will have a world map in the lobby with pins available to mark your country of origin beginning September 8 and host an international community dinner that evening to kick-off Welcoming Week. See the full schedule of events


Taylor Family YMCA

The Taylor Family YMCA is hosting an international potluck lunch on September 15 at noon in celebration of Welcoming Week. Contact Caroline Williams for more information on how to participate and a full listing of events.


Welcoming Week Resources