Learn how to make your events accessible to limited-English populations from planning to day-of logistics. Attendees will learn about the different options available for interpretation and best practices for engaging populations that do not speak or understand English. Contact:Orlando AlmonteOr...
Monday, September 17 2018 3:00 PM — 4:30 PM
Join us in celebrating the closing of Immigrant Heritage Month and the citizenship efforts of the New Americans Campaign (NAC)! Immigrant Heritage Month is a nationwide effort to celebrate immigrants and share inspirational stories of immigration in America. Philadelphia has been celebrating all...
Thursday, June 28 2018 10:00 AM — 11:00 AM
The 2018 Philadelphia Latino Film Festival (PHLAFF) Opening Night, co-hosted by the City of Philadelphia Office of Immigrant Affairs, will kick off the 7th annual film festival season and the City's Immigrant Heritage Month celebration. June is Immigrant Heritage Month, a national month that uses...
Friday, June 1 2018 6:30 PM — 8:30 PM
The Office of Immigrant Affairs will host a roundtable for representatives from multicultural media outlets covering the Philadelphia area. Representatives from the Mayor’s Office of Education and RebuildPHL will be discussing key initiatives and programs that impact immigrant communities. Chie...
Thursday, January 25 2018 11:30 AM — 12:30 PM
Mayor Jim Kenney will be available to talk with representatives from multicultural media outlets covering the Philadelphia area about issues relating to the communities they serve. This roundtable will also feature the City of Philadelphia’s Department of Commerce and Parks and Recreation. Come f...
Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:00 PM — 2:00 PM
The Office of Immigrant Affairs has been busy working across municipal departments to make city services language accessible for our immigrant communities. Come learn about the process, hear the latest updates, and give feedback on materials that will be used in language access efforts and beyond...
Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:00 AM — 12:00 PM
The Office of Immigrant Affairs, in collaboration with the Philadelphia Museum of Art and PHL Diversity, invites you to join us for the Opening Reception for partners and sponsors of Philadelphia Welcoming Week 2017.Welcoming Week is a nationwide initiative to celebrate the strengthening of our c...
Thursday, September 14 2017 6:00 PM — 8:00 PM
Mayor Jim Kenney and Chief Education Officer Otis Hackney will be available talk with representatives from multicultural media outlets covering the Philadelphia area about issues relating to Pre-K. PHLpreK provides local funds to the Pre-K programs for kids ages 3-4. A representative of the Vis...
Tuesday, July 11 2017 9:30 AM — 11:00 AM
Mayor Jim Kenney and Finance Director Rob Dubow will be available to talk with representatives from multicultural media outlets covering the Philadelphia area about issues relating to the FY18 budget and the communities they serve.
Tuesday, April 18 2017 10:45 AM — 12:00 PM
Mayor Jim Kenney will kick off Philadelphia’s first annual Immigrant Business Week. The Mayor will be joined by the Commerce Department, the Office of Immigrant Affairs and New American Economy (NAE), an organization working to support immigration reforms that will help create jobs. At this launc...
Monday, March 27 2017 2:30 PM — 3:45 PM