An initiative of the Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque
Immigration Needs Assessment
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Report highlights workforce opportunities for immigrants
Bridging Needs With Generosity
Immigration needs assessment underway
Dubuque is made up of residents of many racial, ethnic and cultural backgrounds. Read stories about their experiences, and how all banded together to get through the pandemic.
There are no upcoming events at this time.
"We needed a deeper understanding of how our community could support immigrant newcomers in navigating the various systems for finding housing, jobs, and services. The Immigration Needs Assessment broadened our view and pulled together a variety of resources."
“The Marshallese have been living in the U.S. for three decades and struggling every day with the challenges we face. It can be very hard to complete your day or look to tomorrow. But I know that there are a lot of good, smart people in our community that deserve a better life.”
Did you know?
There are over 3,200 foreign born residents living in Dubuque County — and that number is growing. Our Pacific Islander population, for instance, has increased by over 780% since 2010.