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Archived Webinar: Engaging Public-Sector Stakeholders to Prepare for Welcoming More Refugees

Author(s): Switchboard, Welcoming America
Date: April 8, 2021
Topic(s): Community Engagement, Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Advocacy, Partnerships, Welcoming Communities
Hosted on April 7, 2021, this training was delivered by Christina Pope, Senior Network Director at Welcoming America; and George Zavala, Western Regional Manager at Welcoming America.  As refugee service providers prepare for an increase in arrivals, it is important to reactivate public-sector relationships and explore concrete partnerships that can help meet your local goals. …

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Guide: Engaging Public-Sector Stakeholders to Prepare for Welcoming More Refugees

Author(s): Switchboard, Welcoming America
Date: April 5, 2021
Topic(s): Community Engagement, Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Advocacy, Partnerships, Welcoming Communities
As refugee service providers prepare for an increase in arrivals, it is important to reactivate public-sector relationships and explore concrete partnerships to help meet your goals for refugee inclusion. This guide describes strategies for meaningfully re-engaging public-sector stakeholders, whether you are looking to collaborate with public schools, public health departments, or other public actors. This …

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Blog Post: Sharing Refugee Stories to Build Community Support

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: November 1, 2019
Topic(s): Community Engagement, Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Advocacy, Media and Communications
Are you looking to increase local support for refugees in your community? Supporting refugees to tell their stories is a powerful way to put individual faces and voices to the resettlement experience. There are many innovative ways stories can facilitate strong connections that demonstrate how resettlement benefits everyone in the community.

Tip Sheet: Key Components to Successful Advocacy

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: January 27, 2011
Topic(s): Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Advocacy
This tip sheet summarizes the key components of a successful advocacy strategy.

Tip Sheet: Advocacy Targets and Methods

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: January 20, 2011
Topic(s): Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Advocacy
This tip sheet reviews typical advocacy targets and methods.

Tip Sheet: Introduction to Advocacy

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: January 6, 2011
Topic(s): Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Advocacy
This tip sheet provides a basic introduction to advocacy for refugee service providers new to this topic.

Tip Sheet: Advocacy vs. Lobbying

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: January 3, 2011
Topic(s): Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Advocacy
This tip sheet reviews the differences between advocacy and lobbying.