WE Global Network: Global Detroit visits St. Louis Mosaic Project

In March, representatives from Global Detroit traveled to St. Louis to learn about the robust diversity and inclusion efforts in effect throughout the city. Guided by St. Louis Mosaic Project’s Betsy Cohen and Vin Ko, and joined by Welcoming America’s Christina Pope, we were fortunate to take in the city’s melange of neighborhoods, public parks and commercial corridors; meet with local leaders who partner with Mosaic in its mission to be the fastest growing U.S. metropolitan area for immigration by 2020; and see first-hand the strong web of connected services – from refugee resettlement to microlending – led by the International Institute of St. Louis. Global Detroit left St. Louis inspired by the spirit of cross-sector partnership that Mosaic has fostered across the region and energized to return to Detroit with new ideas, insights, and methods to strengthen our work.

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