Immigrant Heritage Month

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Armando Ezquerra Hasbun was recognized for his work with the Mayor's office during the COVID-19 pandemic at a kick-off event for Immigrant Heritage Month this week. Photo: Philadelphia Mayor’s Office

Coming out of a pandemic where immigrants often carried on essential work without recognition, it’s important to honor and celebrate their contributions to Philly and beyond.


 06/27/2019 - 12:29
Demokratia: a woman crowning old man Demos, the people, a detail from an Athenian law sculpted in marble, 336 BCE.

En el mes de la herencia de los inmigrantes, las palabras del Presidente Barack Obama suenan nuevamente.

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Immigrant Voices

 06/07/2018 - 14:33
Photos: Samantha Laub / AL DÍA News

AL DÍA News joins the celebration of Immigrant Heritage Month by highlighting the contributions of twelve Latino immigrants that, by their presence alone, enrich Philadelphia’s culture, politics and economy. Watch more of their stories, in their own words.