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Resources from Advancing Economic Opportunity for Immigrants & Refugees

Publication date: 
May, 2018

Across the country, immigrants and refugees serve as a catalyst for community revitalization and an engine of economic growth. While newcomers possess an entrepreneurial spirit, they often have limited access to asset building products and services, and many first and second-generation Americans struggle to achieve long-term financial stability.

Dr. Manuel Pastor shared key findings from research commissioned by AFN and GCIR, and participants had the opportunity to hear from two experts from the field who  shared lessons and best practices emerging from their work at this critical intersection.