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Grand Rapids Chamber, Global Detroit partner on new American inclusivityGrand Rapids Business Journal | October 18, 2021

Immigration is saving Michigan from population loss, but state falls far behind national averagesMLive | October 4, 2021

Michigan’s high-tech industries need foreign workers to drive future growthMLive, October 4, 2021

2 cities within Detroit had very different population changesDetroit Free Press | August 30, 2021

Texans should be recruiting Afghan refugees to boost economy, diversify cultureHouston Chronicle | August 28, 2021

New Report Showcases Role of Immigrants in Building Community Resilience in Detroit – WDET | Detroit Today | August 16, 2021

Strengthen immigrant residents, neighborhoods, to support DetroitDetroit Free Press | August 8. 2021

Global Detroit Study Shows Immigration can Rejuvenate Areas Across DetroitDBusiness | August 6, 2021

Property values are rising. But these longtime Detroiters say they are missing out because of the Land Bank.The Dig/Outlier Media | July 15, 2021

Immigrant-founded startups find growth opportunities with Global DetroitCrain’s Detroit | May 11, 2021

As Michigan begins redistricting, ‘communities of interest’ take center stageBridge Michigan | April 26, 2021

Black-Owned Businesses Need Connections, Infrastructure to Access Capital, Other ResourcesCrain’s Detroit Business | April 4, 2021

Foreign College Students and Other Immigrants in the U.S. Enter a Legal LimboCGTN America | January 20, 2021


This Dearborn Heights Resident is Helping Non-English Speaking Voters Bring Power to Their VoicesModelD | October 28, 2020

Metro Detroit Immigrant Communities Weigh In on 2020 ElectionWDET | October 28, 2020

Trump Demonizes Refugees. Biden Wants More. Whose Plan Will Michigan Back?Bridge Michigan | September 15, 2020

Report: Immigrants Crucial to Economic Recovery, Yet Vulnerable – Detroit Free Press | August 1, 2020

New U-M report lifts up Detroit residents’ priorities for economic mobility
UofM News |July 24, 2020

Report: Metro Detroit Immigrants Essential to COVID-19 Response Effort
dbusiness | July 17, 2020

Trump’s Visa Freeze: President’s Proclamation to Have a Negative Economic Impact, Jewish Experts Say
The Jewish News | July 14, 2020

Detroit receives $750K grant to aid undocumented residents impacted by COVID-19
The Arab American News | July 11, 2020

Detroit gets $750,000 grant to help undocumented immigrants impacted by coronavirus
Detroit Free Press | July 9, 2020

Michigan auto, business groups pan Trump’s halt on foreign workers
Bridge | June 23, 2020

In Pandemic, Trump Finds New Front Against Immigrants
WDET | April 29, 2020

Stateside: Ballot initiative on income tax; businesses push immigration reform; Arab American voters
Michigan Radio | March 2, 2020

Pittsburgh business opportunities for immigrants focus of new effort
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | March 2, 2020

Business leaders release ‘Michigan Compact’ in support of immigration
Detriot Free Press | March 1, 2020

A wealth test for immigrants will hurt our economy
CNN | February 24, 2020

The Heartland Needs Immigrants to Grow: The New Travel Ban Won’t Help
Barron’s | February 20, 2020

Plans unveiled for Hamtramck’s Veterans Memorial Park
The Detroit News | January 31, 2020

These Programs are Helping Detroit’s Tech Entrepreneurs Succeed
Afrotech | January 16, 2020

How Latinos Saved American Cities
The Washington Post | November 8, 2019

Give visas to skilled immigrants in places Michigan is stagnant
Bridge | July 29, 2019

This Immigrant Leader Helps and Inspires Other Immigrants to Become Entrepreneurs
Forbes | July 29, 2019

Global Detroit, U-M Team on Program to Boost Immigrant-Led Startups
XConomy | April 8, 2019

Revitalize Our Cities Now! – Episode 3 – Steve Tobocman
Podcast Detroit | March 27, 2019

International Students Part of the Workforce Solution
Crain’s Detroit Business | March 19, 2019

Detroit Rising Podcast: Steve Tobocman on how Immigrants can fill Michigan’s Talent Gaps
Crain’s Detroit Business | March 19, 2019

Study: Helping Immigrants Buy Homes One of Best Ways to Help Detroit Neighborhoods
WDET | March 19, 2019

Detroit Should Help Immigrants Plant Roots In The City
Detroit Free Press | March 1, 2019 

With The Help Of Loyal Talent And New Programs, Detroit’s Startup Scene Accelerates
CrunchBase News | February 22, 2019

Immigrant Homeownership Could Stabilize Detroit Neighborhoods, Study Says
Michigan Radio | February 20, 2019