BELONGING BEGINS WITH US.

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We Belong MSP is an initiative designed to enhance economic, civic, and social inclusion at the local level supported by the Minneapolis Regional Chamber and in partnership with the city of Minneapolis.

RESEARCH REPORT

As part of the Gateways for Growth award, the Minneapolis Regional Chamber received a customized report from the New American Economy highlighting the economic contributions of immigrants and refugees in Minneapolis. 

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THE JOURNEY TO BELONGING IN THE TWIN CITIES 

In March of 2022, the Minneapolis Regional Chamber, in partnership with the St. Paul Area Chamber, City of Minneapolis, and City of St. Paul released “The Journey to Belonging in the Twin Cities,” a comprehensive roadmap to making the Twin Cities a more welcoming place for immigrants and refugees.

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NEWS AND UPDATES

Check out recent news and updates on what Twin Cities Gateways for Growth is doing to make an impact in the community.

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GET
INVOLVED

To get involve please contact Grace Waltz, Vice President of Public Policy, Minneapolis Regional Chamber (gwaltz@mplschamber.com) or Michelle Rivero, Director, Office of Immigrant and Refugee Affairs, City of Minneapolis (michelle.rivero@minneapolismn.gov).

FAQ

Have questions? Visit our frequently asked questions page!

 

LEARN
MORE

Read more about Gateways For Growth and see how other cities have leveraged this opportunity at gatewaysforgrowth.org.

 

"Saint Paul’s long history of welcoming new residents into our city is a proud tradition we carry forward today. As we work to create an even more safe, welcoming and inclusive community, keeping this promise means ensuring our city remains a place where every resident can thrive, and feel a sense of belonging."

- Saint Paul Mayor Melvin Carter