There are thousands of immigrants who call Morgan County home. We are all neighbors, co-workers, friends and family. OMC's work is aimed at helping to make the transitions associated with immigration more efficient so that each of us in our many roles, whether we are immigrants or receiving community members, have an increased chance of reaching our highest potential for the betterment of ourselves and for our community.
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- OMC is not involved in refugee resettlement and has no authority to make decisions about refugees relocating to Morgan County.
OneMorgan County does network with refugee resettlement agencies to communicate our community’s needs and bring additional resources to the area to address the challenges of secondary migration.
OMC does not advocate for the undermining of immigration law.
OneMorgan County is recognized by the U.S. Dept. of Justice Board of Immigration Appeals to provide accurate information regarding immigration law and regulations so that citizens, immigrant aliens, non-immigrant aliens and undocumented aliens can make informed decisions.
OMC does not presume that there are easy solutions.
OneMorgan County does strive to reduce some of the challenges faced by other community agencies, businesses and government entities so that those organizations can deliver their goods and services more efficiently.
OMC does not work with a predominant group.
OneMorgan County does focus on immigrant integration for receiving community members, immigrants and refugees while prioritizing the presenting needs in consideration of OMC’s available resources.
OMC does not demand any one opinion toward immigration.
OneMorgan County does mean to foster opportunities for relationship-building where they otherwise might not exist, might not be cultivated and might not be nurtured.
In the News
Zion feted for work with immigrantsFort Morgan Times
Feb 17, 2014
Friends, family and colleagues came together to thank Brenda Zion for all her work as the executive director of OneMorgan County on Friday at the United Methodist Church.
She has worked in that position for more than five years, a time when the organization evolved from a grant-funded startup to a fledgling non-profit on to a well-established community resource ...more...
Reception to honor Brenda ZionFort Morgan Times
Jan 31, 2014
Everyone is invited to an open house in honor of Brenda Zion in Fort Morgan's United Methodist Church on Friday Feb. 7.
The open house will run 4 to 6 p.m.
Zion has served as the executive director of OneMorgan County since 2008. ...more...
Group continuing work on potential human relations commissionFort Morgan Times
Jan 17, 2014
Brenda Zion recently updated the Fort Morgan City Council on the activities of the Human Relations Commission/Community Relations Commission Workgroup and asked the council to start thinking about adopting a possible proclamation about shared community values." ...more...
Brenda Zion resigning from OneMorgan CountyFort Morgan Times
Jan 10, 2014
Brenda Zion will resign from the executive director's position of OneMorgan County effective Feb. 5. "Brenda has provided exemplary leadership for OMC since 2008 and is recognized throughout the community, state, and nation for her work facilitating integration efforts in our rural setting," ...more...
Quarterly Meeting for Refugee Services in Morgan County
Dates: Mar 11, Jun 10, Sept 9, Dec 9
Location: RE-3 Support Center, 715 W. Platte Ave in Fort Morgan, CO
International Music Fest
Saturday, April 26th
Needs to Know
This simple, comprehensive guidebook equips immigrants and refugees with essential practical information, allowing them to feel confident and succeed in the U.S.