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
Agencies in Morgan County to consider more refugee issuesFort Morgan Times
Jun 27, 2013
Agencies and businesses involved with refugee services in Morgan County may consider some new issues over the next year. Quarterly meetings hosted by OneMorgan County have taken on a few issues over the past year, and some ideas were mentioned at the latest meeting ...more...
No Fort Morgan Council action yet on human relations commissionFort Morgan Times
Jun 4, 2013
The Fort Morgan City Council chose not to take any action on the recommendations from both staff and the representatives of the Human Relations Commission work group at the May 21 regular council meeting. Instead, the council asked the commission to provide more information about which communities already have such commissions and how those groups work. ...more...
Fort Morgan's International Music Festival successful at new siteFort Morgan Times
Apr 29, 2013
International Music Fest 2013 had a big day Saturday at Fort Morgan High School -- with about 500 visitors coming in at one time or another. That was one of the largest attendance levels in the event's six-year history. ...more...
Quarterly Meeting for Refugee Services in Morgan County
Dates: Mar 12, Jun 11, Dec 10
Location: RE-3 Support Center, 715 W. Platte Ave in Fort Morgan, CO
Conflict Resolution Month
Join us Oct. 28th and Dec. 9th for a two-part training session
8:30am-12 noon or 5:00pm-8:30pm
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.