OUR VISION Our communities will be inclusive and hospitable, welcoming people from across the world who chose to live, work, study and seek happiness here.
The purpose of IowaWINs is to establish a connection between immigrant families and other Mount Pleasant and Southeast Iowa neighbors.
In order to achieve that vision, the MISSION of IowaWINs is to:
Develop relationships and partnerships within our communities and beyond to develop and implement solutions to common problems that immigrant residents face.
Support the self-development of people in the immigrant community through connecting groups seeking to take initiative with resources.
Build inclusive and hospitable relationships, providing educational, cultural, and service opportunities for all members of the community.
Support children and people who came to the US as children in seeking to establish legal status in the US through assistance with application and legal fees to the degree possible with resources available.
Advocate on behalf of immigrant rights to Iowa residents, government officials, office seekers and those developing public policy.