Members of the Welcoming Week Fargo-Moorhead organizing committee gather at the Fargo Public Library for a monthly meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016. Photo by Ann Arbor Miller

Welcoming FM is a grassroots, collaborative effort without a single organization or person guiding operations.  People and organizations who have been involved since the first meeting in October of 2014 include:

Kevin Brooks (, President of the the New American Consortium for Wellness and Empowerment.

Kara Gloe (, City of Fargo Planning Staff.

Yoke-Sim Guanaratne ( or Cassie Wiste ( at the Cultural Diversity Resource Center, fiscal sponsors for Welcoming FM.