In 2015, for second time, the Immigrant Heritage Month it’s celebrated and will be dedicated to everyone who has contributed to communities in the United States, everyone who has helped the economy and brought to society wonderful achievements.
Practically, all American families come from another country. Immigration is already part of the DNA of Americans. For this celebration, the event has invited immigrants to tell their stories.
No matter who is the immigrant, great-grandparents, grandparents, parents or yourself, it is important that everyone can talk about their amazing heritage.
By following this order, other stories of officials will be shared during the month. They have also released on Instagram, posts with the story of immigrants.
The month began with the first naturalization ceremony in the city of Pittsburgh, chaired by the Mayor of Pittsburgh, William Peduto, in collaboration with the Chairman of the City ,Bruce Kraus, and the Director of Immigration Services (USCIS ), Leon Rodriguez.
Campaigns are very emotional and many people have started to convey their messages through social networks, especially with pictures of celebration.
Eva Longoria tweet something about this emotional story
Facebook is also used to spread the message of Heritage Month Immigrant, the Fan Page of the Non-profit organization Welcome.us has a huge campaing giving relevance to what it means to be an immigrant in the United States.
Celebrities including Russell Simmons, Elianne Ramos, Bruno Mars, the chef José Andrés, Cameron Diaz, Michael Skolnik, and many more commented on their immigrant heritage and contributed to the campaign HMI.
Also, the Senator Bob Menendez, shared a photo of his family and tweeted the following:
#ImmigrantHeritageMonth, #TBT to a Menendez family photo in #NJ Immigrants are part of the American fabric #IHM2015″
The idea of the celebration is to show the contributions and sacrifices of immigrants in the United States, to spread their wonderful stories and run the message: “America is a nation of immigrants“