Bringing a taste of Africa to the U.S. Midwest
A native of Somalia who operates restaurants in Minnesota inspired by African flavors won a small business award.
Welcome Corps empowers everyday Americans to sponsor refugees
Learn how Welcome Corps helps Americans from every walk of life support refugees who are resettling in the United States.
Minnesota boasts diverse population, healthy environment
Learn more about Minnesota, a U.S. Midwestern state that is bidding to host the 2027 world's Specialised Expo.
On Ramadan in America
In the U.S., where Ramadan embraces customs from around the world, three Muslims describe their own uniquely American Ramadan journeys.
Once a refugee, now an Oscar winner
Decades after arriving in the U.S. as a refugee, Ke Huy Quan won film's highest honor. Learn more about a story that is inspiring others.
Biden’s heritage links towns in Pennsylvania, Ireland
President Biden's Irish ancestry links two towns in Pennsylvania and County Mayo, Ireland, in their pride of connections.
The United States is rich in languages
U.S. households speaking languages other than English are growing. Learn why this trend enriches both America and the English language.
Chef diplomats will use food to connect cultures
The American Culinary Corps will tell America's story with food in diplomatic settings. Read all about it here.
Honoring Holocaust survivors through public service
January 27 is International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Meet descendants of Holocaust survivors who work at the State Department and USAID.