City of San Jose Office of Immigrant Affairs

The City of San Jose’s Office of Immigrant Affairs was established in 2015 for the purpose of creating a more informed, engaged, and welcoming experience for immigrants; increase opportunities for shared prosperity, and aim for San Jose to become the most successful multi-cultural city in the world.

The City of San Jose approved a three-year (2016-2019) immigrant integration plan, intended to build upon the powerful strengths and contributions of the immigrant community and to connect the immigrant community, the receiving community, community partners and local governments. Click here for more information



ALLIES contributed to the Welcoming San Jose plan by participating in the planning process and serving on the Economic Development and Education subcommittee. ALLIES shared information about collaborative efforts among ESL providers in the San Jose area and provided data on ESL class offerings.