New Americans in Lowell: The Demographic and Economic Contributions of Immigrants
This recently completed report by Gateways for Growth can be linked on the resources page to highlight economic and demographic contribution. This would also be good to get onto the site as soon as practical.
The Demographic and Economic Contributions of Immigrants in the Region. A 2019 report determined that immigrants living in Lowell helped create or preserve 1,401 local manufacturing jobs that would have otherwise vanished or moved elsewhere. To find out more, read the ten-page report here:
Immigrant and Refugee Contributions to Lowell
In celebration of their centennial year, the International Institute of New England created the “Lowell 100” to recognize 100 incredible lives and how their accomplishments in the fields of business, education, faith, health care, the arts and cultural preservation, and civic engagement have made Lowell a better place to live, work, and raise our families.
Bibliography of further reading on immigrant history.