By Dillon Thomas

DENVER (CBS4) – Election season ended last year, but a new campaign has taken Park Hill front yards by storm.

Signs, which were designed to promote inclusion, were handed out Sunday in Denver. Organizers said the signs were created to make a statement.

(credit: CBS)

(credit: CBS)

The signs have the message “Hate Has No Home Here” printed across them, in six different languages.

“Hate has no home in America,” said Frank Anell, Executive Director of Project Worth More. “[The signs are] saying we will not stand for this in America, that is not what America is founded on.”

(credit: CBS)

Frank Anell (credit: CBS)

Project Worth More is a foundation based in Aurora. The foundation aids refugees who recently moved to the Denver metro area.

The signs handed out on Sunday were given upon a donation from the public. Proceeds were given to the foundation.

Those who picked up signs said recent executive orders by President Trump concerned them.

“Over the last three weeks, things have gotten really busy since the initial executive order was signed,” Anell said.

“I have two little boys, and I am distressed by what I am hearing in the news, and from the president,” said Katie Walsh, a local who took a sign.

Emily Pugliese (credit: CBS)

Emily Pugliese (credit: CBS)

Emily Pugliese, the woman who wanted to bring the sign movement to Denver, decided the signs could create a conversation in Denver.

“Right now, these signs are just words,” Pugliese said. ”I am hoping that the action will continue forward after all the signs are out in people’s yards, to fight against the hate.”

By doing putting signs outside, those who made them said Denver could better serve as an inclusive city for all.

“I think that our country was founded on immigrants, and founded on people who are different. We need to maintain that if we are going to maintain the beauty of this country,” Pugliese said.

yard-signs-mha-raw-01-concatenated-161926_frame_28804Dillon Thomas is a reporter at CBS4 and a Colorado native. He believes everyone has a story, and would love to share yours! You can find more of his stories by following him on Twitter, @DillonMThomas.


Comments (2)
  1. Holly Durkin says:

    Emily Pugliese, the woman who wanted to bring the sign movement to Denver, decided the signs could create a conversation in Denver – well Emily, my conversation was summarized with the very decisive results in the Presidential, Senate, Congressional, and countless local elections. I am extremely grateful that President Trump is taking the necessary steps to keep HATE from entering this country. I feel safer with every action he takes. The end of lawlessness!!

  2. Exposing the Hypocrisy of “Hate Has No Home Here”

    The Anti-Christian Hate Behind the “Hate Has No Home Here” Sign


    “Hate Has No Home Here” is an attack on Christian Americans. The intent of the sign is to label the cause of preserving Christian America as hate speech and bully Christians into submission to polytheism and perversion.

    “Hate Has No Home Here” is a hate sign…it hates our American heritage and American culture, and is trying to transform America into a polytheistic and perverted globalist nation.

    “Hate Has No Home Here” is hate speech against Christian America. Its message advocates open borders to enemy cultures and false religions who hate Christian America and want to destroy it.

    The anti-hate sign is actually hate speech against Christian Americans.

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