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Beyond Borders and Seas

Iman | Los Angeles, CA

Join us on March 13, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. at the IMAN Cultural Center for a dinner and panel discussion about Trump’s attacks on asylum. Refugees, scholars and service providers...

Walk a Mile in a Refugee's Shoes

University of Arizona Central Mall Area | Tucson, AZ

Today, more than 68 million people are displaced around the world. We Are All America and The International Rescue Committee in Tucson, in partnership with University of Arizona, invite you...

#WhereRtheRefugees - National Week of Action

Nationwide | Washington, DC

FACT: Across the world, there are 68 million people who have been displaced from their homes, including 25 million refugees. In the middle of the worst refugee crisis in modern...

Rally in Tally to Defend Immigrants and Refugees

Florida State Capitol Building | Tallahassee, FL

This legislative session we will be working to protect immigrants and refugees! We are supporting initiatives that range from giving all Floridians access to driver's licenses, broadening access to college...

#WhereRtheRefugees - Greensboro Week of Action

Various Greensboro Locations | Greensboro, NC

As you probably know, the current administration set the refugee admission number at 30,000 individuals for Fiscal year 2019 - a 75% reduction from previous administrations. This is a reversal...

Faith Leader Day on the Hill

Tennessee Capitol | Nashville, TN

In this current climate of divisive and hateful rhetoric, the need for moral leadership and humanizing conversations is incredibly important. That is why we are bringing together faith leaders across...

#WhereRtheRefugees -Testimonial Event

Ridglea Christian Church | Fort Worth, TX

Join us for an intimate gathering to hear the tistimony of refugees who have left loved ones behind. Come and listen to stories of life in refugee camps, the process...

#WhereRtheRefugees National Call-In Day

Locations Nationwide | Washington, DC

We need you to stand up for refugees! As the world faces the greatest refugee crisis in modern history, the Trump Administration has cut refugee admissions by 75%. We cannot turn...

Where Are the Refugees Press Conference

Duke Memorial UMC Church Steps | Durham, NC

As we approach the halfway point in the federal fiscal year, CWS Durham is protesting the low number of refugees admitted into the U.S. We believe that we have a...

Tears of War

Womens Museum of California | San Diego, CA

Please join the Women's Museum of California for a screening of the documentary film, "Tears of War: The Many Faces of Refugee Women in California" The documentary features immigration Attorney Lilia...

Immigrant Rights at the Georgia State Capitol

Georgia State Capitol - Room 132 | Atlanta, GA

Join us on Thursdays during the Legislative Session for an opportunity to defend Immigrant and Refugee Rights at the Capitol. Each year, the Georgia General Assembly introduces harmful anti-immigrant legislation...

#WhereRtheRefugees Facebook Live

Unitarian Universalist Church | Hillsborough, NC

Facebook Live #WhereRtheRefugees advocacy and cards signing event! Join us!


Ashland University - Room 139 | Columbus, OH

Join us next Thursday for an evening of testimonials from leaders and families who continue to suffer from the drastic reductions in refugee arrivals withColumbus Connection Ethiopian Tewahedo Social...

#WhereRtheRefugees - Open Mic

Glen Allen Branch Library | Glen Allen, VA

Join community members and allies as we stop by and share our sentiments and thoughts the current condition of refugee resettlement. Refugee resettlement is being systematically destroyed under this administration,...

NetFLIC - Root Causes of Migraion

Bambino Scoops Gelato | Jacksonville, FL

Join us to learn more about the Root Causes Of Migration for the 20,000 Bosnians who call Jacksonville home. #WhereRtheRefugees

#WhereRtheRefugees - Time for Ilhan Film Screening

Gateway Community College - Copper Room | Phoenix, AZ

On November 8, 2016, a young, hijab-wearing mother-of-three named Ilhan Omar made history, becoming the first Somali Muslim woman to be elected to state office in America. She was hailed...

Unwanted Journeys

North Spokane Library | Spokane, WA

The physical journey from home to possible safety and the journey of rebuilding one’s life in a new place are both experiences of refugees who have been...

Seeking Refuge

Unity Baptist Church | Granite City, IL

Seeking Refuge gives participants a small glimpse into the lives of refugees. Of course,the stories of refugees are as varied and individual as the refugees themselves. While it is impossible...

Arab Fest Orlando

Lake Eola Events | Orlando, FL

A cultural heritage festival celebrating Arabic art, food and traditions organized by the Arab American Community Center. Arab American Cultural Festival will provide tons of delicious Arabic food, live music,...

Stand with Immigrants and Refugees

Milagro | Portland, OR

Join artists and activists for an evening of music, prose and poetry. We are coming together to raise funds for the efforts of the Rapid Response and Deportation Defense project that...

#WhereRtheRefugees Action on Capitol Hill

Capitol Hill | Washington, DC

Please join this public action to hold the Trump administration accountable As we approach the halfway point in the fiscal year on March 31st, we have a moral responsibility to...

We Rise Together - Unite Oregon Lobby Day

Oregon State Capitol | Salem, OR

Join us on April 2 for Unite Oregon's 2019 Advocacy Day: We Rise Together. Lobby Day is when we bring the community to the capitol to demand...

Evening of Advocacy - Connecting Refugees and Friends

Moses Brown School - Sinclair Room | Providence, RI

Connecting Friends and Refugees is a partnership celebration and fundraiser between members of the Moses Brown community and Refugee Dream Center’s Youth Mentorship program. We will have an Open Mic...

Texas Advocacy Day

Texas State Capitol | Austin, TX

The International Rescue Committee is very excited to announce this year’s statewide Texas Advocacy Day at the State Capitol building in Austin, Texas on Tuesday, April 9th. We plan on...

This is Home

Cascadia Garlington Health Center | Portland, OR

This Is Home tells the story of four Syrian refugee families arriving in America and beginning to rebuild their lives. The film goes beyond the statistics, headlines, and political rhetoric...

The Same Moon

Miller Performing Arts Center | Lansing, MI

National theatre-makers The Telling Project return to Lansing after an award winning production in 2016 focused on veterans to pilot their brand new programming arm. This year the Texas-based organization...