World Refugee Day 2018

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 was World Refugee Day, the time of year when we honor the courage and resilience of refugees--recognizing the hardships they have faced, the new lives they have created, and the positive impact they have on our communities. This year, we mapped more than 150 events marking World Refugee Day across the United States.

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World Refugee Day Celebration

| Worcester, MA | 2 rsvps

Join us for arts, food, music, crafts, dance, stories, kids activities and other special presentations! This event is FREE and open to the public, and is in collaboration with Refugee...

One Journey Festival

Washington National Cathedral | Washington, DC

An all-day festival held on the front lawn of the Washington National Cathedral in the District of Columbia will connect participants through the shared languages of humanity: art, fashion, food,...

This is Home - Film Screening and Discussion

Glendale Central Library | Glendale, CA

EPIX and the International Rescue Committee invite you to a community screening event featuring the film, "This is Home." The screening will be followed by a panel discussion and a...

World Refugee Day - Community Potluck

Catholic Charities | Kansas City, KS

Join Catholic Charities staff, volunteers, and refugees for a potluck celebration to commemorate World Refugee Day. Bring food to share!

Run For a Refugee

Church World Service - Lancaster | Lancaster, PA

Are you a runner? Are you a walker? If so, then please join us for our 5th Run FAR (For A Refugee) event! Here is this year's challenge breakdown: Dates...

Commemorate World Refugee Day - Film Screening and Discussion

Palm Beach County Library | West Palm Beach, FL

"From Damascus to Chicago." ©PBS - POV. (24 min.) Inspirational stories about the journeys undertaken by Syrian refugees. Church World Service representatives will talk about the services they provide. (60...

World Refugee Day

St Alban Episcopal Church | Los Angeles, CA

Join St. Alban’s Episoopal Church, UCLA Hillel and Jewish World Watch in commemorating World Refugee Day 2018. Hear refugees stories, listen to a musical ensemble of Middle Eastern Music, see...

World Refugee Day Celebration

Southside Baptist Church | Jacksonville, FL

Refugees bring the world to us! Come celebrate the contributions of refugees to our Jacksonville, Florida, U.S., and world communities. Enjoy a flag parade, a photography exhibit, snacks, and door...

World Refugee Day of Advocacy - Boston

Downtown Boston with Members of Congress | Boston, MA

The Catholic Charitable Bureau of the Archdiocese of Boston is taking refugee advocates to speak with the staff of Senators Markey and Warren in downtown Boston.

South Florida Sarasota-Manate World Refugee Day

University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee | Sarasota, FL

The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee is proud to host the first World Refugee Day Celebration in the Sarasota-Manatee region to honor the efforts and the struggles of refugees...

San Jose World Refugee Day

San Jose City Hall Rotunda | San Jose, CA

Join us for a World Refugee Day Celebration on June 15, 2018 at San Jose City Hall Rotunda & Plaza. Entertainment, activities, food trucks and prizes!

Magic Valley Refugee Day Celebration

Twin Falls City Park | Twin Falls, ID

World Refugee Day, celebrated annually on June 20th, was established by the United Nations to honor the courage, strength and determination of women, men and children who are forced to...

World Refugee Cup

Gainey Athletic Complex | Grand Rapids, MI

Refugee World Cup Soccer Tournament & Fundraiser Celebrating World Refugee Day. Register your team today! (Minimum 11 players per team.) For more information, call 616.965.8065 or email [email protected] out and enjoy...

Dignity Festival

DeLaney Community Farm | Aurora, CO

The Dignity Festival is a day of fitness and community to honor World Refugee Day. Admission includes: 5k race, 1 mile fun run, yoga with live DJ and sound eliminating...

Run For a Refugee

Church World Service - Lancaster | Lancaster, PA

Are you a runner? Are you a walker? If so, then please join us for our 5th Run FAR (For A Refugee) event! Here is this year's challenge breakdown: Dates...

Orlando World Refugee Day

Summit Church - Herndon Campus | Orlando, FL

Come join us for a day of fun and culture. We will be celebrating World Refugee Day with our neighbors in the City Beautiful. Everyone is welcome, refugee or not....

Omaha World Refugee Day

Joslyn Art Museum | Omaha, NE

A free, family-friendly, fun filled day celebrating Omaha's vibrant refugee community!

World Refugee Day Cup

Fort Missoula Regional Park | Missoula, MT

What is World Refugee Day?  World Refugee Day is celebrated every year on June 20th. This event honors the courage, strength and determination of women, men and children who are forced...

Grand Forks World Refugee Day

Town Square Farmers Market | Grand Forks, ND

Join us downtown at the Town Square for World Refugee Day where we recognize the plight of refugees all over the world and honor refugees who have resettled and are...

Cincinnati World Refugee Day Celebration

P and G MLB Cincinnati Reds Youth Academy | Cincinnati, OH

Every June, we come together for World Refugee Day to celebrate the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of families forced to flee their homes. Imagine -- more than 65...

World Refugee Day

Town Square Farmers Market | Grand Forks, ND

Join us downtown at the Town Square for World Refugee Day where we recognize the plight of refugees all over the world and honor refugees who have resettled and are...

Tucson World Refugee Day Celebration 2018‎

Catalina High School | Tucson, AZ

The Tucson World Refugee Day Celebration is an annual event to remember the plight of refugees around the world and to the celebrate the lives of refugees in our own...

Many Cultures - One Community

Hanna Park | Utica, NY

Come celebrate World Refugee Day with the Mohawk Valley Resource Center for Refugees and community members!

Austin World Refugee Day

Bullock Texas State History Museum | Austin, TX

Join the Austin Refugee Roundtable and the Bullock Museum for a free celebration of World Refugee Day and learn about the cultures that continue to make Texas the diverse place...

Stand with Refugees

Quest Church | Seattle, WA

One Day’s Wages invites you to Stand With Refugees on Saturday, June 16th in partnership with World Relief, World Renew, and World Vision. This short gathering will encourage you to...

CWS World Refugee Day Picnic

Purcell Park - Shelter 3 | Harrisonburg, VA

Come celebrate World Refugee Day with Church World Service!

Spokane World Refugee Day

Nevada Park | Spokane, WA

Annual World Refugee Day Gathering Celebrating the Refugee Child. Come join us for a naturalization ceremony, children's activities, live performances, cultural marketplace, international food tasting, community agencies and partners offering volunteer opportunities....

Bismarck World Refugee Day

Hillside Park | Bismarck, ND

World Refugee Day picnic and potluck, sponsored by Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota-New American Services, Bismarck Interfaith, and Bismarck Global Neighbors. 1:00-6:00 PM at Shelter 1, Hillside (Lions) Park in...

Lansing World Refugee Day Event

St Casimir Church | Lansing, MI

Cultures of Lansing Talent Show. Family-friendly event to celebrate the wonderful people who came to Lansing as refugees and who now share their art, food, beauty and culture with local...

The Story Continues - Our Past, Present, and Future

Bowl Ninety-One | Appleton, WI

World Relief Fox Valley and Bowl 91 partner in presentation of the event: The Story Continues: Our Past, Present and Future. Join us in celebration of World Refugee Day as...

Refugee Voices

Massry Center for the Arts - The College of Saint Rose – Picotte Recital Hall | Albany, NY

Building on themes explored in this summer's production of The Consul, Opera Saratoga presents a special concert featuring music by refugee composers - artists who had to flee from their...

World Refugee Day Symposium

Georgetown University Law Center | Washington, DC

June 20, 2018 marks the 18th anniversary of the international observance of World Refugee Day. On this day, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), faith-based organizations, and other...

Potluck with Lucio - In Honor of World Refugee Day

First Church Amherst | Amherst, MA

Please join us for a potluck dinner with Lucio Perez at First Church Amherst to mark World Refugee Day and to focus in particular on the plight of refugees and...

Refugee Community Garden Work Day

Hillside Church | Kent, WA

Join World Relief in helping build the refugee community garden, our newest refugee and immigrant empowerment space! Be sure to wear closed-toed shoes and clothing that...

This is Home - Documentary Screening

Landmark - E Street Cinema | Washington, DC

EPIX and the International Rescue Committee in Silver Spring invite you to a community screening of the film This is Home on Tuesday, June 19th at Landmark's E...

GenR World Refugee Day Happy Hour

Raise New York | New York, NY

Are you a socially conscious young professional? Do you want to network with like-minded individuals? Do you want to help support the work of the International Rescue Committee in New York City?Then...

Refugee 101

Goshen International Church | Tucson, AZ

This is a great opportunity to get a comprehensive overview of refugee resettlement, learn some basic facts, and explore how you can get involved. All are welcome. Many refugee-serving organizations...

Spotlight on World Refugee Day with World Relief

Ktizo Tea | Wheaton, IL

Join World Relief Dupage/Aurora at Café K'Tizo to celebrate the contributions of refugees, and learn about the impact of decreased refugee resettlement. This event is part of K'Tizo Tea's Anniversary...

Indianapolis World Refugee Day

Catholic Charities Indianapolis Refugee and Immigrant Services | Indianapolis, IN

We are celebrating our 8th Annual World Refugee Day!  Catholic Charities Indianapolis Refugee & Immigrant Services has helped resettle over 20,000 refugees in the Indianapolis area since 1975! We celebrate our...

World Refugee Day Bagels and Coffee

International Institute St. Louis | St. Louis, MO

Join us for bagels and coffee as we kick off our inaugural speaker series on World Refugee Day! In honor of the special day, Anna Crosslin, agency President & CEO...

World Refugee Day - Service and Celebration

Indy Urban Acres | Indianapolis, IN

Volunteer Event. Grow food and community at the 7th Annual World Refugee Day of Service and Celebration! Outdoor activities include – organic gardening, celebratory lunch, ‘Walk-a-Mile in Refugee Shoes’, and a community art activity. Accessible and family-friendly. Started by the...

Miami World Refugee Day

Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus | Miami, FL

Celebrate World Refugee Day on June 20! Guest speakers, refugee success stories, performances by refugee children, music and entertainment, fun games and crafts, raffles and prices. Outreach and information tables...

Shop and Share - World Refugee Day

One World Market | Durham, NC

Join us in celebrating UN World Refugee Day by supporting local refugee resettlement and relief efforts while empowering fair trade artisans at the same time. 10% of your entire purchase...

Dearborn World Refugee Day

Arthur Basse Park | Dearborn, MI

Plesae join ACC and its partners (Samaritas and SARNS) for a picnic to celebrate WORLD REFUGEE DAY. The picnic will be held on June 20th from 10:00 am-1:00 PM at...

Milwaukee World Refugee Day

Ziedler-Union Square | Milwaukee, WI

World Refugee Day was established by the United Nations in the year 2000 and has been celebrated every year since, right here in Milwaukee, a city that has welcomed refugees...

World Refugee Day Celebration at Tyler Park

Tyler Park | Louisville, KY

World Refugee Day is celebrated internationally each year on June 20. As the UN Refugee Agency states, on June 20, “The world commemorates the strength, courage, and resilience of millions...

Sioux Falls World Refugee Day 2018

Lutheran Social Services of SD Center for New Americans | Sioux Falls, SD

Come celebrate Refugees! Refugee Simulation Experience, Local Food Trucks.Tour guides, who are former refugees, will guide participants through the interactive exhibition. Throughout the tour you’ll discover the stories of many local residents...

World Refugee Day 2018 - Annual Breakfast Celebration

La Jolla Presbyterian Church | San Diego, CA

Join us for our 17th annual breakfast celebration to acknowledge and celebrate refugees in San Diego and around the world! Our celebration will have live music, refugee performances, a silent...

World Refugee Day - Who are the Rohingya?

Real Life Exhibit | Tigard, OR

Join Medical Teams International for a free open house to kick off our special exhibit: Who are the Rohingya? Experience conflict, flight and resettlement through the eyes of a Rohingya...

World Refugee Day Colorado

Colorado State Capitol Building- West Steps | Denver, CO

Every year on World Refugee Day communities around the world, including here in Colorado, pause to honor the spirit and courage of millions of refugees worldwide. This year we will...

North Carolina Welcomes Refugees - World Refugee Day 2018

NC General Assembly and Dix Campus | Raleigh, NC

Resettlement agencies in NC and refugee community members across the state are meeting with state Senators and Representatives at the NC General Assembly in Raleigh to build a welcoming North...

World Refugee Day Art Unveiling and Potluck

Oasis Center | Nashville, TN

During the month of June, guided by local fiber artist Beizar Aradini, ARTlab participants in Oasis Center’s International Teen Outreach Program will collaborate on an installation...

Immigration Rally - Public Witness of Solidarity

Convention Center | St. Louis, MO

Join us in a public rally to denounce the criminalization of neighbors and celebrate their gifts; signs will be provided and if you are clergy, we invite you to bring...

World Refugee Day Pittsburgh 2018

Market Square | Pittsburgh, PA

Join us on June 20 for World Refugee Day Pittsburgh 2018 to celebrate World Refugee Day & Immigrant Heritage Month! This free event is open to the public and will...

Day of Action - Facebook Live for World Refugee Day

IRC in Missoula | Missoula, MT

Wednesday, June 20th is World Refugee Day. International Rescue Committee in Missoula will be supporting refugees on WRD by hosting a day of action culminating in a Facebook Live stream....

Light and Shadows Premiere on World Refugee Day

Kansas City Convention Center | Kansas City, MO

The very first screening of Light and Shadows! We're excited for the opporunitiy to showcase the stories of refugees and volunteers alike this World Refugee Day. The screening will take place...

We Still Stand with Syrians

Jesuit Refugee Service USA | Washington, DC

Join JRS/USA on World Refugee Day for a Facebook Live where we will be delivering a petition to the White House calling on the Administration to support displaced Syrians. The...

Nashville World Refugee Day

Highlands Apartments | Nashville, TN

Celebrate Nashville's refugees and immigrants with us! There will be food from around the world, performances, visiting organizations, a bouncy house, and other fun activities for kids.

World Refugee Day Post-Race Party

Indeed Brewing Company | Minneapolis, MN

On World Refugee Day, half a world away, our friends, family, and colleagues are uniting with refugees in a 5K run in Nakivale Refugee Settlement in Uganda. Since we can’t...

Philadelphia World Refugee Day

Philadelphia City Hall | Philadelphia, PA

Join the Philadelphia Regional Refugee Provider’s Collaborative, the City of Philadelphia’s Office of Immigrant Affairs and Mayor Kenney for a celebration to honor and highlight the stories and contributions of...

Celebrating Diversity and Welcoming Communities

Pepco Edison Place Gallery | Washington, DC

Join us for an evening of storytelling and community building. Listen to the stories of your refugee neighbors, who will share about their experiences coming to the U.S. See the...

Maine World Refugee Day

Simard-Payne Park | Lewiston, ME

Join your neighbors for a community event featuring international food, music, activities, and conversation. Learn more at

World Refugee Day Action – City of Refuge Coalition

Bryant Park | New York, NY

On Wednesday June 20th, World Refugee Day, please join African Communities Together (ACT) and the City of Refuge Coalition as we march and rally to Stop the Refugee...

World Refugee Day at Chai Pani

Chai Pani | Decatur, GA

On World Refugee Day we recognize the strength, courage and perseverance of refugees across the globe and here in our own community. Please join us at Chai Pani Decatur (406...

World Refugee Day Concert

The Kennedy Center Millennium Stage | Washington, DC

An Austin, Texas native, Mélat is the eclectic soul of RnB. The daughter of Ethiopian refugees, Mélat's music is crafted from her life experiences. Mélat sings of what it means...

World Refugee Day Fundraiser Dinner

Rooster | St. Louis, MO

Dine out in honor of World Refugee Day and help support the refugee resettlement program of the International Institute of St. Louis.

World Refugee Day Chattanooga

The Granfalloon | Chattanooga, TN

World Refugee Day is coming up and Bridge Refugee Services Chattanoogais busy planning a wonderful celebration of our refugee community!The event will showcase appetizers and finger food from...

World Refugee Day Potluck

Holy Faith Church | Saline, MI

In honor of world refugee day join Washtenaw Refugee Welcome for a potluck to get to know fellow WRW volunteers and your newest neighbors. Help us to celebrate the diversity...

Stories of Survival Speaker Series

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center | Cincinnati, OH

Take Part in the Stories of Survival Speaker Series. Listen to the story of a Burundi community member finding home in Greater Cincinnati. As a child, this young Cincinnati student...

World Refugee Day - Standing for Welcome

Sixth & I Synagogue | Washington, DC

Are you so overwhelmed by the news nowadays that it’s hard to keep up with each new policy affecting refugees and immigrants? Concerned about our country’s decisive turn away from...

Documentary Screenings

Convention Center - AC260-267 | St. Louis, MO

Join Presbyterian Disaster Assistance as we screen trailers for award-winning documentaries and share a community engagement model that uses the films as catalysts for community involvement. Films included cover topics...

Suitcase Stories

City Winery Boston | Boston, MA

Suitcase Stories® is a live performance series that features foreign and U.S.-born residents sharing refugee and immigrant stories.Produced in conjunction with local sponsors and MassMouth, an organization that promotes the...

Sacramento World Refugee Day

Papa Murphy Park | Sacramento, CA

More than 65 MILLION people are now counted as forcibly displaced by the United Nations. Through this crisis, Sacramento has had the honor of being the most welcoming city to...

Minneaopois World Refugee Day

University of Minnesota | Minneapolis, MN

The United Nations' (UN) World Refugee Day is observed on June 20 each year. This event honors the courage, strength and determination of women, men and children who are forced...

World Refugee Day Houston

Houston Museum of Fine Arts | Houston, TX

Join us on Wednesday, June 20th from 6-8pm at the Houston Museum of Fine Arts’ Brown Auditorium to celebrate World Refugee Day Houston 2018. A panel of experts will discuss...

World Refugee Day

Sandy Spring Museum | Sandy Spring, MD

On World Refugee Day 2018, be part of an evening to commemorate the strength, courage and resilience of those displaced from their homes.  Speakers from CASA de Maryland, Lutheran Social Services,...

Orlando Language Exchange - World Refugee Day Assembly

Iron Cow | Orlando, FL

OLX hosts monthly events in Orlando that seek to connect language enthusiasts, linguists, and language learners in a social environment that fosters meaningful interactions and active learning. Research proves that...

Refugees at Risk

Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center | Skokie, IL

Join for Refugees at Risk: Their Plight, Our Responsibility, a community event featuring photographer Magnus Wennman’s Where the Children Sleep, a multi-media exhibition about refugee children in Europe and the...

Human Flow Film Screening

Fleur Cinema and Café | Des Moines, IA

Join us on the occasion of World Refugee Day, June 20th, to raise awareness of local refugee issues and to show the world that we stand and support refugees worldwide. Human...

This is Home - Film Screening and Panel

St Francis Xavier Catholic Community | Phoenix, AZ

This World Refugee Day, learn about refugee resettlement in the United States and how you can support refugees. Join us for a free screening of the new documentary, THIS IS HOME,...

World Refugee Day at Clavel

Clavel | Baltimore, MD

Join us and celebrate World Refugee Day at Clavel and WC Harlan. Both to commemorate the global crisis, and to celebrate our diversity and history of migration. At Clavel, 50% from margaritas,...

Eugene World Refugee Day Event

First United Methodist Church | Eugene, OR

This free public event features a talk on migration from award-winning photojournalist Paul Jeffrey, as well as information tables, a model refugee tent, a play about refugees in our community,...

World Refugee Day - Drink to Donate and Trivia

BlackStack Brewing | Saint Paul, MN

Celebrate World Refugee Day at BlackStack by supporting refugees in the Twin Cities through the International Institute of Minnesota.$1 of every pint purchase will be donated to the Institute: helping...

World Refugee Day Greeley Trivia Night

Green Earth Brewery | Greeley, CO

Join us for an evening of trivia at Green Earth Brewing Company on World Refugee Day, June 20th! In anticipation of our larger event on Saturday, June 23rd, we will...

RAICES Dallas- World Refugee Day Vigil

First Presbyterian Church of Dallas | Dallas, TX

*********LOCATION CHANGE********We have been humbly invited by the First Presbyterian Church of Dallas to have our vigil in their facility away from the rain! Address: 1835 Young St, Dallas, TX 75201We...

ARTvocacy - A World Refugee Day Celebration

La Marzocco Cafe | Seattle, WA

In honor of World Refugee Day, artists from local refugee communities share their work and their stories to raise awareness of global refugee issues and to highlight the creative contributions...

Join 1951 Coffee on World Refugee Day

1951 Coffee | Berkeley, CA

1951 Coffee invites you to partake in World Refugee Day on 6/20. We want to use this time to recognize what it means to be a refugee and the challenges bestowed in...

Mourn - Pray - Love - Take Action

Terry D. Schrunk Plaza | Portland, OR

June 20th is World Refugee Day. It has been designated internationally as an ongoing celebration each year of the courage, resiliency, and contributions that refugees make to our communities. In the...

World Refugee Day - Panel and Discussion

Santa Barbara Public Library | Santa Barbara, CA

On UN World Refugee Day the Central Library will be hosting an event for the community to learn about the plight of refugees globally and what the resettlement process is...

World Refugee Day Summit

Lexington Public Library | Lexington, KY

Attend a full day of sessions to gather more strategies for working with our refugee neighbors.  Talk with other community members and service providers to learn about best practices.SESSION...

Louisville World Refugee Day

Shawnee Park | Louisville, KY

Join Catholic Charities as we celebrate the diversity refugees and immigrants bring to the Louisville community with our annual World Refugee Day event!  There will be lots of international food, cultural...

World Refugee Day

Christ the King Christian Center | Baton Rouge, LA

In celebration of World Refugee Day, Louisiana Organization for Refugees and Immigrants would like to invite you to our Diversity Makes us Stronger Celebration in partnership with Refugee Congress. This...

World Refugee Day Regional Roundtable

Los Angeles City Hall | Los Angeles, CA

A variety of practitioners and experts will discuss alternatives to funding and innovative service models available in California for refugees and asylum seekers.  FULL AGENDA: 10:30 AM Welcome & Introductions 11:00 AM REGIONAL...

Last Men in Aleppo - Film

International Institute St. Louis | St. Louis, MO

The devastating Syrian civil war is brought to life through the eyes of a group of volunteer rescue workers in Aleppo known as the White Helmets. Suggested $10 donation at...

World Refugee Day Celebration

Our Lady of Las Vegas | Las Vegas, NV

Come join us to learn about refugees that are resettled in southern Nevada as we celebrate World Refugee Day. You will have the opportunity to learn about the strength, courage...

World Refugee Day Festival 2018

World Relief Triad | High Point, NC

Come celebrate World Refugee Day with the Triad community! There will be music, games, food, dancing, and more! Please bring a dish to share. Celebration will be held in the...

World Refugee Day Event

Monongalia Friends Meeting | Morgantown, WV

Join Mountaineers for Progress and the Monongalia Friends Meeting in support of World Refugee Day in advocating for a more welcoming environment for refugees. There will be time permitted for...

World Refugee Day Picnic and Community Fair

God of Wonders Fellowship | Amarillo, TX

Join us for a cook-out and community fair with games for the kids. Co-hosted with Catholic Charities of the Texas Panhandle.

Adopt-A-Future Benefit Concert

Westridge Performing Arts Center | Pasadena, CA

When young people are forced to flee their homes — they are also abandoning their education. A refugee child that is not in school is at risk of being harmed, trafficked...

World Refugee Day in WNY

LaSalle Park | Buffalo, NY

Join a vibrant collaboration of refugee-serving organizations and cultural groups. Soccer and volleyball tournaments, cultural performances and ethnic food, kids' activities, food truck fundraiser for deaf refugee community.

World Refugee Day

Valley Community Center | West Des Moines, IA

Come alongside refugees and immigrants from all over the world as they celebrate their diversity through sharing their talents and food. Watch the "Cup of All Nations" soccer tournament as...

World Refugee Day Cup

Xavier University | Cincinnati, OH

The 5th World Refugee Day Cup is a family day promoting sportsmanship, advocacy and awareness. The invitational tournament is expected to bring families together from countries across the world. In...

Stand with Refugees Prayer Breakfast

The Compass Church | Naperville, IL

Join us as we pray for refugees from around the world, and for those who are seeking safety in the U.S. If you have any questions about this event, please...

Run For a Refugee

Church World Service - Lancaster | Lancaster, PA

Are you a runner? Are you a walker? If so, then please join us for our 5th Run FAR (For A Refugee) event! Here is this year's challenge breakdown: Dates...

Wilmington World Refugee Day Celebration

Midtown YMCA | Wilmington, NC

In honor of World Refugee Day, the Coastal Carolina Chapter of the UNA, Humanity Now and Global Artisans ILM have teamed together to celebrate the refugees in our community and...

World Refugee Day Celebration 2018

Refugee Dream Center | Providence, RI

Celebrating refugees as we welcome them to their new home. Live music, poetry, cultural performances, food and drinks!

World Refugee Day Celebration

Refuge Coffee Co | Clarkston, GA

Join the Coalition of Refugee Service Agencies (CRSA) as we celebrate and honor the vast contributions that refugees make to our communities for World Refugee Day 2018! Enjoy delicious coffee and...

Dallas World Refugee Day

Northwest Community Center | Dallas, TX

Come and celebrate culture and community at the 2018 Dallas World Refugee Day! Enjoy performances, carnival games, arts and crafts, and food and refreshments as we honor the refugee community...

World Refugee Day Celebration

The Catholic Community of Christ Our Light | Cherry Hill, NJ

Each year, World Refugee Day honors the courage, strength and determination of women, men and children who are forced to flee their homeland under threat of persecution, conflict and violence....

3rd Annual CWS Refugee and Immigrant Soccer Tournament

Franklin and Marshall College - Baker Field | Lancaster, PA

Please join us for the 3rd Annual Refugee and Immigrant Soccer Tournament! We have moved the games to an earlier time this year, in hopes that it won't be quite...

World Refugee Day Resource Fair Guides

Tuckahoe YMCA | Richmond, VA

This is a yearly event put on by ReEstablish Richmond and several of its partner agencies for refugees that have been resettled in the Greater Richmond area. The goal of...

World Refugee Day Boise

Ann Morrison Park | Boise, ID

Boise honors the internationally-celebrated World Refugee Day on Saturday, June 23rd. Come meet your neighbors and enjoy cultural performances, vendors, and a citizenship ceremony on the Grove Plaza (9:30am-1:00pm) followed by...

Salt Lake City World Refugee Day

Fairmont Park | Salt Lake City, UT

Bring your friends and family to celebrate with refugees from around the world! Admission is FREE. More info at This year’s World Refugee Day celebration will feature: a citizenship ceremony, cultural...

Syracuse World Refugee Day

Schiller Park | Syracuse, NY

Join us for a day of multi-cultural celebration! We’ve created this annual event to be representative of the overwhelming determination of our multi-cultural communities to form a foundation of inclusion,...

World Refugee Day 2018

Lampkin Park | Bowling Green, KY

Celebrate the refugees of Bowling Green - enjoy their performances, delicious food and fun for everyone in the family!

Fort Worth World Refugee Day Celebration

pin University Christian Church of Fort Worth | Fort Worth, TX

Come and celebrate culture and community at the 2018 Fort Worth World Refugee Day! Enjoy performances, games, arts and crafts, and food and refreshments as we honor the refugee community...

World Refugee Day 2018

Ricci Auditorium at KC University of Medicine & Biosciences | Kansas City, MO

At the International Rescue Committee, we talk about what's going on around the world and its connection to our local community. This year, the IRC is proud to...

Baltimore World Refugee Day

Creative Alliance | Baltimore, MD

Baltimore's World Refugee Day features talented youth and adult performers that are new American artists resettled in Baltimore. This free, family-friendly festival is now at Creative Alliance in the heart...

World Refugee Day 2018

Think College Now | Oakland, CA

Please join us for this year's World Refugee Day celebration at Think College Now's gymnasium, 2825 International Blvd., Oakland, CA, on Saturday, June 23rd! Registration begins at 9:30am, with the...

World Refugee Day Celebration

Maple Grove UMC | Columbus, OH

CRIS will be hosting a cultural fair and a documentary film screening at Maple Grove United Methodist Church.1:30 PM - Cultural Fair - Come learn about refugee populations that help...

Portland World Refugee Day

Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization | Portland, OR

Join us in celebrating World Refugee Day 2018 at IRCO! It will be a family friendly event with kids activities, food, marketplace vendors, live performances and a lot of fun!...

Rochester World Refugee Day

Washington Square Park | Rochester, NY

UN World Refugee Day, it is an international observance which is observed annually in June 20th each year. It is dedicated to raising awareness of the situation of refugees throughout...

World Refugee Day Festival

Trinity Church on the Green | New Haven, CT

World Refugee Day brings awareness to the refugee crisis while honoring their courage and strength. Celebrate through a festival of cultures and diversity of new immigrants with international cuisine, world...

World Refugee Day Commemoration

Peace Center for Forgiveness and Reconciliation | Indianapolis, IN

Every year, on June 20th, World Refugee Day is observed in honor of the thousands of individuals and families around the world who have been forced to flee from their...

World Refugee Day 2018

Copley-Price Family YMCA | San Diego, CA

Cultural Performances • Family & Youth Activities Refugee-Made Crafts & Goods • Community Resources Cultural Tables.  Organizations interested in participating as a vendor or performer, or hosting a resource or cultural...

World Refugee Day Festival 2018

Brooklyn Conservatory of Music Concert Hall | Brooklyn, NY

In celebration of World Refugee Day, the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music and Spaceworks are partnering with a broad coalition of organizations that support immigrants, refugees and asylum seekers to host...

Greeley World Refugee Day

Union Colony Civic Center | Greeley, CO

Join us as we celebrate the spirit and courage of refugees worldwide and recognize the contributions refugees have made to Greeley. Enjoy food, music, speakers, film clips, activities and more!Brought...

Reggae Party 2018 - World Refugee Day

Cottage Home Neighborhood Community | Indianapolis, IN

Join us for a Reggae Party to honor World Refugee Day! DJ Andy Capps, DJ Kyle Long, and DJ ZionTulz will spin authentic reggae music that will have you dancing all...

Knoxville World Refugee Day

Bridge Refugee Services | Knoxville, TN

Each year Bridge Refugee Services partners with valued members of the community to honor and welcome refugees and asylees during our World Refugee Day celebration. This is a free event. Featuring...

Albuquerque‎ World Refugee Day

Highland High School | Albuquerque, NM

Join us as we celebrate International World Refugee Day here in ABQ. We'll have music, dancing, food, and cultural exchange activities. From 4:30-5:30 we'll host a Citizenship Ceremony. From 5:30 - 7:30...

Phoenix World Refugee Day

Balsz Community Center | Phoenix, AZ

The United Nations designated June 20, 2001, as the first annual World Refugee Day. This date marks fifty years of responses to the 1951 UN Convention on the Status of...

Las Vegas World Refugee Day

Refuge Church | Las Vegas, NV

The 89102 zip code is the home of the majority of refugees that reside in Las Vegas. They come from all around the world: Iran, Iraq, Eritrea, the Congo, Cuba,...

World Refugee Day International Concert

Kansas City Central Seventh-day Adventist Church | Kansas City, MO

Enjoy an evening with friends while increasing your awareness and knowledge of World Refugee Day and refugees. Listen to some of their songs. Hear their stories. Get a taste of their life. See what...

Welcoming Rhode Island Festival

Roger Williams Park Casino | Providence, RI

Dorcas International’s annual World Refugee Day has transformed into the Welcoming RI Festival to include our Student Recognition Ceremony and to further embrace diversity in the Ocean State. This free,...

Open Doors for Refugees - Community Picnic

Olin-Turville Park | Madison, WI

This gathering reflects and enhances our rich diversity and is a wonderful opportunity to meet, greet, and converse. Join us and enjoy a potluck of foods from many traditions and...

SIV Sips - Houston

Starbucks | Houston, TX

Join VFAI at Starbucks Richmond & Woodhead as we gather military veterans and Special Immigrant Visa recipients (interpreters and translators who helped U.S. troops in Iraq or Afghanistan) and refugees...

Fort Morgan World Refugee Day Celebration

City Park | Fort Morgan, CO

Join us in celebrating the grit of refugees who call Fort Morgan home and remembering the 65 million people who are still seeking refuge around the world today! At City...

World Refugee Day

Bnai Keshet Synagogue | Montclair, NJ

In observance of World Refugee Day, First Friends of NJ & NY Presents: Stories of Immigrants and Refugees - An Evening with Judith SloanSunday June 24th, 7:00PMBnai Keshet- 99 S. Fullerton Ave Judith Sloan...

Refugees Still Welcome

Corgi Spirits | Jersey City, NJ

A fundraiser and celebration of World Refugee Day, featuring a live music performance. All proceeds will benefit CWS Jersey City's efforts to serve refugees and immigrants in the community.

Many Cultures - One Nation

Duncan Theatre - Palm Beach State College - Lake Worth Campus | Lake Worth, FL

Member organizations of the Palm Beach Area Refugee Task Force, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) and the Dr. Kathryn W. Davis Global Education Center are joining forces to celebrate...

World Refugee Day Community Event and Concert

Daley Plaza - Chicago Loop | Chicago, IL

Join ART WORKS Projects at Chicago's World Refugee Day celebration at Daley Plaza. This event recognizes Chicago's rich multicultural history through music, dance, food, art, and more. AWP will show photographer...

New Arrival Festival

El Pueblo de Los Angeles - Pico House | Los Angeles, CA

A Cultural Celebration of the Newest Angelenos, New Arrival Festival is an open-to-the-public celebration of the individuals and families resettling right here in the City of Angels. Guests will learn...

World Refugee Day Chicago 2018

Foster Beach | Chicago, IL

Join us for a day of celebration including youth activities, soccer tournament, music, and lunch. From 12-1 join us for the One Human Family rally and March!

World Refugee Day 2018

St Paul Lutheran Church | Falls Church, VA

Celebrating the resilience, courage, and strength of refugees resettled by LSS/NCA in Northern Virginia

Dayton World Refugee Day Celebration

Grace United Methodist Church | Dayton, OH

Learn more about this year's World Refugee Day Celebration on the Welcoming Dayton web site.

World Refugee Day

Broadway Christian Church | Columbia, MO

World Refugee Day 2018: Inspiring Global ChangeWhen: July 7th from 4-8PMWhere: Broadway Christian Church - 2601 W. Broadway, ColumbiaWhat: Kids games, live entertainment, food & more!Who: Open to the public...