The Welcome to America Project celebrates refugees and accelerates their self-sufficiency by providing personal, meaningful welcomes and continued connections. We share transportation, technology and transformational resources to enhance success, so that refugees do not just resettle in our country, they find community and flourish. We create impacts that last a lifetime for the refugees as well as the volunteers who serve.
We offer a simple welcoming gesture, but it is one that lasts a lifetime.
We'll visit a young man originally from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. He fled with his family seven years ago when their village was attacked. Separated from the rest of the family along with his father, they initially traveled to Burundi, where his father later died. He was then sent to a camp in…
Please note, we do not accept mattresses/bed frames/box springs.