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 will greet a family from both Iraq & Syria. The dad fled Iraq with his 9-year-old daughter and 6 year-old son. They settled in Jordan for 3 1/2 years, but because he was not Jordanian, it was difficult to find work. He met his new wife there, who fled from Syria, and together they…
Please note, we do not accept mattresses/bed frames/box springs.
Clothing Closet Needs: Adult Clothing (sizes small and medium only); Teen and Children’s Clothing; Shoes (Adult and Children sizes)