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September 24 - Refugee Voices Gathering

  • International Rescue Committee in Salt Lake City 221 South 400 West Salt Lake City, UT, 84101 United States (map)

Calling all former refugees and New Americans: raise your voice to #StandWithRefugees and the refugee resettlement community!

Join us as a Refugee, Immigrant, or New American Voice—an initiative of the International Rescue Committee to create a platform for former refugees, immigrants and New Americans to mobilize in order to support refugee resettlement and refugee programming in the U.S.

Who?
All former refugees regardless of how they arrived to the U.S. or what agency assisted with their resettlement. Special Immigrant Visa holders, asylees, parolees, immigrants, and other displaced peoples are invited to participate.

What?
Refugee voices is an initiative of the IRC to create a platform for former refugees to mobilize in order to advocate, tell their story, volunteer or take another action in support of refugee programs in the U.S. We want to hear from you!

Hosted by:

Learn more and RSVP by contacting:
Alaa Al-Barkawi at Alaa.Al-Barkawi@rescue.org or by phone at 801.883.8480, or
Tatjana Andrews at Tatjana.Andrews@rescue.org or by phone at 801.883.8495.

For general information, kindly reach us at SaltLakeCity@Rescue.org.

Earlier Event: September 20
September 20 - Welcoming Week
Later Event: September 27
September 27 - Ashikat Kitchen