Stories of Success: Welcoming Ordinance Passed in Hyattsville, Maryland

Great news! Just before a Refugees Welcome and community outreach event was hosted in Hyattsville, Maryland, the Hyattsville City Council passed...

Local Event: Hyattsville, Maryland; Welcoming Dinner

Local Event: Hyattsville, Maryland; Welcoming Dinner

On Saturday, April 9, 2016, over 150 people from various faith communities joined together at University Christian Church in Hyattsville,...

Local Event: Baltimore, Welcoming Dinner

Local Event: Baltimore, Welcoming Dinner

On April 2, 2016, over 100 people joined together at Breath of God Lutheran Church in Baltimore, Maryland to help...

Local Event: Texas, Turkey and biscuits: the less-mentioned ingredients for safe communities

Local Event: Texas, Turkey and biscuits: the less-mentioned ingredients for safe communities

For the past two years, Kessler Park United Methodist Church has brought together church members and newly arrived refugees to...

Local Event: Ohio, We Choose Welcome

Local Event: Ohio, We Choose Welcome

Last week I made a new friend.  Her name is Leena Ayesh, and she is a 17 year old Muslim...

Rep It For Refugees – How One Community Supported Refugees Through Exercise

Rep It For Refugees – How One Community Supported Refugees Through Exercise

How are CWS and fitness competitions related? On a chilly Sunday in November, Liberated Fitness in New York City generously...

The Syrians I Know

The Syrians I Know

The Syrians I know are shy middle schoolers who love science and look up to their mom who was a...