World Refugee Day: From Strangers to Neighbors

World Refugee Day: From Strangers to Neighbors

Bethany Christian ServicesĀ and many other organizations are hard at work integrating refugees and their new neighbors into one stronger community,...

Community: Refugee World Cup Soccer Tourney to Support Local Refugees

Community: Refugee World Cup Soccer Tourney to Support Local Refugees

With more than 43 million people worldwide displaced because of conflict and persecution, Bethany Christian Services is raising awareness and...

Refugees to compete in ‘world cup’ soccer competition, fundraiser

Refugees to compete in ‘world cup’ soccer competition, fundraiser

Members of the refugee community in West Michigan will compete in the fourth annual Refugee World Cup on Saturday, June...

Refugee World Cup

Refugee World Cup

Learn more about this World Refugee Day event here.

Wedding Dress A Symbol Of Something New For Syrian Refugee

Wedding Dress A Symbol Of Something New For Syrian Refugee

Like most brides-to-be, Omama Altaleb, a 23-year-old journalist, was consumed with finding the perfect wedding dress. She was looking for...

Mother-Daughter Refugees Reunite With Family After 13 Years Apart

Mother-Daughter Refugees Reunite With Family After 13 Years Apart

“Everything we knew about America was from the movies. But once you get here, it’s not like the movies,” said...

Mommy And Me: English Class And Daycare For Refugees

Mommy And Me: English Class And Daycare For Refugees

Mariam Mohamade began taking the Mommy and Me course at the International Rescue Committee, which teaches basic English and provides...

First-Ever Refugee Advocacy Day Calls on Legislators for Compassion

First-Ever Refugee Advocacy Day Calls on Legislators for Compassion

A first of its kind advocacy day was held at the State Capitol Wednesday. Around 150 refugees and their supporters...

Business Grows in US Town that Embraces Refugees

Business Grows in US Town that Embraces Refugees

When the United States began accepting Meskhetian Turks as refugees in 2004, Ismailov, his brother and parents were resettled in...

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