New Americans

A wonderful article on the important work of the Refugee Employment Partnership

A wonderful article by West Side Spirit on the work of the Refugee Employment Partnership.

Welcoming Two New Refugee Families

Our New Americans Committee and friends welcomed two new families from Afghanistan.

New York Times: For Volunteers in New York, a Tumultuous Wait for a Refugee Family

Members of the Khoja family being welcomed at Kennedy International Airport. Photo courtesy of Hiroko Masuike/The New York Times.
The New York Times reported on the Khoja Family’s harrowing journey to the United States and Rutgers’ support of their resettlement, amid the executive order banning Syrian refugees from entering the country.