More announcements about GenR
GenR—short for Generation Rescue—is a group of young, influential humanitarians who have joined forces with the International Rescue Committee to help people survive conflict and disaster and rebuild their lives.
10 Ways to Help Refugees & Immigrants in Washington
The United States has a long history of welcoming the most vulnerable people to rebuild their lives in America. Let us now live up to that tradition and meet all our neighbors with kindness and compassion. Here are some ways you can take action today!
Items needed for refugees in Charlottesville
The IRC in Charlottesville is committed to bringing our beneficiaries from harm to home. As a part of that commitment, we provide them with necessities they will need to start rebuilding their lives here. To do this, the IRC relies on donated items from community partners that are passed into the hands of our beneficiaries free of charge either through our Resettlement Store or as part of an initial apartment setup.
Starting again: hearing from a young refugee
Makia Adam arrived in the U.S. in 2015 and began working with IRC in Silver Spring in the summer of 2018 when she became a freshman in high school.
Become a Light One Candle Sponsor!
Support our efforts to provide much-needed items and gifts to recently arrived refugee families and individuals this holiday season during our Light One Candle holiday gift drive!
Trapped by My Identity: A Syrian-American Student on Reclaiming ‘Refugee’
In the ninth installment of the IRC in Dallas’s Youth Voices series, Manar Kharchou remembers the experiences that changed her life and reclaims her identity on her terms.
Items needed for refugees in Silver Spring
The IRC in Silver Spring is committed to bringing our refugee clients from harm to home. As a part of that commitment, we provide them with necessities – such as clothing and household items – they will need to start rebuilding their lives here.
GenR: LA Mobility for Refugees Volunteer Day
GenR: LA raises over $3600 to provide transportation to IRC clients in LA.
GenR: NY New Roots Volunteer Day 2018
GenR Goes Green in the Bronx
GenR: Bay Area Force For Change Event
MARK YOUR CALENDARS for the GenR: Bay Area Force For Change Event!
Join us at our 3rd Annual Breaking Bread!
You are cordially invited to join the IRC in Salt Lake City at our 3rd Annual Breaking Bread, an evening focused on the family table where refugee families and the wider community enjoy a meal together.