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Get the latest updates and event listings from the International Rescue Committee in Baltimore, MD, and learn how you can help welcome newly arrived refugees.


Spotlight on former IRC interns  

 Former IRC interns talk about how their experience working for the IRC shaped their career. 


Staff Spotlight: Berihu Kidane

A former IRC client reflects on his resettlement experience and on how he is helping newcomers adjust to life in Baltimore.


Anticipating Post-Pandemic Life in the U.S.

Former refugees eagerly look forward to connecting with their neighbors, attending English classes in person and experiencing the “real U.S.”


Needs Fulfilled by the Community: Thank you to our Amazon Wish List donors!

We received some wonderful Amazon Wish List gifts over the holidays. If you’re seeing this and have recently sent us a gift – thank you!


Apply for summer internships by March 15!

We are now accepting applications for eight remote summer internship positions. Internships are a great way to learn about our work and support our clients!


It takes a community to welcome a family

Peggy is a housing set-up volunteer who loves collecting things for the community


Feeling at home after two decades

Isatou averts deportation with help from the IRC


U.S. Presidential Inauguration: What refugees and immigrants need to know

The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is providing the following information for refugees, asylum-seekers and immigrants about U.S. elections and the Presidential inauguration.


Donation Guidelines

Read below to find out ways to donate needed items to IRC clients.


IRC internships strengthen the next generation of humanitarian leaders

Perspectives from Fatou, Veronica and Amrah