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News from Baltimore, MD

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.


Mami starts high school after numerous delays

The IRC mentoring program helps refugee and asylee youth to stay connected and improve their English over the summer.


Working and pursuing a career during coronavirus

Three essential workers continue to support their families and build careers during the pandemic.


Creating homes for families to thrive: The Welcome Home Project

Temple Solel Social Action Committee is helping newly arrived refugee families to feel welcome in Baltimore.


IRC Leadership Board creates a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion team

IRC will examine every aspect of its operations including global policies, practices and procedures to ensure the organization is not just diverse, equitable and inclusive, but also an anti-racist and feminist organization.


Baltimore zooms with refugee youth, Apoline's story

Apoline and her success coach become “Zoomers” as they support each other through the pandemic.


Baltimore zooms with refugee youth, Ahmad’s story

Ahmad and his success coach become “Zoomers” as they support each other through the pandemic.


Intern Spotlight: Fia Brody

Fiametta “Fia” Brody is a recent graduate of the University of Washington in Saint Louis. She has been interning with the IRC’s health team over the course of spring and summer, 2020.


From Afghanistan to Maryland

Mohammad and his family make a fresh start.


Apply for fall 2020 internships by August 10

We are now accepting applications for fall and year-long internships. Applications are due by 5pm ET on Wednesday, August 10.


On the murder of George Floyd and its aftermath

An open letter to the community by the executive director of the IRC in Maryland.