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


In need of rental assitance?

The City of Dallas has partnered with the IRC to provide rental assistance during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you are in need of assistance, find out how you can be helped.


Northridge Presbyterian Church "welcomes the stranger"

The IRC in Dallas highlights a long-time partner--Northridge Presbyterian Church.


Former refugee interns help newly arrived youth

This summer two special interns are changing the lives of newly-arrived youth.


El IRC en Dallas ayuda a individuos detenidos por ICE para que reciban un juicio justo

El IRC en Dallas se ha vuelto parte de la red de Seguridad y Justicia para Todos (“SAFE” por sus siglas en inglés), un grupo de comunidades locales dedicadas a la representación universal de inmigrantes que se encuentran detenidos y en riesgo de ser deportados. 


IRC in Dallas helps individuals detained by ICE receive a fair day in court

The IRC in Dallas has become a part of the Safety and Fairness for Everyone (SAFE) Network--a group of local communities dedicated to universal representation for immigrants facing detention and deportation.


Celebrating the Class of 2020

For the last four years, the IRC in Dallas has been holding a Robing Ceremony the night before graduation to honor fifteen high school graduates who started their journey in the US as refugees. Since we are unable to gather this year, we are sharing the great accomplishments of these remarkable students here.


Youth voices: Passing the kindness forward

Alice Innocent tells a story about how meeting an IRC volunteer upon her arrival to America has changed her future.


Volunteer Appreciation Week 2020

For National Volunteer Appreciation Week, we are highlighting some of our volunteers who have helped the IRC in Dallas this year.


Serving our community during COVID-19

Even though the IRC in Dallas’ physical offices had to close due to COVID-19, our work did not stop. Read about how our departments are evolving and changing to provide the same level of service in this time of crisis.


Giving Tuesday Now: May 5th

Join us on May 5th for #GivingTuesday Now, a global movement to support nonprofit organizations serving communities during the pandemic.