News from Dallas, TX
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.
Adopt A Family This Holiday Season!
In this tumultuous year, share true Texan generosity and show our refugee families that they are welcome and wanted in America.
From New Arrival to Mayor's Intern: Seeing the IRC from Both Sides
Rooha Haghar spent this past summer as the IRC in Dallas' first ever Dallas Mayor's Intern Fellow. We asked her to write about her experience both as a client and an intern with the IRC.
New Mobile App Helps IRC Clients in Dallas
Technology developed by a Dallas caseworker is providing a simple online guide to essential local services for refugees and immigrants.
A Place to Call Home
Former client and current staff member, Sian Khai, purchases his family's first home.
The IRC in Dallas offers a variety of unpaid internships for recent graduates and students currently enrolled in an educational institution.
Group Volunteer Opportunities
The IRC in Dallas offers team oriented activities throughout the year. These activities range from group work days at a refugee garden to organizing a donation drive. Gather your corporate team, co-workers, family or friends and get involved!
Help support IRC staff around the office by greeting clients and assisting with admin. tasks.
Civics volunteers help tutor refugees for their citizenship exam.
Saturday Donations Volunteer
Help sort and organize goods that have been donated to the organization.
New Roots Garden Volunteer
Help harvest vegetables at the New Roots garden.