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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.


Refugee Advocacy Day in Austin

Join the IRC and other organizations to advocate for refugees at the state capital!


10 Ways to Help Refugees & Immigrants in Dallas

Dallas has a long history of welcoming the most vulnerable people to rebuild their lives in Texas. Let us live up to that tradition and meet all our neighbors with kindness and compassion. Here are some ways you can take action today!


IRC in Dallas Youth Meet Former Secretary of State

IRC in Dallas Youth, Frishta and Manar, Meet Former Secretary of State, Hon. Madeleine Albright.


Tufts University Reviews Resettlement of Dallas' Refugees

Students from Tufts University assess Financial Integration for IRC in Dallas' clients.


Webinar: Addressing the future of refugee resettlement in the US

March 7, 2019

Join this webinar briefing with the International Rescue Committee to learn about the current and future status of refugee resettlement in the US and hear about some of our special program to help refugees rebuild their lives. Resettlement is an important part of IRC’s work with refugees. Learn about the comprehensive services the IRC provides within the first months of a refugee’s arrival in the United States as well as the current state of refugee resettlement in the US.


IRC in Texas Finance Manager celebrated 20th anniversary

Nihada Sosevic, Finance Manager, celebrates 20 years with the International Rescue Committee


Thank you from the IRC in Texas

At the end of 2018, generous supporters in Texas and across the United States donated over $40,000 to the IRC in Texas


Giving a Home for the Holidays

For the fourth year running, the Dallas community has shown our refugee and immigrant families just how welcoming our city can be.  Home for the Holidays, our annual giving program, has expanded to help 60 families during this holiday season. That is 243 mothers, fathers, brothers, and sisters whose lives were changed by our community.


Report Card: Academic Coaching Program Receives A+

After its first semester, the IRC in Dallas is excited to see great progress in its Academic Coaching Program


Youth Voices: 200 Miles to Safety

Kudus Weldetensae shares his story of fleeing Eritrea through the desert - abandoned, scared, and only ten-years-old.